Paddleboarding Trips on the French Broad

  • All of our trips are unguided to allow guests to enjoy the trip at their own speed.
  • Our trips are on calm and slow-moving sections of the river, perfect for all experience levels.
  • SUPs can only hold one person, so all SUPers must be at least 13 years old
  • 210 pound weight limit

Monday-Thursday: 11am, 1pm, and 3pm
Friday – Sunday: 10am – 3pm on the hour


6 Miles – 2.5 hours – $45 per person
Meet at Hominy Creek

Choose from a single kayak, tandem kayak, SUP, or Canoe

See the world-famous Biltmore Estate from a unique perspective, as you float through the lush grounds and have a picturesque view of the whole estate.
  • This trip is the best option for fishermen/women hoping to catch a big one!
  • Enjoy paddling by the Biltmore house, stables, and Antler Hill Village, and the winery.
  • The Biltmore is all private property, you cannot exit the river on this trip, but plan on having a cold one at our riverside bar at your take-out!
  • Fewer people, more wildlife and scenery make this a perfect trip for everyone!


6 Miles – 2.5 hours – $45 per person
Meet at 704 Riverside

Choose from a single kayak, tandem kayak, SUP, or Canoe

Stand Up Paddleboarding in Asheville, we have rentals and salesSee Asheville from a different perspective! This urban float carves through the River Arts District, home to over 150 artists’ studios along the French Broad River.
  • Paddle past artisan studios, smell nearby restaurants, and local parks
  • Feeling adventurous? Try paddling upstream on the Swannanoa River for an invigorating peek of the majestic Biltmore Estate. (only possible at spring/fall water levels)
  • Smell the BBQ cooking along the way!
  • Browse our full retail shop while you wait for your trip to depart.
  • Finish your trip with a beer at both our locations – Hominy Creek or our Shop!


Rent the 6-person SUP!
Check out this day-long, party barge rental for your next trip on the river.

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