There’s Nothing Better Than North Carolina’s Natural Lazy River, Deep Creek, On A Summer’s Day

Floatin’ down the river, sippin’ a cold one, and tubing in North Carolina is nothing short of a summer dream. While you’ve likely heard of man-made lazy rivers at resorts at waterparks, few people realize that the Tar Heel State is blessed with natural options. Today, we’ll introduce you to a hidden gem of a tubing spot near Bryson City that offers fresh, cool mountain water, stunning mountain views, and even a few waterfalls. If you’re a fan of tubing in North Carolina, Deep Creek belongs at the top of your itinerary.

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Check out this brief YouTube video courtesy of Bryson City, North Carolina to see the natural lazy river in action:

Are you a fan of tubing in North Carolina? Learn more about the incredible tubing options in this part of the state.

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Address: Bryson City, NC 28713, USA