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Dan River in North Carolina

Trip Overview

We put in at Snow Creek Access and got took out at the Hemlock access on Power house rd. It took us about 2 hours and 15 minutes. Water was perfect.

This run had good flowing water with only 3 longer flat water areas. We enjoyed several small rapid areas class 1's or possibly small class 2. Did fine in rec boats; fun day.




Put in at Snow creek access off Pitzer Rd.

Take out is near the Hemlock golf course on Power house Rd.


Paddling Eastern North Carolina by Paul Ferguson
You can get a Dan river map at the General store at the corner of 89 and Sheppard Mill Road free.

  • Skill Level: Intermediate
  • Water Type: River/Creek (Up to Class II)
  • Group Rates: No

Locations on this Trip