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Elk Creek, North Carolina

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AW Class: I-II
Length: 8.4 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.1198
Longitude: -81.49621

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.06949
Longitude: -81.4025


Paddling Rivers Near Elk Creek, North Carolina:

   Elk Creek, Wilkes County, 4 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.4 miles long (Route 1162 to Route 268 Bridge)

   Yadkin River, Caldwell/Wilkes County, 6 miles away
      Class I-II - 19.9 miles long (Route 268 Bridge to Route 1137)

   Reddies River, Wilkes County, 15 miles away
      Class I-II - 10 miles long (Route 1546 to North Wilkesboro)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Wahoo's Whitewater Rafting, Watauga County, 15 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Yadkin River, Wilkes County, 16 miles away
      Class I-II - 15 miles long (Route 1178 below West Kerr Scott Dam to Route 2327)

   Whitewater Outfitter - High Mountain Expeditions, Watauga County, 17 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Thunderhole Creek, Caldwell County, 17 miles away
      Class III+ - 3.5 miles long (Globe Road to Upton)

   Whitewater Outfitter - River & Earth Adventures, Watauga County, 17 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Boone Fork, Watauga County, 19 miles away
      Class III-IV(V+) - 4.5 miles long (Julian Price Park to Watauga)

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 21 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2 miles long (SR 1557 to North Carolina 105)

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (North Carolina Route 105 Bridge to US Route 321 Bridge)

   Johns River, Burke/Caldwell County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II - 6.5 miles long (Route 1328 to Route 1438)


Hotels near Elk Creek, North Carolina:

Comfort Inn Lenoir, Lenoir
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10.7 miles away
Days Inn Lenoir, Lenoir
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11.2 miles away
Red Carpet Inn Lenoir, Lenoir
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11.3 miles away
Green Park Inn Historic Hotels Of America, Blowing Rock
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14.6 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Boone, Boone
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15.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express BOONE, Boone
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15.4 miles away
Holiday Inn Express BLOWING ROCK SOUTH, Blowing Rock
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15.4 miles away
The Village Inn, Blowing Rock
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15.5 miles away
Hillwinds Inn, Blowing Rock
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15.5 miles away
Meadowbrook Inn And Suites, Blowing Rock
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15.7 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Boone NC, Boone
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15.9 miles away
Ridgeway Inn, Blowing Rock
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16 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Elk Creek, North Carolina:

   Rider's Roost, Ferguson, 4 miles away

   Green Mountain Park Resort, Lenoir, 9 miles away

   Hitchin Post RV Park, Deep Gap, 9 miles away

   Warrior Creek, Ferguson, 11 miles away

   Boone Fork, Patterson, 12 miles away

   Fort Hamby Park, Moravian Falls, 13 miles away

   Boone KOA, Boone, 13 miles away


Marinas Near Elk Creek, North Carolina:

   Wilkes Skyline Marina, Wilkesboro, 15 miles away

   R & N Marina, Hickory, 18 miles away

   Lake Hickory Marina, Hickory, 19 miles away


Public Lands Near Elk Creek, North Carolina:

   Mount Jefferson State Park, North Carolina, 18 miles away

   New River State Park, North Carolina, 18 miles away

   Grayson Highlands State Park, Virginia, 30 miles away

   South Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 30 miles away

   Stone Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 33 miles away


Lakes Near Elk Creek, North Carolina:

   Trout Lake, Watauga , 6 miles away

   W Kerr Scott Reservoir, Wilkes , 16 miles away

   Rhodhiss Lake, Caldwell , 18 miles away



Current weather conditions at Elk Creek, North Carolina
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Local climate location: BLOWING ROCK 2 miles away






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