Snowbird Family Day - Free event hosted in partnership with the Snowbird Recreation Department and Nantahala Racing Club

Snowbird Family Day

Date: July 9th, 2016
Time: 11-1pm
Cost: Free!
Age: All ages
Location: Snowbird Creek @ the Snowbird Recreation Department
54 Snowbird School Road, Robbinsville, NC 28771

Join the Snowbird Recreation Center and Nantahala Racing Club for a family float down Snowbird Creek on Sunday, June 5, from 2 to 4 pm.

Snowbird Recreation Department has joined forces with Nantahala Racing Club and Endless River Adventures to host this free community event. Participants will have an opportunity to try out a kayak or just chill out and float the creek in a tube.

River professionals and volunteers will supervise to make sure everyone stays safe and has a good time.

Event Details

Prerequisites: This beginner-friendly river trip is suitable for children as young as 6. No prior experience is necessary.
Equipment: All equipment is provided by Nantahala Outdoor Center and Endless River Adventures. Parents will ride in tubes, and kids will have a chance to try a kayak.


Pre-registration: Let us know you’re coming! Please RSVP via Facebook.

What to Bring:

  • Bathing suit
  • Shorts
  • Water shoes
  • Water bottle
  • Sunscreen

Event Schedule

Sunday, June 5
Time Location
Welcome, Introductions & Orientation 2 pm Snowbird Rec. Dept.
Float & Fun on Snowbird Creek 2:30 pm Snowbird Creek
Hot dog picnic 3 pm Snowbird Rec. Dept.

Interested in growing your whitewater skills, looking for a friendly community of fellow paddlers, or possibly exploring the world of whitewater competition? Join Us!