Traveling with teenagers can be a trying experience. Many teens are simply bored of the same ole, same ole. But not in the High Country! Our outdoor adventure is hugely popular with kids and adults, especially those sometimes hard-to-please teenagers.
Whitewater rafting is a fun activity for the entire family. There's nothing like that rush of adrenaline when you crash through the rapids. The High Country area offers several guided whitewater rafting services that make the adventure safe and fun. Click here for a list of guides
If the rapids aren't fast enough, try zooming down a zipline at speeds of up to 50 mph! There are several area zipline courses that offer a range of zipline courses. Click here for a list of zipline courses
Mountain biking is also a popular adventures for teens. There are several amazing mountain bike trails around including the newly opened Rocky Knob mountain bike park in Boone, and the trails around Kerr Scott Dam in Wilkes County. Click here for area mountain biking
In the winter, teens flock to our three area ski resorts and tubing resort for skiing, snowboarding and tubing. There are a range of slopes and all resorts offer lessons. Click here for area snow sports
And there is so much more! For more information about traveling to the High Country with your teen, call 800-438-7500.