Chattooga River - Highway 28 to Earl's Ford (Section 2)

Big Shoals

Rapid Details

Name Big Shoals
Class II+ to III-

This is probably the crux rapid of this run and is identified by a large rock in the center of the river.  Depending on flows you can run left or right of the rock.  The far river right bank is undercut and would be an area that should be avoided.


You can land on the rock and scout which channel you want to run.

Recommended Flows Minimum:
Elevation 1529.03 Feet
Coordinates Lat - 34.88967119
Long - -83.20444912

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