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Catawba River, North Carolina

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 8.5 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.72719
Longitude: -81.81031

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.74399
Longitude: -81.7718


Paddling Rivers Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Catawba River, McDowell/Burke County, 1 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.5 miles long (Route 1223 Bridge Route 1147 Bridge)

   Catawba River - Henry Fork, Burke County, 5 miles away
      Class I-III - 18 miles long (Rich Mtn Road to Warlick Chapel Road)

   Johns River, Burke/Caldwell County, 10 miles away
      Class I-II - 6.5 miles long (Route 1328 to Route 1438)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 4 miles long (Below Brown Mountain Beach to Johns River)

   Steels Creek, Burke County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.6 miles long (to Confluence with Upper Creek)

   First Broad, Cleveland/ Rutherford County, 11 miles away
      Class I-III - 15 miles long (Route 1726 Bridge to Route 1529 Bridge)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 12 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 1.9 miles long (National Forest sign to parking area above Brown MtNorth Beach)

   Upper Creek, Burke County, 14 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 17 miles long (Raven Cliff Gorge to FR 982)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Route 1328 Bridge to National Forest sign)

   Catawba River - North Fork, Burke County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2.5 miles long (Linville)

   Linville River, Burke County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 16.4 miles long (Linville Falls to Lake James)

   North Harper Creek, Avery/Caldwell County, 16 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 9 miles long (Wilson Creek Tributary)


Hotels near Catawba River, North Carolina:

Comfort Inn & Suites, Morganton
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6.6 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Morganton, Morganton
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6.8 miles away
Quality Inn Morganton, Morganton
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9.5 miles away
Sleep Inn Morganton, Morganton
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9.6 miles away
Super 8 Marion NC, Marion
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14.4 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Marion, Marion
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14.4 miles away
Hampton Inn Marion, Marion
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15.7 miles away
Comfort Inn Marion, Marion
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17 miles away
Springmaid Mountain, Spruce Pine
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18 miles away
Red Carpet Inn Lenoir, Lenoir
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21.1 miles away
Days Inn Lenoir, Lenoir
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21.1 miles away
Comfort Inn Lenoir, Lenoir
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21.2 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Rose Creek Family Campground, Morganton, 6 miles away

   Optimistic RV Resort, Morganton, 7 miles away

   Lake James State Park, Nebo, 8 miles away

   Daniel Boone Family Campground, Morganton, 8 miles away

   Brown Mt CUA Dispersed, Jonas Ridge, 10 miles away

   Playmore Beach Campground, Lenoir, 10 miles away

   Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park, Marion, 11 miles away


Marinas Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Mimosa Boat Landing, Morganton, 7 miles away


Trails near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Bald Mountain Trail, McDowell , 16 miles away

   Yancey Ridge Trail, Avery , 17 miles away


Public Lands Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 54 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 8 miles away

   South Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 14 miles away

   Mount Mitchell State Park, North Carolina, 33 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 33 miles away


Lakes Near Catawba River, North Carolina:

   Lake James, Burke , 3 miles away



Current weather conditions at Catawba River, North Carolina
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Local climate location: MARION 23 miles away






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