Rutherford Outdoor Coalition

Broad River Paddle Trail

Broad River Paddle Trail

Difficulty

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Activities

Hiking Walking/Running Cycling Equestrian Paddling Camping

Length 41 miles - multiple trails

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COVID-19 STATUS - Open (last updated 4/1/20)


The Paddle Trail consists of 12 Sections in Rutherford and Cleveland Counties starting below Lake Lure. There are two sections on the Rocky Broad River above Lake Lure:

WHERE: Rutherford and Cleveland County, NC

DIRECTIONS: See Individual Sections

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TIPS & TRICKS

Bring a Map

Keep your maps in a plastic bag to protect them from the rain and know how to use them. GPS units are great, but they are not substitutes for knowing how to use a map and compass.