Outdoor Activities

Alpaca Farm Tour at Apple Hill Farm

Apple Hill Farm, a working farm, offers guided walking tours at 2pm year round. The farm is home to alpacas, angora goats, donkeys and much more. Enjoy magnificent mountain views, wooded footpaths and landscaped gardens which provide the ultimate picturesque setting for Apple Hill Farm's animals and visitors. This guided walking tour of the farm allows you to get up close and personal with the animals that work and play on the farm. Every animal has a specific job and many have a story as well!
45 minutes
Water Sports

Watauga River Small-Group Rafting from Elizabethton

When visiting the Appalachian Mountains of TN/NC, a river adventure is a must! The Watauga River rafting trip is ideal for families with small children as young as 3 years old, as well as the kid in everyone. Gentle rolling class I and II rapids, and one exciting class III, compliment this serene float trip through the Tennessee foothills where farms and wildlife dot the landscape surrounding this beautiful river. Private parking, picnic areas, hot showers, restroom facilities and changing rooms are all provided for your convenience. If you're looking for a vacation full of excitement and memories, a Watauga River rafting adventure is just right for you! Choose from one of two departure times when you book.
2.5 hours