When is HRC open?
Hometown River Co. will greet guest FRIDAY - SUNDAY. Our hours of operation are 8:00am - 6:00pm, FRIDAY- SUNDAY. During these hours you can call us @ (336) 404-1616 or stop by for more information and to schedule your river run adventure time!
We offer TWO SELF GUIDED TRIPS:
*Ronda to Crater Park. This run is approximately 7-miles it can take on average 3-4.5+ hours depending on water levels, tube vs. kayak and if you paddle or simply float .
*Roaring River to Crater Park and this run is approximately 11-miles and can take on average 4-6+ hours depending on water levels, tube vs. kayak and if you paddle or simply float.
We offer 90 minute intervals for our shuttle times. Shuttle are scheduled by reservation only, simply call us and we will do our best to get you on the water at a time that works for you. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your shuttle time. This will insure your are fitted properly for all equipment and that your check-in is complete.
Sorry, but we do not shuttle pets.
THINGS TO KNOW:
All Trips are SELF GUIDED!!
You can take your time making your way back to us but EVERYONE must be back at HRC by 6:00pm!!!
*Late Returns will be charged $10 per person, per 15 minute interval*
It is each participants responsibility to practice water safety, this includes wearing life vests at all times!
Children ages 12 & under are required by NC Law to wear life vests at all times while on waterways!
Due to safety & liability a child under the age of five (5) years old cannot be allowed in rental equipment.
What Do I Need To Bring?
Here at HRC we strive to make your experience as enjoyable and stress free as possible! Whether you are an avid water explorer or a first time kayaker we are here to help.
*Pack your hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and water shoes/old shoes are highly recommended!!!
(flip-flops not recommended)
*Pack plenty of water and a snack for the trip.
*Dress in layers. What starts out as a cool morning can quickly become a heated noon time float!
*Bring a towel & clothes to freshen up in our spacious changing rooms when you return.
*Most importantly bring a great smile and be ready to have fun!
*If you do forget a necessity we will help you find it.