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Straight Fork, North Carolina

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III-IV
Length: 4.6 miles
Average Gradient: 136 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.62179
Longitude: -83.21141

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.56549
Longitude: -83.2455


Paddling Rivers Near Straight Fork, North Carolina:

   Raven Fork, Swain County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 8 miles long (Job Corps Bridge to Confluence with Oconalufftee)

   Straight Fork, Swain County, 2 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.6 miles long (Round Bottom to Raven Fork)

   Raven Fork, Swain County, 2 miles away
      Class V+ - 4 miles long (Gorges to Confluence with Straight Fork)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Smokey Mountain Tubing, Swain County, 5 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Oconaluftee River, Swain County, 6 miles away
      Class II-III - 11.5 miles long (Smokemont Campground to Birdtown)

   Big Creek, Haywood County, 8 miles away
      Class V - 5.4 miles long (Walnut Bottom to NPS Campground)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Smokey Mountain Tubing, Swain County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Oconaluftee River, Swain County, 9 miles away
      Class III - 4 miles long (Quiet Walkway to Smokemont)

   Little Pigeon River - Middle Prong, Sevier County, 10 miles away
      Class V - 1.4 miles long (Ramsey Prong/ Eagle Rocks Prong confluence to Bridge at Trailhead)

   Cataloochee Creek, Haywood County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 6 miles long (Catalooche Campground to Waterville Lake)

   Little Pigeon River - Middle Prong, Sevier County, 11 miles away
      Class IV+ - 1.5 miles long (Ramsey's Cascade trailhead to Porters Creek confluence)

   Big Creek, Haywood County, 12 miles away
      Class IV - 2 miles long (NPS Campground to Confluence with Big Pigeon)


Hotels near Straight Fork, North Carolina:

Great Smokies Inn Cherokee, Cherokee
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7.6 miles away
Cherokee Lodge, Cherokee
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7.6 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Cherokee Smoky Mountains, Cherokee
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7.8 miles away
Comfort Suites Cherokee, Cherokee
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8.2 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Cherokee, Cherokee
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8.6 miles away
Days Inn Cherokee Near Casino, Cherokee
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8.7 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites CHEROKEE/CASINO, Cherokee
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9.1 miles away
Econo Lodge Cherokee, Cherokee
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9.2 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Cherokee, Cherokee
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9.4 miles away
Quality Inn Cherokee, Cherokee
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9.6 miles away
Hampton Inn Cherokee, Cherokee
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9.6 miles away
The Swag, Waynesville
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9.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Straight Fork, North Carolina:

   Round Bottom Campground, Swain County, 2 miles away

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Enloe Creek, Whittier, 2 miles away

   Indian Creek Campground, Cherokee, 2 miles away

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park - McGee Spring, Cosby, 3 miles away

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Spruce Mt, Maggie Valley, 3 miles away

   Balsam Mountain Campground, Swain County, 4 miles away

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Upper Chasteen, Cherokee, 5 miles away


Trails near Straight Fork, North Carolina:

   Baxter Creek Trail, Haywood , 11 miles away

   Asbury Trail, Haywood , 12 miles away


Public Lands Near Straight Fork, North Carolina:

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 21 miles away

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 46 miles away

   Nantahala National Forest, North Carolina, 31 miles away

   Panther Creek State Park, Tennessee, 39 miles away

   Francis Marion-Sumter National Forests, South Carolina, 40 miles away


Lakes Near Straight Fork, North Carolina:

   Waterville Lake, Haywood , 14 miles away



Current weather conditions at Straight Fork, North Carolina
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Local climate location: NEWPORT 7 miles away






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