Private River Arts District
Paddleboard Tour

Asheville, NC

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Enjoy unique and unparalleled views of Asheville as you float the French Broad River on this Private River Arts District Paddleboard Tour!

  • Indulge in a private tour with TripAdvisor’s highest ranked Asheville watersport company
  • Learn the basics of stand-up paddleboarding (SUP) from a certified instructor
  • Uncover the vibrant culture of Asheville’s River Arts District as you paddle 4 miles on the French Broad River
  • Perfect for beginners and SUP experts, this Private River Arts District Paddleboard Tour provides a whole new way to explore Asheville!

Asheville, NC

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April - October:
Daily - 5:30 AM to 8:00 PM

Essential Information
  • No experience necessary
  • Life jackets, paddleboards, paddles, and a small dry bag are included
  • Participants must be at least 10 years old or older
  • Maximum individual participant weight is 260 pounds
This experience lasts approximately 3 hours and covers 4 miles of the French Broad River.
Experience Provider Info
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Maximum Participants
This is a private tour for your group and can accommodate up to 10 participants.
This is only for those booked on the food tour.
Weather Dependent
This experience runs rain or shine. Always contact the experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Wear comfortable clothes and shoes that you do not mind getting wet.
What should I bring?

In addition to swimming gear for the river, optional items include sunscreen, sunglasses, a waterproof camera, and an extra change of clothes. 

Is there free parking?

Yes! You can park for free near the meeting location for this tour.

Is this experience weather dependent?

The weather in Asheville is unpredictable—especially during the summer. This tour runs rain or shine. In extreme cases or if the experience provider determines the river to be unsafe, you will have the opportunity to reschedule your tour.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 30 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 72 hours prior to the experience. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel and reschedule at least 72 hours prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

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