Nantahala Ice Breaker 2016

On January 16, 2016 we held our 5th annual Nantahala Ice Breaker!  From it’s humble beginnings when Jimmy Jones organized a small group that included Randy Barfield, Tony Butler, Josh Howell, Brian Paradis, Chad Copeland and Josh Purvis to eventually grow into...

Paddling Friends

Who do you like paddling with?There are lots of traits that make for good paddling friends. They need to be reliable and show up when they said they would. They should be easy to get along with. They should be competent or at least making a serious effort to learn....

GCA – Help Wanted

NOC Canoe Club Challenge, Round 1Looking to mix up your usual paddling routine? We’ll have a challenging, but “first‐timer friendly” slalom course  set up between the bridges, and we’ll be timing boaters’ runs through the course from...

Nantahala History

The river bed in the vicinity of NOC was altered 70 or 80 years ago to accommodate the addition of railroad service through the area.  There used to be a big ox bow that went around the hill currently along side Wesser Falls.  Wesser Falls was created by...