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Watauga River, North Carolina

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 12 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.194
Longitude: -81.74411

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.2485
Longitude: -81.83191


Paddling Rivers Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (North Carolina Route 105 Bridge to US Route 321 Bridge)

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

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 4 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2 miles long (SR 1557 to North Carolina 105)

   Boone Fork, Watauga County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV(V+) - 4.5 miles long (Julian Price Park to Watauga)

   Whitewater Outfitter - High Mountain Expeditions, Avery County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Watauga River, Watauga County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.9 miles long (Guys Ford Bridge to Watauga Lake)

   Watauga, Watauga / Johnson County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.9 miles long (Guys Ford Bridge to Watauga Lake)

   Whitewater Outfitter - River & Earth Adventures, Watauga County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - High Mountain Expeditions, Watauga County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Thunderhole Creek, Caldwell County, 9 miles away
      Class III+ - 3.5 miles long (Globe Road to Upton)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Wahoo's Whitewater Rafting, Watauga County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Elk River, Avery County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 8.4 miles long (Route 1326 to Route 1305)


Hotels near Watauga River, North Carolina:

Highland Hills Cabins, Boone
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6.2 miles away
Best Western Mountain Lodge At Banner Elk, Banner Elk
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6.4 miles away
Super 8 Boone NC, Boone
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6.5 miles away
Jackalope's Mountain Lodge, Banner Elk
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6.6 miles away
Blue Ridge Village, Banner Elk
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6.6 miles away
Banner Haven Bed And Breakfast, Banner Elk
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6.6 miles away
Heavenly Mountain Bed And Breakfast And Health Spa, Boone
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7.8 miles away
Comfort Suites Boone, Boone
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8 miles away
InnPlace Hotel Boone, Boone
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8.1 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Boone Near App State, Boone
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8.1 miles away
Courtyard Boone, Boone
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8.2 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Boone, Boone
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8.2 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Vanderpool Campgrounds, Vilas, 2 miles away

   Flintlock Campground, Boone, 4 miles away

   Grandfather Campground and Cabins, Banner Elk, 5 miles away

   Honey Bear Campground, Boone, 6 miles away

   Blue Ridge Pkwy - Julian Price, Blowing Rock, 6 miles away

   Appalachian Campground, Boone, 7 miles away

   Camp Sky Ranch, Blowing Rock, 8 miles away


Marinas Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Pioneer Landing Campground, Butler, 12 miles away

   Pappy's Marina and Campground, Butler, 16 miles away


Trails near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Yancey Ridge Trail, Avery , 11 miles away

   Laurel Fork Trail, Carter , 20 miles away


Public Lands Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Blue Ridge Parkway, Asheville - NC, 64 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 21 miles away

   Sycamore Shoals State Park, Tennessee, 25 miles away

   Mount Jefferson State Park, North Carolina, 25 miles away

   Lake James State Park, North Carolina, 29 miles away

   New River State Park, North Carolina, 30 miles away


Lakes Near Watauga River, North Carolina:

   Wildcat Lake, Avery , 8 miles away

   Trout Lake, Watauga , 19 miles away



Current weather conditions at Watauga River, North Carolina
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Local climate location: BANNER ELK 19 miles away






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