Where is the best whitewater rafting in the Southern U.S.?

I want to take a spring whitewater rafting trip in the U.S., but I hate being cold. Where should I go?

Mar 28, 2012
Outside Magazine
Big Bend

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You’re not necessarily guaranteed to find anywhere exceptionally warm in the spring, but I do have some suggestions in mind—all in the southern half of the country, as you might expect. Try these trips to get away from the chill.

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