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North Carolina whitewater, Deep River

Moore county, Route 1456 to North Carolina Route 22 section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II     6.5 miles
  This stretch of Deep River in North Carolina is 6.5 miles long and it is classified as a class I-II section by American Whitewater. If you've been out of state whitewater rafting and kayaking you might find the rivers here more forgiving, so don't forget that a lot of the rivers in this state are suitable for beginners. The beautiful scenery of North Carolina and the water flowing gracefully down Deep River make the trip here worthwhile. The
    nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but if you donít have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car. The put-in location is a short drive from Southern Pines, there's a road map further down the page with
more info on that. The Route 1456 to North Carolina Route 22 section is one of many paddling sections in this river system. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way there are lots of good places for that around here. On this section you do get some distance, suitable for an afternoon trip. Getting some good exercise and spending some quality time in nature will make you glad you came.

Briefly about the general
People from Robbins love to come to Deep River. For the duration of the warmest time of the year highs here at Deep River reach the 80's. Summer nighttime lows plunge down to the 60's. The winter brings highs down to the 40's; after the sun is down through the wintertime temperatures at Deep River drop into the 20's. Deep River is a wet location that gets a large amount of rainfall. Of all the months in a year August is the one with the most rain while November is the month with the least amount of precipitation.

Deep River, Route 1456 to North Carolina Route 22 road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Deep River.
 Whitewater Near Deep River:
Deep River, Moore County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 6.5 miles long (Route 1456 to North Carolina Route 22)
Deep River, Moore County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 9.5 miles long (North Carolina Route 22 to Route 1006)
Deep River, Moore County, 10 miles away
      Class I-II - 12.7 miles long (North Carolina Route 42 to Route 1456)
Rocky River, Chatham County, 17 miles away
      Class I-III - 7 miles long (Route 2170 to North Carolina Route 902)
Deep River, Randolph County, 19 miles away
      Class I-II - 5.4 miles long (Route 2221 to Route 2615)
Bear Creek, country County, 23 miles away
      Class I-II - 1 miles long (May's Chapel Road to confluence with Rocky River)
Deep River, Randolph County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II - 6 miles long (Route 2128 to Route 2221)
Deep River, Chatham County, 25 miles away
      Class I-II - 7 miles long (US Route 15/501 Bridge to US Route 1 Bridge)
Haw River, Chatham County, 30 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 7.5 miles long (Route 1545 to US Route 15-501)
 Hotels Near Deep River:
Little River Golf & Resort, Carthage , 15 miles away
Americas Best Inn Siler City, Siler City , 16 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Siler City, Siler City , 16 miles away
Days Inn Biscoe, Biscoe , 17 miles away
Homewood Suites Olmsted Village-Pinehurst NC, Pinehurst , 17 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Deep River:
Farm Pond Campground, Carthage, 18 miles away
Heritage Camping and Recreation, Carthage, 19 miles away
Deep River Campground And RV Park, Asheboro, 19 miles away
 Public Lands Near Deep River:
Weymouth Woods - Sandhills State Park, North Carolina , 22 miles away
Uwharrie National Forest, North Carolina , 29 miles away
Morrow Mountain State Park, North Carolina , 37 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Deep River:
Riverside Country Club, Robbins , 3 miles away
Siler City Country Club, Siler City , 13 miles away
Beacon Ridge Golf & Country, West End , 14 miles away
 Lakes Near Deep River
Von Canon Lake, Moore , 14 miles away

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