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Big Possum Creek, Tennessee

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III+(IV)
Length: 8.5 miles
Average Gradient: 200 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.37969
Longitude: -85.23011

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 35.3479
Longitude: -85.1467


Paddling Rivers Near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

   Little Possum Creek, Hamilton County, 1 miles away
      Class V - 6.5 miles long (Waldens Ridge to Bakewell)

   Big Possum Creek, Bledsoe County, 3 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 8.5 miles long (Waldens Ridge to Bakewell)

   Rock Creek, Bledsoe / Hamilton County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 9 miles long (Retro-Hughes Road to Leggett Road bridge)

   Little Soddy Creek, Hamilton County, 5 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 1.6 miles long (Hotwater Road to Back Valley Road)

   Soddy Creek, Hamilton County, 5 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 5.6 miles long (Waldens Ridge to Jones Gap Road)

   Deep Creek, Hamilton County, 5 miles away
      Class V - 1.75 miles long (Mowbray to Soddy)

   McGill Creek, Bledsoe / Hamilton County, 6 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Hendon Road to Coulterville Road)

   North Chickamauga Creek, Hamilton County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV - 2 miles long (Bowater Parking Area to Highway 27)

   Roaring Creek, Rhea County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 6 miles long (New Harmony Road to Bridge on Brayton Mountain Rd)

   Brush Creek, Rhea County, 9 miles away
      Class V+ - 1.3 miles long (Seventh Day Adventist Compound to Roaring Creek)

   Cooper Creek, Sequatchie/ Hamilton County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 5 miles long (Barker Camp Road to Bowater Parking Lot)

   Cain Creek, Sequatchie/ Hamilton County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 6 miles long (Barker Camp Road to Bowater Parking lot)


Hotels near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

Home Town Inn Soddy Daisy, Soddy-Daisy
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6.4 miles away
Holiday Inn Express DAYTON, Dayton
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10.8 miles away
Scottish Inns And Suites, Dayton
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12.1 miles away
Sleep Inn & Suites Dayton, Dayton
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12.6 miles away
Quality Inn Hixson, Hixson
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13.9 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites CHATTANOOGA-HIXSON, Hixson
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14 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Chattanooga North At Highway 153, TN, Hixson
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14.2 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Chattanooga North - Hixson, Hixson
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14.2 miles away
Best Western Dayton, Dayton
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15.6 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Dayton, Dayton
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15.6 miles away
Americas Best Inn And Suites Chattanooga Hamilton, Chattanooga
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17.4 miles away
Econo Lodge Chattanooga, Chattanooga
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17.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

   Little Possum North, Bakewell, 1 miles away

   Board Camp, Soddy Daisy, 2 miles away

   Little Possum South, Bakewell, 2 miles away

   Rock Creek Gorge, Bakewell, 4 miles away

   Stevenson Branch Camp, Soddy Daisy, 8 miles away

   Chester Frost County Park, Harrison, 11 miles away

   Harrison Bay State Park, Harrison, 12 miles away


Marinas Near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

   Pine Harbor Marina, Soddy Daisy, 6 miles away

   Shady Grove Harbor, Soddy Daisy, 7 miles away

   Misty Harbor Marina, Soddy Daisy, 7 miles away

   Sale Creek Marina Multiboating, Soddy Daisy, 9 miles away

   Island Cove Marina & Resort, Harrison, 14 miles away


Trails near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

   Laurel-Snow Trail, Rhea , 15 miles away


Public Lands Near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

   Russell Cave National Monument, Bridgeport - AL, 44 miles away

   Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN, 55 miles away

   Little River Canyon National Preserve, Fort Payne - AL, 63 miles away

   Harrison Bay State Park, Tennessee, 10 miles away

   Booker T. Washington State Park, Tennessee, 13 miles away

   Park Fall Creek Falls State Park, Tennessee, 14 miles away

   Red Clay State Park, Tennessee, 26 miles away

   South Cumberland State Park, Tennessee, 29 miles away


Lakes Near Big Possum Creek, Tennessee:

   Chickamauga Lake, Hamilton , 15 miles away

   Lake Junior, Hamilton , 16 miles away

   Rainbow Lake, Hamilton , 18 miles away



Current weather conditions at Big Possum Creek, Tennessee
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Local climate location: PIKEVILLE 4 miles away






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