Tellico went to 3.7 so i thought i would give north river a try. nice little warm up boogie, then the 5 ledges. most were about 8 feet tall. I thought that the ledges were far more entertaining that the ones above baby falls on the tellico. lots of 2-3 boogie water. It never flattens out until you hit the tellico. Watch for wood, hidden strainers lurk behind blind corners. The steel cable is still above the river about 3/4 mile above the confluence. I thought it was a great little run.
Be careful, there is a cable stretched across the lower part of the run at one point. Make sure you note where it is on your drive up so you don't get any surprises.
Look for the Tellico to be too high to run before driving up the road to the North River.
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