Chestoa Recreation Area, TN

US Forest Service

Chestoa Recreation Area

Chestoa Recreation Area is an accessible day-use area on the banks of the Nolichucky River south of Erwin. It is a take-out for whitewater rafters who ride the river from Poplar, North Carolina through...[more]



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From Erwin, take US 19W/23, south to Exit 15. Turn left onto Jackson-Love Highway, cross over four lane, and turn right onto Temple Road. Travel 8/10-mile and turn left. Travel 1/2 mile and turn left. Cross over Veterans Memorial Bridge, then turn right onto Jones Branch Road. Travel 2/10-mile and turn right into Chestoa Recreation Area.

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