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First Broad, North Carolina

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AW Class: I-III
Length: 15 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.5329
Longitude: -81.79571

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.47549
Longitude: -81.6737


Paddling Rivers Near First Broad, North Carolina:

   First Broad, Cleveland/ Rutherford County, 5 miles away
      Class I-III - 15 miles long (Route 1726 Bridge to Route 1529 Bridge)

   Catawba River - Henry Fork, Burke County, 14 miles away
      Class I-III - 18 miles long (Rich Mtn Road to Warlick Chapel Road)

   Catawba River, McDowell/Burke County, 14 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.5 miles long (Route 1223 Bridge Route 1147 Bridge)

   Broad River, Rutherford County, 18 miles away
      Class I-II - 20.2 miles long (US Route 221 South Bridge to South Carolina Route 10 Bridge)

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

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 23 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 4 miles long (Below Brown Mountain Beach to Johns River)

   Broad River, Cherokee/ York County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II - 17.9 miles long (South Carolina Route 18 Bridge to South Carolina Route 211 Bridge)

   Island Creek, Spartanburg County, 24 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Cornmill Road Close to Mayo to Pacolet River)

   Steels Creek, Burke County, 24 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.6 miles long (to Confluence with Upper Creek)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 24 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 1.9 miles long (National Forest sign to parking area above Brown MtNorth Beach)

   Catawba River - North Fork, McDowell County, 26 miles away
      Class II-III - 5.6 miles long (Route 1559 to Route 1552 Bridge)

   Broad River, Rutherford County, 26 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.8 miles long (Route 1181 to North Carolina Route 1004)


Hotels near First Broad, North Carolina:

Comfort Inn & Suites, Morganton
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12.1 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Morganton, Morganton
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12.5 miles away
Sleep Inn Morganton, Morganton
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13.4 miles away
Quality Inn Morganton, Morganton
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13.4 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Forest City, Forest City
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14.4 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Forest City, Forest City
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14.5 miles away
Holiday Inn Express FOREST CITY, Forest City
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14.8 miles away
AmericInn Boiling Springs, Boiling Springs
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15.5 miles away
Days Inn Shelby, Shelby
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16.8 miles away
The Firehouse Inn, Rutherfordton
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17.1 miles away
Hampton Inn Marion, Marion
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17.4 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Shelby, Shelby
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17.5 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near First Broad, North Carolina:

   South Mountains State Park - Family, Casar, 9 miles away

   South Mountains State Park - Family, Casar, 10 miles away

   Vein Mountain Gold Camp, Marion, 16 miles away

   The Lucky Strike Gold and Gem Mine and Campground, Marion, 16 miles away

   Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park, Marion, 16 miles away

   Lake James State Park, Nebo, 17 miles away

   Thermal City Gold Mine, Union Mills, 17 miles away


Marinas Near First Broad, North Carolina:

   Mimosa Boat Landing, Morganton, 14 miles away


Public Lands Near First Broad, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 57 miles away

   South Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 9 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 17 miles away

   Kings Mountain State Park, South Carolina, 33 miles away

   Crowders Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 34 miles away

   Croft State Park, South Carolina, 36 miles away


Lakes Near First Broad, North Carolina:

   Lake James, Burke , 15 miles away



Current weather conditions at First Broad, North Carolina
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Local climate location: MARION 19 miles away






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