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10/15/2021 7:52:46 PM
Posted: 8/24/2021 2:49:56 PM EDT
You should hike it. Row/paddle the Nuese river alternate route.

Fair warning, it’s a bitch. A 24 mile water carry in the mountains, Down east, half the water is brackish. The outer banks? I was drinking 4+ gallons of fluids a day, being an idiot and got there in August.

On average, less than 10 people finish it every year.
Link Posted: 8/25/2021 7:26:48 AM EDT
It's on my bucket list.... I have done the Haywood portion several times. It is a bitch.......
Link Posted: 8/25/2021 7:34:05 PM EDT
Cool, I have been on it in the Linville Gorge area, and Wilson creek.  

What are the best 30-50 mile sections for scenery?
Link Posted: 8/26/2021 6:05:28 PM EDT
I would say segment 2 is pretty awesome, and the western part of segment three.


Segment 4, where the linville gorge is, and Wilson creek, is my favorite though. I wish I had taken 6 days, instead of 4 to travel that 75 miles. And taken my fly rod as well of course.
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