French Broad Outfitters is the only outfitter located north of town on the French Broad River, allowing us to offer an additional 6 miles of river.
  • All of our trips are unguided to allow guests to enjoy the trip at their own speed.
  • The trip times listed below are when the bus leaves, please be here at least 30 minutes prior to that time.
  • Rates listed below are per person, regardless of your vessel of choice.
  • All guests must be a minimum of 6 years old. Ages 6-12 and up can enjoy a tandem ride with an adult. 13 years old and older can navigate their own boat.

Monday-Thursday: 11am, 1pm, and 3pm
Friday – Sunday: 10am – 3pm (Bus leaves on the hour!)

HISTORIC BILTMORE TOUR – $40/person
6 Miles • 2.5 Hours
Meet at Hominy Creek

Solo Kayak

1 person per solo kayak (or 280 lbs)

Tandem Kayak

2 people per tandem kayak

SUP

1 person per SUP (or 220 lbs)

Canoe

Maximum of 2 adults and a child/dog per canoe

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RIVER ARTS DISTRICT – $40/person
6 Miles • 2.5 Hours
Meet at 704 Riverside

 

Solo Kayak

1 person per solo kayak (or 280 lbs)

Tandem Kayak

2 people per tandem kayak

SUP

1 person per SUP (or 220 lbs)

Canoe

Maximum of 2 adults and a child/dog

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fbr-from-brp-bridgeTHE ASHEVILLE EXPERIENCE TOUR – $60/person
12 Miles • 4-4.5 Hours
Meet at 704 Riverside

Last trip leaves at 1pm

Solo Kayak

1 person per solo kayak (or 280 lbs)

Tandem Kayak

2 people per tandem kayak

Canoe

Maximum of 2 adults and a child/dog per canoe

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TUBING TRIP – $20/person
4 Miles • 2-3 Hours
Meet at SMAC

Tubes Only

Cooler tubes available for an additional $5

 

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Multi-Day Trips

asheville-kayak-rentalCustom overnight float trips on the French Broad Paddle Trail!. 2-5 day long options can include camping equipment rental, shuttle, and/or canoe rentals.

More Information on Multi-Day Trips Here