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Curtis Creek, North Carolina

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AW Class: IV+
Length: 7 miles
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.714
Longitude: -82.1913

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.6458
Longitude: -82.1606

Paddling Rivers Near Curtis Creek, North Carolina:

   Curtis Creek, McDowell County, 2 miles away
      Class IV+ - 7 miles long (Close to Old Fort)

   Catawba River, McDowell/Burke County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (Route 1234 Bridge to US Route 221 Bridge)

   Toe River - South, Avery/ Mitchell/ Yancey County, 7 miles away
      Class I-II - 22.5 miles long (Carolina Hemlocks Camp to Route 1131)

   Rocky Broad River, Henderson/Buncombe County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 3.6 miles long (Bridge at Flat Creek Road to Bridge at US Route 64)

   Catawba River - North Fork, McDowell County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III - 5.6 miles long (Route 1559 to Route 1552 Bridge)

   Broad River, Rutherford County, 14 miles away
      Class I-II - 7.4 miles long (Lake Lure Dam to Route 1181)

   Rocky Broad River, Henderson/Rutherford County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V - 3.5 miles long (Along Route 64/74 to Lake Lure at Chimney Rock)

   Swannanoa River, Buncombe County, 17 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.6 miles long (Main Bridge In Swannanoa to Azalea)

   Broad River, Rutherford County, 17 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.8 miles long (Route 1181 to North Carolina Route 1004)

   Green River, Polk County, 19 miles away
      Class I-II - 17.2 miles long (North Carolina Route 9 below Lake Adger Dam to North Carolina Route 1005)

   Catawba River - North Fork, Burke County, 21 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2.5 miles long (Linville)

   North Toe River, Avery County, 22 miles away
      Class II - 10 miles long (Plumtree to Bush Rd/Rt. 19E)

Hotels near Curtis Creek, North Carolina:

Comfort Inn Marion, Marion
9.8 miles away
Super 8 Black Mountain, Black Mountain
10.2 miles away
Quality Inn Black Mountain, Black Mountain
10.6 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Marion, Marion
13.3 miles away
Super 8 Marion NC, Marion
13.3 miles away
The 1927 Lake Lure Inn And Spa, Lake Lure
14.5 miles away
Hampton Inn Marion, Marion
14.7 miles away
Springmaid Mountain, Spruce Pine
17.6 miles away
20.5 miles away
Days Inn Asheville/Tunnel Road & I-40, Asheville
20.5 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites Biltmore East, Asheville
20.6 miles away
The Firehouse Inn, Rutherfordton
23.1 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Curtis Creek, North Carolina:

   Curtis Creek, Old Fort, 1 miles away

   Catawba Falls Campground, Old Fort, 3 miles away

   Mountain Stream RV Park, Marion, 4 miles away

   Sky Island Retreat and Campground, Old Fort, 5 miles away

   Black Mountain, Burnsville, 5 miles away

   Briar Bottom Group, Burnsville, 5 miles away

   Black Mountain Campground, Yancey County, 5 miles away

Trails near Curtis Creek, North Carolina:

   Bald Mountain Trail, McDowell , 12 miles away

Public Lands Near Curtis Creek, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 27 miles away

   Mount Mitchell State Park, North Carolina, 8 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 19 miles away

   Cherokee National Forest, Tennessee, 29 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 30 miles away

   Pisgah National Forest, North Carolina, 32 miles away

Lakes Near Curtis Creek, North Carolina:

   Lake Tomahawk, Buncombe , 11 miles away

   Bald Mountain Lake, Rutherford , 12 miles away

   Lake Lure, Rutherford , 14 miles away

   Spivey Lake, Buncombe , 19 miles away

Current weather conditions at Curtis Creek, North Carolina

Local climate location: CELO 11 miles away

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