Ocoee River Rafting and Outdoor Adventures – Welcome to Raft One
The #1 top rated white water rafting company on the Ocoee River
Welcome to Raft One the highest independently rated rafting company on the Ocoee River. Don’t take our word for it. Jump over to TripAdvisor and read all about us.
“Raft One is the best Rafting company hands down!” – Keyunte L, Warner Robins, Georgia – TripAdvisor
” I had so much fun and laughed so hard I cried!” – Denise B – Saint Louis, Missouri, – TripAdvisor
Are you ready to laugh, scream, get soaking wet and have the time of your life? Come rafting with us on the Ocoee river and see why Raft One has more 5 star TripAdvisor reviews than any other whitewater rafting company on the Ocoee River.
“Unforgettable… From beginning to very end, this company delivers.” – Kristy M, Tallapoosa, Georgia – TripAdvisor
“Raft One beats them all!!! These guys are genuine, courteous, and professional.” – LeighSmalley, Auburn, AL – TripAdvisor
Looking for an outdoor adventure outfitter for yourself, your family, friends, group or coworkers? You’ve come to the right place for Ocoee whitewater rafting! Learn More
Raft 1 Offers Loads of Ocoee River Rafting fun and Lodging for Visitors
Have fun surging down the Ocoee River with the spraying water misting around your face, and your family screaming in delight as you enjoy white water Ocoee rafting when you go on a guided rafting adventure with Raft 1 in Copperhill, Tenn. Besides rafting, you can also go on other adventures like zip lines and mountain biking, as well as stay in one of their rafting lodges.
Raft 1 is only two hours from the bustling city of Atlanta, Georgia, so Atlanta rafting enthusiasts can also ride the rapids without having to go far from home. It is one of the most popular spots in the Blue Ridge mountain area for not only rafters, but mountain bike riders and anyone else that loves the great outdoors.
What Kind of Ocoee River Rafting Trips Does Raft 1 Offer Customers?
Raft 1 offers several categories of trips down the Ocoee River starting in Copperhill, Tenn. Raft 1 offers a chance to experience Ocoee River rafting geared towards Class 1-4 river rapids levels for beginners through experts.
Raft rides can be taken from three sections of the Ocoee River: upper, lower, and middle, with each having at least five miles of river to travel along during the adventure. Most are Class 3, with a few stretches of other levels of water speeds.
There are trips that have slower moving water up to those with more involved rapids areas to maneuver your raft around. These let you experience the local scenery, wildlife and all of the beautiful sights and are over seen by experienced Raft 1 guides for your safety.
White Water Rafting Safety is number one at Raft 1
You and your family and friends will not only have the time of your life on your white water Ocoee Rafting adventure; you can be assured that Raft 1 has your safety in mind. Raft 1 guides are thoroughly trained and meet or exceed all Tennessee safety guideline requirements.
Preparation is also something Raft 1 encourages of its rafters and for that reason you need to bring a towel and some clothes to change into after your trip because you will get wet; it’s part of the excitement and fun!
You need to wear shorts and a t-shirt or a swimsuit, as well as shoes that won’t get knocked off during the Ocoee River rafting trip. Raft 1 will equip you and your fellow rafters with a life jacket, paddle and safety helmet.
Zipline Canopy Tour
Besides Ocoee River rafting, Raft 1 also offers other fun and exciting things to experience such as the zipline canopy tours. If you love speed and high places, this thrilling zipline tour races you through a mile of zipline cable with fantastic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Cherokee Forest areas. The zipline journey has exhilarating cargo nets and bridges to travel over during your excursion. It’s entertaining for the whole family!
Mountain Bike Rentals
If you want something else besides Ocoee rafting, then come see marvelous sights and get plenty of exercise when you go mountain biking with Raft 1. You don’t even have to bring your own mountain bike, because Raft 1 rents Gary Fisher brand mountain bikes riders of every size or riding ability, as well as bike helmets and water bottles. There are hundreds of trails to choose from on your mountain bike ride and the experts at Raft 1 can assist you in planning your route.
