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Upper Creek, North Carolina

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AW Class: III+(IV)
Length: 17 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.95349
Longitude: -81.87921

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.8269
Longitude: -81.7373


Paddling Rivers Near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

   Steels Creek, Burke County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.6 miles long (to Confluence with Upper Creek)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 1.9 miles long (National Forest sign to parking area above Brown MtNorth Beach)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 6 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 4 miles long (Below Brown Mountain Beach to Johns River)

   Upper Creek, Burke County, 6 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 17 miles long (Raven Cliff Gorge to FR 982)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 6 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Route 1328 Bridge to National Forest sign)

   Johns River, Burke/Caldwell County, 7 miles away
      Class I-II - 6.5 miles long (Route 1328 to Route 1438)

   North Harper Creek, Avery/Caldwell County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 9 miles long (Wilson Creek Tributary)

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

   Gragg Prong River, Avery County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.6 miles long (Roseboro to Lost Cove Creek)

   Linville River, Burke County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 16.4 miles long (Linville Falls to Lake James)

   Catawba River, McDowell/Burke County, 9 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.5 miles long (Route 1223 Bridge Route 1147 Bridge)

   Wilson Creek, Avery/Caldwell County, 9 miles away
      Class IV - 5 miles long (Upper Wilson)


Hotels near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

Days Inn & Suites Morganton, Morganton
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12.4 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites, Morganton
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12.5 miles away
Blue Ridge Village, Banner Elk
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13.5 miles away
Springmaid Mountain, Spruce Pine
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13.8 miles away
Quality Inn Morganton, Morganton
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14.3 miles away
Sleep Inn Morganton, Morganton
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14.3 miles away
Best Western Mountain Lodge At Banner Elk, Banner Elk
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14.9 miles away
Banner Haven Bed And Breakfast, Banner Elk
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15.9 miles away
Holiday Inn Express BLOWING ROCK SOUTH, Blowing Rock
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16.1 miles away
Green Park Inn Historic Hotels Of America, Blowing Rock
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16.4 miles away
Ridgeway Inn, Blowing Rock
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16.4 miles away
Meadowbrook Inn And Suites, Blowing Rock
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16.5 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

   Daniel Boone Family Campground, Morganton, 1 miles away

   Optimistic RV Resort, Morganton, 2 miles away

   Rose Creek Family Campground, Morganton, 3 miles away

   Brown Mt CUA Dispersed, Jonas Ridge, 5 miles away

   Mortimer, Collettsville, 7 miles away

   Playmore Beach Campground, Lenoir, 7 miles away

   Blue Ridge Pkwy - Linville Falls, Linville Falls, 10 miles away


Marinas Near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

   Mimosa Boat Landing, Morganton, 12 miles away


Trails near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

   Yancey Ridge Trail, Avery , 8 miles away

   Bald Mountain Trail, McDowell , 17 miles away


Public Lands Near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 54 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 11 miles away

   South Mountain State Park, North Carolina, 21 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 26 miles away

   Mount Mitchell State Park, North Carolina, 32 miles away

   Cherokee National Forest, Tennessee, 34 miles away


Lakes Near Upper Creek, North Carolina:

   Lake James, Burke , 8 miles away

   Wildcat Lake, Avery , 15 miles away



Current weather conditions at Upper Creek, North Carolina
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Local climate location: BANNER ELK 23 miles away






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