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South Carolina whitewater, Enoree River

Spartanburg Laurens border county, South Carolina Route 49 to South Carolina Route 56 section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II+     6.5 miles
Floated this section 9-23-2006 man this is a good stretch. You a defenitely in the country down their. You actually get out on horseshoe falls road. whioch runs from 49 to 56. Says clifford deyoung

The starting location is a short drive from Union, as you can see on the road map further down. The scenic beauty of South Carolina and the water flowing gracefully down Enoree River are reasons enough to come here and paddle. For all you camping
    people there are campgrounds nearby. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to drive a bit to get to one, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. A good workout and just hanging out with
mother nature are great attractions for lots of people. This stretch has has enough mileage, it's good length for a morning trip. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way around here you'll find a large number of good places. The South Carolina Route 49 to South Carolina Route 56 stretch of Enoree River in South Carolina is 6.5 miles long and it is classified as a class II+ section by American Whitewater. The average  
South Carolina whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be a bit easier to master than those in other states, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that lots of rivers in this state are good for beginners.

Briefly about the general area:
A short trip to Gordons Mill Falls is always worthwhile; you'll most likely meet some people from Enoree here. Throughout the warm months at Enoree River highs are commonly in the 80's with nighttime lows in the 60's. Throughout the winter the highs are typically in the 50's, and during the dark hours in the wintertime at Enoree River temperatures fall to the 20's.

Enoree River, South Carolina Route 49 to South Carolina Route 56 road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


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These outdoors activities are available near Enoree River.
 Whitewater Near Enoree River:
Cedar Shoals Creek, Spartanburg County, 1 miles away
      Class II-III - 2.5 miles long (New Hope Church Road to Horseshoe Falls Road)
Enoree River, Spartanburg/ Laurens border County, 2 miles away
      Class II+ - 6.5 miles long (South Carolina Route 49 to South Carolina Route 56)
Warrior Creek, Laurens County, 3 miles away
      Class II(IV) - 0.5 miles long (South Carolina 49 to Enoree River)
Jimmies Creek, Spartanburg County, 9 miles away
      Class I-III - 6 miles long (I-26 to Tyger River)
North Tyger River, Spartanburg County, 12 miles away
      Class II-III - 3 miles long (Route 231 to South Tyger River)
North Tyger River, Spartanburg County, 12 miles away
      Class II(III) - 6 miles long (Route 231 to Route 113)
South Tyger River, Spartanburg County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III - 10 miles long (Route 86 to Route 113)
Lawsons Fork Creek, Spartanburg County, 20 miles away
      Class I-III - 3.75 miles long (Glendale to Goldmine Road)
Pacolet, Spartanburg County, 22 miles away
      Class I-II - 3.5 miles long (Clifton II to Lawson's Fork)
South Tyger River, Spartanburg County, 23 miles away
      Class -blank- - 4.5 miles long (Berrys Mill Pond to South Carolina Route 417)
 Ski Areas Near Enoree River:
Sugar Mountain, North Carolina , 87 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 8 lifts, 20 runs
Hawksnest, North Carolina , 88 miles away, 619 foot drop, 4 lifts, 12 runs
Wolf Ridge, North Carolina , 89 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 20 runs
Ski Beech, North Carolina , 91 miles away, 830 foot drop, 10 lifts, 15 runs
Appalachian Mountain, North Carolina , 91 miles away, 365 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
 Hotels Near Enoree River:
Comfort Suites Clinton, Clinton , 5 miles away
Quality Inn Clinton, Clinton , 5 miles away
Comfort Inn Clinton, Clinton , 5 miles away
Days Inn Clinton-Presbyterian College, Clinton , 6 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Clinton - I-26, Clinton , 6 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Enoree River:
Musgrove Mill state Historic Site, Clinton, 2 miles away
Sedalia, Buffalo, 10 miles away
Tip Top, Joanna, 10 miles away
 Public Lands Near Enoree River:
Croft State Park, South Carolina , 16 miles away
Lake Greenwood State Park, South Carolina , 24 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Enoree River:
Musgrove Mill Golf Club, Clinton , 2 miles away
Lakeside Country Club, Laurens , 8 miles away
River Chase Golf Club, Union , 14 miles away
 Lakes Near Enoree River
Twin Lakes, Spartanburg , 20 miles away

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