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Elk River, North Carolina

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AW Class: IV-V(V+)
Length: 4.8 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.19839
Longitude: -81.9703

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.249
Longitude: -81.90001


Paddling Rivers Near Elk River, North Carolina:

   Elk River, Avery (NC)/Carter (TN) County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 4.8 miles long (Route 130 to bridge above Sone Mtn Church Tennessee)

   Elk River, Carter and Avery County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Big Falls to Poga Rd)

   Elk River, Avery County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V - 8.4 miles long (Route 1326 to Route 1305)

   Elk River, Carter County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III - 4.3 miles long (Route 2520 to US 321 bridge Close to Elk Mills)

   Watauga, Watauga / Johnson County, 4 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.9 miles long (Guys Ford Bridge to Watauga Lake)

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 4 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.9 miles long (Guys Ford Bridge to Watauga Lake)

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (US Route 321 Bridge to Route 1200)

   Whitewater Outfitter - High Mountain Expeditions, Avery County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Doe River, Carter County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 4.6 miles long (Crabtree to Blevins Bridge on Bear Gauge Road)

   North Toe River, Avery County, 12 miles away
      Class II - 10 miles long (Plumtree to Bush Rd/Rt. 19E)

   Lost Cove Creek, Avery County, 13 miles away
      Class -blank- - 8 miles long (Main)

   Doe River - Laurel Fork, -blank- County, 13 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 5 miles long (Dennis Cove to Hampton)


Hotels near Elk River, North Carolina:

Jackalope's Mountain Lodge, Banner Elk
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3.8 miles away
Banner Haven Bed And Breakfast, Banner Elk
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5.5 miles away
Best Western Mountain Lodge At Banner Elk, Banner Elk
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6.6 miles away
Blue Ridge Village, Banner Elk
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8.2 miles away
Highland Hills Cabins, Boone
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16.3 miles away
Super 8 Boone NC, Boone
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16.7 miles away
Springmaid Mountain, Spruce Pine
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17.9 miles away
Heavenly Mountain Bed And Breakfast And Health Spa, Boone
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18 miles away
Comfort Suites Boone, Boone
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18.1 miles away
InnPlace Hotel Boone, Boone
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18.3 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Boone Near App State, Boone
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18.3 miles away
Courtyard Boone, Boone
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18.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Elk River, North Carolina:

   Mountaineer Falls Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Elk Park, 4 miles away

   Apple House Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Elk Park, 6 miles away

   Grandfather Campground and Cabins, Banner Elk, 7 miles away

   Pappy's Marina and Campground, Butler, 9 miles away

   Overmountain Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Roan Mountain, 10 miles away

   Down By The River Campground, Newland, 10 miles away

   Moreland Gap Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Roan Mountain, 11 miles away


Marinas Near Elk River, North Carolina:

   Pioneer Landing Campground, Butler, 5 miles away

   Pappy's Marina and Campground, Butler, 9 miles away

   Lakeshore Marina, Hampton, 13 miles away

   Fish Springs Marina, Hampton, 17 miles away

   Lake View Dock, Bristol, 20 miles away


Trails near Elk River, North Carolina:

   Laurel Fork Trail, Carter , 9 miles away

   Yancey Ridge Trail, Avery , 15 miles away


Public Lands Near Elk River, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 55 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 11 miles away

   Sycamore Shoals State Park, Tennessee, 16 miles away

   Cherokee National Forest, Tennessee, 21 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 28 miles away

   Mount Mitchell State Park, North Carolina, 34 miles away


Lakes Near Elk River, North Carolina:

   Wildcat Lake, Avery , 6 miles away

   Watauga Lake, Carter , 14 miles away

   South Holston Lake, Sullivan , 20 miles away



Current weather conditions at Elk River, North Carolina
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Local climate location: BRISTOL WSO AP 21 miles away






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