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Fires Creek, North Carolina

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QUICK STATS
AW Class:
Length: 5 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.1231
Longitude: -83.78731

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.108
Longitude: -83.8388


Paddling Rivers Near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

   Fires Creek, Clay County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 8 miles long (Two miles above Horse Park to Leatherwood Falls)

   Fires Creek, Clay County, 2 miles away
      Class -blank- - 5 miles long (Mule Flats to Arch Bridge)

   Hiawassee River, Clay/Cherokee County, 5 miles away
      Class I-II - 18.3 miles long (Hayesville to US Route 64)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Carolina Outfitters Whitewater Rafting, Cherokee County, 11 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Appalachian Rivers Raft, Cherokee County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Snowbird Creek, Graham County, 12 miles away
      Class III-IV - 12 miles long (Junction to First Bridge Downstream)

   Nantahala River, Macon/Swain County, 13 miles away
      Class II+(III) - 8 miles long (Power Plant to Wesser)

   Nantahala River, Macon/Swain County, 13 miles away
      Class III - 3.2 miles long (Route 1310 Bridge to Highway 19)

   Nantahala River, Macon County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V - 0.7 miles long (FS Road 327 to 1310 Bridge)

   Whiteoak Creek, Macon County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 2 miles long (Above Nantahala Cascades)

   Santeetlah River, Graham County, 14 miles away
      Class II-IV - 5 miles long (Forest Service road 81 to Santeetlah Lake)

   Cheoah River, Graham County, 16 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7.1 miles long (Grocery Store to Calderwood Lake Boat Launch)


Hotels near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

Quality Inn Andrews, Andrews
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5.2 miles away
The Ridges Resort And Marina, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, Young Harris
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8.3 miles away
The Ridges Resort And Club Fieldstone Rs And Conf CT, Hiawassee
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8.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites HIAWASSEE, Hiawassee
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9.9 miles away
Lake Chatuge Lodge, Hiawassee
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11.6 miles away
Creekside Paradise, Robbinsville
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11.7 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Robbinsville, Robbinsville
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11.7 miles away
Hampton Inn Murphy, Murphy
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13.5 miles away
Best Western Of Murphy, Murphy
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13.6 miles away
Days Inn Murphy, Murphy
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15 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites MURPHY, Murphy
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16.6 miles away
Best Western Milton Inn, Blairsville
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17 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

   Bristol Horse Camp, Hayesville, 0 miles away

   Fires Creek Hunt Camp, Brasstown, 4 miles away

   River's Edge RV Park, Hayesville, 5 miles away

   Gibson Cove, Hayesville, 6 miles away

   Clay County Park, Hayesville, 6 miles away

   Jackrabbit Campground, Clay County, 7 miles away

   Purple Pony Cottage and Stables-Walnut Hollow Ranch, Hayesville, 7 miles away


Marinas Near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

   Chatuge Cove Marina, Hayesville, 8 miles away

   Yacht Club Mermaid, Hiawassee, 8 miles away

   Boundary Waters Resort & Marina, Hiawassee, 11 miles away

   Deyton Camp Boat Dock Rentals, Robbinsville, 13 miles away

   Santeetlah Marina, Lake Santeetlah, 14 miles away


Trails near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

   Arkaquah Trail, Union , 14 miles away

   Rufus Morgan Trail, Macon , 19 miles away

   Wesser Creek Trail, Swain , 19 miles away


Public Lands Near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 40 miles away

   Chattahoochee National Forest, Georgia, 20 miles away

   Vogel State Park, Georgia, 21 miles away

   Moccasin Creek State Park, Georgia, 22 miles away

   Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina, 22 miles away

   Unicoi State Park, Georgia, 23 miles away


Lakes Near Fires Creek, North Carolina:

   Chatuge Lake, Clay , 6 miles away

   Nantahala Lake, Macon , 12 miles away

   Santeetlah Lake, Graham , 15 miles away

   Bowen Lake, Union , 17 miles away



Current weather conditions at Fires Creek, North Carolina
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Local climate location: MURPHY 13 miles away






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