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Don't want a guide? Are you more of a solo adventurer? Float, fish or tube down the Toe River in North Carolina. NCOA offers boat and tube rentals for fishing or paddle play! Reservation cost includes boats, paddles and PFD (aka life-jacket). Additional rental items include: Tie Down Straps,  Hand Pump, Electric Pump, Shuttle, Tubes.  Life jackets are required for all river activities for ages 13 and below.  Booking in advance is required!!!! To book you must call or email us as this option is not available for online booking.

Cost:  Boat Rates below do not include required deposit of $350. The deposit is held until the boats are returned and inspected for damage.

Full day boat rates (24 hours): $58 per boat

4-6 hours (pick up at 10 AM bring back  by 4 PM): $48

Boat options: 

  • 6 hard kayak sit on top kayaks (great for fishing, complete with a place to hold fishing poles, not recommended for over Class II rapids). 
  • 6 inflatable Thrill-Kat Kayaks. Kayaks come blown up. If storage is an issue you can rent a pump. Hand pumps and electric available.  


  • 15 Tubes (cost with boat rentals): $18
  • 2 pumps (hand): $15
  • Electric Pump (connects to car battery): $30
  • Tie Down Straps: $8 each

Shuttle is also available for reservation. Cost for shuttle is $20 per person.  Shuttle subject to availability. 

Contact us for availability

NC Outdoor Adventures,
1173 Whitson Branch Rd.
Bakersville NC 28705
Phone: (828) 260-4505
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