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APPALACHIAN OUTFITTERS
We currently offer trips out of our three locations:

Dahlonega Canoe & Kayaking Outpost
Phone: 706.864.7117
Address: 2084 South Chestatee/Highway 60
City: Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
GPS: 34°30'28"N
83°58'25"W
Trips: Chestatee River
Yahoola Creek
Etowah River
Google Maps Link: Click Here


Dahlonega Tubing Outpost
Phone: 706.867.7116
Address: 1182 Golden Ave
City: Dahlonega, Georgia 30533
GPS: 34°30'33"N
-83°58'34"W
Trips: Tubing the Chestatee River
Google Maps Link: Click Here


Dawson Forest Canoe & Kayaking Outpost
Phone: 706.864.7117
Address: 5693 Kelly Bridge Rd
City: Dawsonville, Georgia 30534
GPS: 34°21'12"N
-84°12'21"W
Trips: Dawson Forest Trip
Google Maps Link: Click Here
Written Directions: Click Here




JANUARY & FEBRUARY
Closed - We do accomodate pre-arranged trips for large groups during the off-season.
MARCH
Open - Saturday and Sunday
APRIL & MAY
Open - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
JUNE, JULY & AUGUST
Open - EVERY DAY!!
SEPTEMBER
Open - Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday
OCTOBER
Open - Saturday and Sunday
NOVEMBER
Open - Saturday and Sunday BY RESERVATION ONLY
DECEMBER
Closed - We do accomodate pre-arranged trips for large groups during the off-season.
We are open on the following HOLIDAYS!
Easter · Memorial Day · July 4th · Labor Day · Columbus Day


RESERVATIONS: Highly recommended and may be secured by phone with a Visa or MasterCard number.

REFUNDS: Trips that need to be changed or cancelled due to weather or river conditions are done so with no obligation. Please give us a least 24 hours notice that you or your group must cancel your trip for any reason for a full refund.

GROUP RATES: We offer group discounts on all our trips providing ONE person handles reservations and payment.

10% DISCOUNT: On trips with 5-9 canoes, 10-19 kayaks or 10-19 tubes.

20% DISCOUNT: On trips with 10 canoes or more, 20 kayaks or more, or 20 tubes or more.

WHAT TO BRING:  (printer friendly version)

  • On the river wear clothing you don't mind getting wet or dirty. Bring a change of clothes for after your trip.
  • Wear something on your feet for protection - old running shoes, sandals or river shoes - NOT Flip-Flops!
  • Food or snacks in unbreakable containers. Bring plenty to drink on hot days.
  • Dress according to the weather. Shorts, bathing suit and t-shirts are great for hot days and wind breakers, wool or nylon shirts for cool days.
  • Sun protection, sunblock, hat and sunglasses.
  • Waterproof watch.
  • Leave all unneeded items like wallets, keys, pagers, etc. behind. We have a safe place to leave car keys at the outpost while you're on the river.
  • Dogs are welcome!

WHAT NOT TO BRING:

  • Alcoholic beverages.
  • Large coolers, styrofoam coolers, glass bottles.
  • Radios, non-waterproof cameras.


PLEASE, NO ALCOHOL, STYROFOAM OR LARGE COOLERS, RADIOS OR GLASS CONTAINTERS!!

Get on the River Faster! - - Download and Print our liability waiver.
Read and fill out completely and present at the desk when you arrive.
Highly recommended for large groups!

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