Flat - US Route 501 to Route 1614

Flat, North Carolina, US


US Route 501 to Route 1614

Usual Difficulty I-III (for normal flows)
Length 10 Miles

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-02085500 160 - 5000 cfs I-III 01h13m 308 cfs (running)
Upper limit for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.

River Description

Data from Joe Greiner, local ex
StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2001-08-21 22:23:00

Rapid Descriptions

icon of message No rapids entered. If you know names, and locations of the rapids please contact and advise the StreamTeam member for this run.

User Comments

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August 18 2009 (3437 days ago)
x (1)
Whoever said the Flat is runnable at 5cfs must have been riding a bicycle down it. Consider 2 foot
@Bahama to be minimum. At 4' and over, the broken dam becomes a class 3+ and the bridge below a
solid class 3. le scott
July 25 2003 (5653 days ago)
robert martinDetails
The broken dam marks the begining of a lively class II section that only gets bigger as the water
October 16 2000 (6665 days ago)
robert martinDetails
There is a broken dam on this section that should be scouted. It is decidedly more difficult than
the rest of this class I-II run.