Rivers and Creeks in Tennessee River Valley & Smoky Mountains
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Rivers, Creeks and Streams in Polk County, Tennessee
fishing, rafting, kayaking, canoeing and tubing.

Big Creek

FR221/Peavine Road to US64
Class 3-4+    5.9 Miles
Average Gradient 90 fpm


Conasauga River

Jacks River to US 411 Bridge
Class 2-3    10.1 Miles

Hiwassee River

Appalachia Dam to Appalachia Powerhouse
Class 3-4    9.26 Miles
Average Gradient 32 fpm    Maximum Gradient 110 fpm

Don’t put in at Highway 68
River Mile 0.0

Turtletown Creek

River Mile 3.4

Hollywood Bowl (First Rapid)
River Mile 3.5    Class 3+

Hollywood Bowl
River Mile 3.5

Wu (Second Mile)
River Mile 3.7    Class 3+

Long Wave Train
River Mile 6.0 Class 2+

The Narrows
River Mile 7.0    Class 3+

Appalachia Powerhouse to Bridge at Reliance
Class 2    5.8 Miles
Dam Released

Ocoee White Water River

Ocoee #3 to Ocoee #2 Dam
Whitewater Olympic Course 1996
Class 3-5    5 Miles
Average Gradient 50 fpm

#2 Dam to Powerhouse
Class 3-4    5 Miles


Grumpy's Ledge
Class 4

Vegamatic and Broken Nose
Class 4

Slice and Dice
Class 4

Moon Shoot
Class 3

Double Suck
Class 4

Double Trouble
Class 3

Class 4

Table Saw
Class 4

Diamond Splitter
Class 3

Power House Ledge
Class 4

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