Location & Reservations

How to make reservations: Simply call 423-299-9625.

Because of the popularity of our trips, reservations are strongly recommended, even if you call just before a trip. However, if you happen to be in the area, we gladly welcome last minute walk-ins on a space available basis.

Booking and cancellation policies:

Sunburst Adventures maintains a strict "no refunds" policy due to the nature of our business and scheduling requirements. You may reschedule at any time within 24 hours notice prior to your your scheduled trip date and time. You may also request a "rain check" for the full amount paid valid through the next years river season. Cancellations within 24 hours or "no Shows" forfeit all payments received. Sunburst Adventures operates rain or shine, hot or cold, with the exception of flood stage in imminent severe storms. Trips are not cancelled due to weather. In the event the Ocoee River Authorities prevent trips launching at your scheduled time, Sunburst Adventures will reschedule at your earliest convenience , and upon availiability. . Thank you for choosing Sunburst Adventures for your White Water Rafting Adventure, we look forward to seeing you and your group.

Where are we?


Take 1-75 North to Highway 411 just past Cartersville (use exit 293). Turn North on 411 and drive all the way into Tennessee. Nine miles past the state line you will come to Hwy. 64. Turn east and drive 3 miles and cross the lower Ocoee River. Turn left on the first road past the bridge. This is Welcome Valley Road. Sunburst is 1 mile down Welcome Valley Road on the right.


Take 1-75 North to the "64 bypass East" (use exit 20). Drive 6 miles on the bypass and take "64 East-Ocoee exit." Drive 10 miles east on 64 and cross over the lower Ocoee River bridge. Turn left on Welcome Valley Road. Sunburst is 1 mile down Welcome Valley Road on the right.


Take Hwy 321 South and West through Townsend to Maryville. In Maryville take Hwy 411 South to Benton. In Benton go through the stop light for about a mile. Take the blacktop road across from the Citgo Service Station (Welcome Valley Road), go 3.2 miles. Sunburst will be on your left.


Take 1-75 South to Athens and get on Hwy 30 East (use exit 49). Drive 13 miles through Athens to Hwy 411. Turn south on 411 and follow to Benton, about 15 miles. In Benton go through the stop light for about a mile. Watch for Sunburst sign on the right. Take blacktop road (Welcome Valley Road) across from the Citgo Service Station, follow for 3.2 miles and Sunburst will be on the left side.


Drive into Tennessee from Murphy, NC on Hwy. 64 West. Twenty five miles past the state line you will have passed by the Ocoee River and will be driving by Parksville Lake. When the road veers away from the lake, look for Riverside Restaurant on the left. Take the first right hand turn after the Ocoee Gondolier restaurant. This will be Welcome Valley Road. Sunburst is 1 mile down on the right.