About Edge of The World

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Jake Barrow

Edge of the World North Carolina is the Carolina’s leading family friendly outdoor adventure experience, www.edgeoworld.com/summer. Enjoy days of white water rafting, kayaking, and climbing experiences.

Edge of the World is conveniently located near Ashville and Boone North Carolina.

Celebrating 35 Years

“Mom and dad were driving home from a ski weekend at Beech Mountain, when they had this crazy idea to start Edge of the World.

“The next day they both resigned their teaching jobs, withdrew their retirement, sold the house, and a car, and never looked back!” states Jake Barrow.

Edge of World North Carolina is now managed by Jake Barrow.

Jake along with his amazing family and exceptional staff happily create fun family and group adventures from Memorial Day to Labor Day, Monday through Saturday.

EOW takes trips on Saturdays through mid-September.

Jake and his team have earned TripAdvisor’s top national awards for excellence.

“We are so blessed,” says Jake, “Thank you!”

Directions and Weather

See what the weather is doing on the river (link is http://www.accuweather.com/en/us/elizabethton-tn/37643/weather-forecast/335667)

  • Banner Elk, NC
    60°
    clear sky
    humidity: 87%
    wind: 2mph SSW
    H 79 • L 58
    68°
    Thu
    74°
    Fri
    78°
    Sat
    65°
    Sun
    64°
    Mon
    Weather from OpenWeatherMap