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Daddy's Creek, Tennessee, US
|Usual Difficulty||I-II (for normal flows)|
|Avg. Gradient||21 fpm|
|DADDYS CREEK NEAR HEBBERTSBURG, TN|
|usgs-03539600||2.60 - 7.60 ft||I-II||00h33m||2.85 ft (running)|
|Flow range for best boatability uncertain. Please help your fellow boaters with a comment or report.|
Paddlers Guide to the Obed Emory
This run starts slow for the first two miles and than builds with
a mini gorge containing 3 class 2+ rapids. After 3 more miles of flat water there is a nice set of
about 10 class 2+ rapids. Total distance is over 6 miles.
|Mile||Rapid Name||Class||Features (Legend)|
|2.0||Wave 2 Daddy||II|
|4.5||Come to Daddy||II|
Large wave train in high water @ 5ft
Cut hard left to avoid strainer and undercut rock on rivers right.
Easy Class II that funnels straight through a small chute with a wave at the bottom.
Nice easy Class II rapid that has a few rocks to navigate through before a small spillover wave.
Class II with a few moves in a small rock garden.
Easy Class II with a large rock wall on the left with undercut on river left.