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Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III-IV+(V+)
Length: 4 miles
Average Gradient: 70 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 34.8162
Longitude: -83.7269

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 34.85929
Longitude: -83.7211


Paddling Rivers Near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

   Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Towns County, 1 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V+) - 4 miles long (High Shoals Creek Trailhead to US 17)

   Chattahoochee River, White/Habersham/Hall County, 5 miles away
      Class II-IV - 7 miles long (USFS Road 44 to Robertson)

   Mud Creek, Habersham/Hall County, 6 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Road to Chatahoochee)

   Moccasin Creek, Rabun County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV(V+) - 5 miles long (Wildcat Road to Lake Burton)

   Chattahoochee River, White/Habersham/Hall County, 7 miles away
      Class I-II - 16 miles long (Robertson to GA Route 115)

   Dodd Creek, White County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 3 miles long (Ravencliff Trail to GA 348)

   Hiawassee River, Clay/Cherokee County, 13 miles away
      Class I-II - 18.3 miles long (Hayesville to US Route 64)

   Tallulah River, Rabun County, 13 miles away
      Class V - 3 miles long (Tate Branch Campground to Coleman River)

   Helton Creek, Union County, 15 miles away
      Class -blank- - 3 miles long (US 19 to Nottelly River)

   Frogtown Creek, Lumpkin County, 15 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 2.9 miles long (US 19 to US 19 at Turners Corner)

   Tallulah River, Towns/Rabun County, 16 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 5.5 miles long (GA/North Carolina State Line to Tate Branch Campground)

   Coleman River, Rabun County, 16 miles away
      Class V - 2.7 miles long (Coleman River Road to Tallulah River)


Hotels near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

Lake Chatuge Lodge, Hiawassee
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5.4 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites HIAWASSEE, Hiawassee
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7 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Helen, GA, Helen
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7.8 miles away
Quality Inn Helen, Helen
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7.8 miles away
SureStay Hotel Helen Downtown, Helen
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7.8 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Helen, Helen
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7.8 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Helen, Helen
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7.8 miles away
Hampton Inn Helen On The River, Helen
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7.8 miles away
Red Roof Inn Helen, Helen
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7.8 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites HELEN, Helen
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7.9 miles away
Econo Lodge Helen, Helen
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8 miles away
Jameson Inn And Suites Helen, Helen
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8.1 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

   Appalachian Campground, Hiawassee, 1 miles away

   Swallow Creek Wildlife Management Area - Indian Grave Gap Rd, Sautee Nacoochee, 2 miles away

   Enota Resort and Campground, Hiawassee, 3 miles away

   Enota Mountain Retreat, Hiawassee, 3 miles away

   Enchanted Valley RV Park, Hiawassee, 3 miles away

   Swallow Creek Wildlife Management Area - Corbin Creek Rd North, Hiawassee, 3 miles away

   Blue Mt Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Sautee Nacoochee, 3 miles away


Marinas Near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

   Boundary Waters Resort & Marina, Hiawassee, 7 miles away

   Yacht Club Mermaid, Hiawassee, 10 miles away

   Chatuge Cove Marina, Hayesville, 10 miles away

   Blairsville Docks Unlimited, Blairsville, 16 miles away

   Anchorage Marine, Clayton, 17 miles away


Trails near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

   Arkaquah Trail, Union , 9 miles away

   Raven Cliff Falls Trail, White , 9 miles away

   Coosa Backcountry Trail, Union , 14 miles away

   DeSoto Falls Trail, Lumpkin , 15 miles away


Public Lands Near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 52 miles away

   Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Atlanta - GA, 64 miles away

   Unicoi State Park, Georgia, 6 miles away

   Moccasin Creek State Park, Georgia, 9 miles away

   Chattahoochee National Forest, Georgia, 11 miles away

   Vogel State Park, Georgia, 15 miles away

   Black Rock Mountain State Park, Georgia, 22 miles away


Lakes Near Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia:

   Chatuge Lake, Clay , 11 miles away

   Lake Qualatchee, White , 12 miles away

   Lake Burton, Rabun , 13 miles away



Current weather conditions at Hiwassee River and High Shoals Creek, Georgia
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Local climate location: BLAIRSVILLE EXP STN 21 miles away






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