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Crater Park to Yadkin Shores Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Yadkin River

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Crater Park to Yadkin Shores Info
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Put In:  Crater Park in Elkin near US21 Business bridge
Take Out:  Yadkin Shores access at US 601
Difficulty:  Class I
Gradient:  3.2 ft/mi
Run Length:  10.6
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Permit: 
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,canoe,touring
Camping on River:  The Yadkin Shores access is managed by the Yadkin County Recreation Department. Paddlers on extended trips are allowed to camp at the access. For questions, call Mr.Henry Shore, landowner and caretaker, at 336-367-7272.
Location:  In the Southeastern U.S. (NC), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

Put-in: Traveling north on US 21 Business ( North Bridge Street) , turn left on Elm Street before crossing the river and turn right on South Bridge Street. Cross the river and turn right on Commerce Street into the park. The boat ramp is 100 ft upstream left of the US 21 Business bridge.

Take-out: Access is at Yadkin Shores off US 601.


Crater Park to Yadkin Shores on the Yadkin River


Last Edited by maddy on 4/5/2011
 



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