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Catawba River, North Carolina

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 12 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.63669
Longitude: -82.1439

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.7065
Longitude: -82.03351


Paddling Rivers Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Catawba River, McDowell/Burke County, 4 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (Route 1234 Bridge to US Route 221 Bridge)

   Curtis Creek, McDowell County, 7 miles away
      Class IV+ - 7 miles long (Close to Old Fort)

   Catawba River - North Fork, McDowell County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III - 5.6 miles long (Route 1559 to Route 1552 Bridge)

   Toe River - South, Avery/ Mitchell/ Yancey County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 22.5 miles long (Carolina Hemlocks Camp to Route 1131)

   Broad River, Rutherford County, 15 miles away
      Class I-II - 7.4 miles long (Lake Lure Dam to Route 1181)

   Broad River, Rutherford County, 16 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.8 miles long (Route 1181 to North Carolina Route 1004)

   Rocky Broad River, Henderson/Buncombe County, 16 miles away
      Class IV-V - 3.6 miles long (Bridge at Flat Creek Road to Bridge at US Route 64)

   Catawba River - North Fork, Burke County, 18 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2.5 miles long (Linville)

   Rocky Broad River, Henderson/Rutherford County, 19 miles away
      Class IV-V - 3.5 miles long (Along Route 64/74 to Lake Lure at Chimney Rock)

   Linville River, Burke County, 19 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 16.4 miles long (Linville Falls to Lake James)

   Catawba River, McDowell/Burke County, 19 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.5 miles long (Route 1223 Bridge Route 1147 Bridge)

   Green River, Polk County, 20 miles away
      Class I-II - 17.2 miles long (North Carolina Route 9 below Lake Adger Dam to North Carolina Route 1005)


Hotels near Catawba River, North Carolina:

Comfort Inn Marion, Marion
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4.1 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Marion, Marion
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7.3 miles away
Super 8 Marion NC, Marion
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7.3 miles away
Hampton Inn Marion, Marion
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9.2 miles away
Springmaid Mountain, Spruce Pine
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14.8 miles away
Super 8 Black Mountain, Black Mountain
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15.9 miles away
Quality Inn Black Mountain, Black Mountain
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16.3 miles away
The 1927 Lake Lure Inn And Spa, Lake Lure
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16.7 miles away
The Firehouse Inn, Rutherfordton
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19.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express FOREST CITY, Forest City
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22.8 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Forest City, Forest City
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23.2 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Forest City, Forest City
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23.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Tom Johnson Camping Center Rally Park, Marion, 2 miles away

   Buck Creek Campgrounds, Marion, 3 miles away

   Triple C Campground, Marion, 4 miles away

   Mountain Stream RV Park, Marion, 5 miles away

   Catawba Falls Campground, Old Fort, 7 miles away

   Sky Island Retreat and Campground, Old Fort, 7 miles away

   Curtis Creek, Old Fort, 7 miles away


Trails near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Bald Mountain Trail, McDowell , 7 miles away


Public Lands Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 33 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 13 miles away

   Mount Mitchell State Park, North Carolina, 13 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 30 miles away

   Cherokee National Forest, Tennessee, 31 miles away

   South Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 32 miles away


Lakes Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Bald Mountain Lake, Rutherford , 13 miles away

   Lake Lure, Rutherford , 15 miles away

   Lake Tomahawk, Buncombe , 17 miles away

   Lake James, Burke , 18 miles away



Current weather conditions at Catawba River, North Carolina
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Local climate location: CELO 9 miles away






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