Protecting clean water and free-flowing rivers in TN since 1966.
Trip is being postponed to August 27th.
On every 3rd Saturday of the month from April through September TSRA will be leading a Flatwater to Class I paddle trip. Location will be determined a week or two out and updated on the calendar. Basic paddling skills, training and gear are a prerequisite for all registrants. Life Jackets (PFD) will be worn at all times on the water. No alcohol during trip.
The Elk River TN. (Class I) August 27th, 2022 (Saturday)
We will paddle 12 river miles from Elkton TN - US 31 Bridge (put in) to Prospect TN - Veto Rd Bridge (take out).
Meet at the put in US 31 bridge on the Elk River at 9:00 AM.
Directions to put in:
Take I-65 south. Take the TN-273/Bryson Rd, EXIT 6, toward Elkton Tn. Turn Right south/west onto Bryson Rd/TN-273. Continue 1.5 mile then turn Left south/east onto Elkton Pike/US-31 S/TN-7/TN-273. Continue 1.5 miles to Bridge over Elk River. Cross bridge and the put in is on the right.
Directions to take out:
Travel back north .6 mile on US-31 and turn Left west on TN-273 (Prospect Elkton Rd) toward Prospect. Travel 6.5 miles and turn Left south on Veto Rd. Travel .75 mile to bridge over Elk River. Cross bridge and the take out is on the right.
TSRA members no TSRA fee.
ACA members no ACA fee.
TSRA non-members $10 TSRA fee.
ACA non-members $10 ACA fee.
If you like us and think you will join us on future trips we can apply the $10 TSRA fee towards a TSRA membership and paddle next time with no TSRA registration fee.
Please pre-register by calling or emailing Steve Morris at
615-308-4059 mbl or HStevecanoes@gmail.com
Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, #58-1746179.
P.O. Box 159041 Nashville, Tennessee 37215-9041