Haw, North Carolina, US
1. Route 1545 (Chicken Bridge) to US Route 15-501 (Bynum) (Upper Haw)
||I-II(III) (for normal flows)
HAW RIVER NEAR BYNUM, NC
200 - 10000 cfs
The put-in for this section is on Chicken Bridge Road on river left. The put-in is steep at the
The take-out is right above the Bynum dam on river left. Parking is available off of US 15-501.
This is also the put-in for the Middle Haw.
The Upper Haw is a nice section of river through rural Chatham County. This section is ideal for
beginners, novices, and intermediate paddlers. Most rapids are boat scoutable. From the put-in
there are small rapids providing opportunities to test skills. This section of river has many
unnamed rapids. The larger rapids include Sawtooth Ledge, Little Nantahala and Final Solution.
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Last Updated: 2008-04-25 14:17:50