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Watauga River, North Carolina

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-IV
Length: 2 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.1733
Longitude: -81.74591

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.1943
Longitude: -81.7454


Paddling Rivers Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 1 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (North Carolina Route 105 Bridge to US Route 321 Bridge)

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 1 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2 miles long (SR 1557 to North Carolina 105)

   Boone Fork, Watauga County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV(V+) - 4.5 miles long (Julian Price Park to Watauga)

   Whitewater Outfitter - River & Earth Adventures, Watauga County, 5 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - High Mountain Expeditions, Watauga County, 5 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Thunderhole Creek, Caldwell County, 6 miles away
      Class III+ - 3.5 miles long (Globe Road to Upton)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Wahoo's Whitewater Rafting, Watauga County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (US Route 321 Bridge to Route 1200)

   Whitewater Outfitter - High Mountain Expeditions, Avery County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Wilson Creek, Avery/Caldwell County, 8 miles away
      Class IV - 5 miles long (Upper Wilson)

   Gragg Prong River, Avery County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.6 miles long (Roseboro to Lost Cove Creek)

   Wilson Creek, Caldwell County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Route 1328 Bridge to National Forest sign)


Hotels near Watauga River, North Carolina:

Highland Hills Cabins, Boone
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3.5 miles away
Super 8 Boone NC, Boone
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3.7 miles away
Comfort Suites Boone, Boone
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5.1 miles away
InnPlace Hotel Boone, Boone
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5.2 miles away
Heavenly Mountain Bed And Breakfast And Health Spa, Boone
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5.2 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Boone Near App State, Boone
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5.3 miles away
Courtyard Boone, Boone
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5.4 miles away
Ridgeway Inn, Blowing Rock
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5.4 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Boone, Boone
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5.6 miles away
Meadowbrook Inn And Suites, Blowing Rock
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5.6 miles away
Sleep Inn Boone, Boone
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5.6 miles away
Hillwinds Inn, Blowing Rock
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5.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Flintlock Campground, Boone, 2 miles away

   Honey Bear Campground, Boone, 3 miles away

   Blue Ridge Pkwy - Julian Price, Blowing Rock, 3 miles away

   Vanderpool Campgrounds, Vilas, 4 miles away

   Camp Sky Ranch, Blowing Rock, 4 miles away

   Appalachian Campground, Boone, 5 miles away

   Waterwheel RV Park, Boone, 6 miles away


Marinas Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Pioneer Landing Campground, Butler, 16 miles away

   Pappy's Marina and Campground, Butler, 19 miles away


Trails near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Yancey Ridge Trail, Avery , 9 miles away


Public Lands Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 65 miles away

   Mount Jefferson State Park, North Carolina, 24 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 24 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 28 miles away

   New River State Park, North Carolina, 28 miles away

   Sycamore Shoals State Park, Tennessee, 29 miles away


Lakes Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Wildcat Lake, Avery , 10 miles away

   Trout Lake, Watauga , 16 miles away



Current weather conditions at Watauga River, North Carolina
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Local climate location: BANNER ELK 16 miles away






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