Scenic/peaceful canoing, kayaking and tubing. Excellent water quality provides homes to a variety of wildlife and waterfowl including ospreys, bald eagles, mink, muskrat, deer and even occasional bear. Perfect setting for river excursions. Local outfitters: BackCountry Outdoors 18 Pisgah Highway, Pisgah Forest, (828) 884-4262; Davidson River Outfitters, 4 Pisgah Forest Highway, Pisgah Forest. ,(828)-877-4181; Headwaters Outfitters, Hwys 64 West & Hwy 178, Rosman, (828) 877-3106.