Raft 1 lodging can fit families, as well as groups
After an exciting day of Ocoee whitewater rafting, mountain bikes and ziplines, you and your group will be looking for a place to rest your weary heads. Have no fear, Raft 1 also offers a Rafting lodge that can hold up to 22 people in one place. There are two of these, so if you have a huge group such as a club or even a family reunion group, there is plenty of space for everyone. Just be sure to call ahead and let us know how many are in your group.
There is also a log cabin with five rooms that can hold 32 people upstairs and 32 people downstairs in single beds or you can bring your own tent and pitch it in the authorized areas. Campers all need to bring their own bedding and towels, but there is a small kitchen area with a microwave for your use, as well as a fire ring area for you to use to cook outside.
We also have picnic tables and grills you can use as well as men’s and women’s bath houses. Don’t forget to pack things like flashlights, lanterns, chairs, ground cloth, and anything else you would need on a normal camping trip.
Raft 1 can provide your family, friends or group with hours of exciting adventure through the exciting white water Ocoee rafting trips, mountain biking, zipline adventures and more, along with their beautiful scenery and wildlife. Come to Tennessee and experience the fun and beauty of the Blue Ridge area and have some excitement and fun at Raft 1!
We are your Ocoee River Rafting Experts. Come Rafting in Tennessee and have fun with us on the beautiful Ocoee River in Eastern Tennessee. We are actually close enough for people in Georgia and North Carolina to come and enjoy the thrilling experience of rafting the Ocoee.
Raft One operates whitewater rafting trips on the Ocoee River out of historic Copperhill and Chattanooga, TN. The river is located in the Cherokee National Forest and was the site of the 1996 Olympic Games Ocoee River Whitewater Competition. Class 1-5 rapids make the Ocoee River perfect for whitewater rafting. There are 3 sections of river for Ocoee River rafting: the Upper Section, Middle Section, and Lower Section each offer roughly 5 miles of Ocoee rafting FUN! Your Ocoee whitewater rafting trip with Raft One on any of these 3 sections of the river will be the most memorable experience your group has ever had in or around the Ocoee River area.
Raft One is a customer-driven, Ocoee rafting outfitter, and we strive to stay the BEST outfitter on the Ocoee River. With close to twenty years of Ocoee River rafting experience, owners Brent and Dusty Rogers love what they do. They consider Raft One “for the people, by the people.” Both brothers can be found still leading Ocoee Whitewater trips down all 3 sections of the river. “Being personally involved lets us spend time with our customers; we want them to learn to love the Ocoee River as much as we do,” Dusty says. And according to Brent, “We want Raft One to be the company that our customers look forward to taking their Ocoee rafting trip with every year. Also, we want to know them on a first-name basis.”
Ocoee lodging – Group lodging for your Ocoee rafting adventure
One of the things that makes Raft One special is the lodging and amenities that we offer for our Ocoee group lodging guests. Stay with your own group in a Rafting lodge that is set up to accommodate 22 beds in one unit and another 22 beds in the other for a total of 44 people and its affordable for your entire group. We are one of the only Ocoee rafting companies that offers group lodging at such a low per night price. Our lodging is perfect for Boy Scout troops, Girl Scout Troops, youth group trips, Christian group travel, family reunions or any type of large group that is interested in a team building activity.
Got any great ideas to make your Ocoee River rafting trip better for everyone? Give us a call! Raft One are YOUR Ocoee River rafting experts and nothing is too big or small for our staff to accommodate. Raft One is proud to be the BEST Ocoee rafting outfitter on the river. Come whitewater rafting with us. Check out the rest of our website and give us a call with any questions or to book a trip!
Raft One is not affiliated in any way with Ocoee Rafting LLC of Ducktown, TN Any reference to this is merely a reference to the activity of rafting the Ocoee River.