Buffalo River - Murphy Bridge to Topsy Bridge

Buffalo River, Tennessee, US


Murphy Bridge to Topsy Bridge (Upper Buffalo River)

Usual Difficulty I(II) (for normal flows)
Length 25 Miles

Buffalo River

Buffalo River
Photo by Tim Hobbs

Gauge Information

Name Range Difficulty Updated Level
usgs-03604000 700 - 1200 cfs I(II) 00h42m 336 cfs (too low)

River Description

The upper Buffalo River is a quiet class I-II. There are several trips available with many alternate putins. Nearly any bridge is used as putins, with several different takeouts along the way. There are also a couple campgrounds available for camping. The best rapids on the river, a short class II, lies about one mile above Topsy Bridge.

StreamTeam Status: Not Verified
Last Updated: 2005-05-15 00:22:06


Rapid Descriptions

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