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U.S. National Whitewater Center

The U.S. National Whitewater Center (USNWC) is dedicated to the promotion of the active, outdoor lifestyle. Since 2006, the USNWC has been promoting access to the outdoors for all levels of participants through its day-pass activities, instruction and outdoor school as well as festivals, yoga, films, races and other outdoor events. The USNWC’s 1,300 acres offers a wide variety of outdoor activities for all ages and skill levels. Guests can enjoy whitewater rafting and kayaking, flatwater kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, rock climbing, zip lines, ropes courses, various canopy tours and mountain biking on a 40-mile trail system.


5000 Whitewater Center Pkwy.
Charlotte, NC 28214
United States