Enjoy a peaceful float down the gentle French Broad River as it winds through the estate. Sit back and relax as a knowledgeable guide paddles your raft, or choose a single or tandem kayak for a self-guided experience. Call us for details and reservations.

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Guided Raft Trip

Sit back, relax, and take in the breathtaking beauty of the estate while your knowledgeable guide paddles your raft down the French Broad River.

Participants must be at least 3 years old, weigh at least 35 lbs, and no more than 250 lbs. Maximum of six participants per raft, 12 participants per time slot. To participate in this activity, guest must have a daytime ticket, a Biltmore Annual Pass, or a stay at one of the estate’s splendid overnight properties.


$60 per guest (Ages 3 & Up)


9 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m., and 4 p.m. daily




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