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Tunneling For Gold Length: 8 Miles (Castleberry Bridge ...

Mile 26.6—(34°26'53.97"N 84° 2'58.08"W)—Mining Tunnel—On river right here you’ll find what is perhaps the most talked about feature on the Etowah—a cut that channels the bulk of the Etowah’s flow through a two-tenths of a mile tunnel. The flow re-enters the main channel of the river

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Etowah River Tunnel Section – 8 miles Kayak Tours Rentals

Jan 03, 2018  Etowah River Tunnel Section – 8 miles. This is one of the most highly requested sections you will find on the Etowah River. It is the section that is called “the tunnel section” and it is also one of the most elusive trips lately with water flow levels. The tunnel can be safely run at levels between 135-320 cubic feet per second.

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THE ETOWAH RIVER TUNNEL AND FLOWING WATERS OF THE

THE FANTASTIC ETOWAH RIVER TUNNEL AND 160+/- ACRES!! ***SOLD*** The only gold mining Tunnel of its kind in the entire United States with a river flowing through it - and with a wide and long swath of the Etowah River flowing through the property as well. Begun in the late 1800’s and completed in the early 1900’s, the Tunnel was blasted perpendicular through a tall ridgeline of nearly a ...

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Etowah River Mine Tunnel is Georgia’s Can’t-Miss Kayaking ...

Apr 07, 2021  The underground river is actually a ¼-mile-long abandoned mining tunnel that was dug out in the 1800s to mine gold from the river bottom. The easiest path to the tunnel is to put in at Castleberry Bridge in Dawsonville, Ga. From here, the tunnel is just 3.5 miles from the bridge.

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Etowah River Mine Tunnel - YouTube

May 12, 2010  Taki and I documented our trip through the Etowah River Mine Tunnel which is 7ft. diameter x 1/4 mile long on May 9, 2010. Water was flowing about 350 cfs @ ...

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Canoeing through the Etowah River Mine Tunnel - YouTube

May 10, 2018  Please know the tunnel can be dangerous if you are not prepared or conditions are not properly evaluated. At a minimum you should have a helmet, headlamp and...

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Kayaking This Abandoned Mine Tunnel In Georgia Is An Adventure

Mar 08, 2021  Kayak Through This Unique Abandoned Mine Tunnel In Georgia. Georgia is filled with outdoor adventures for the whole family, from the stunning waterfall hikes to nighttime swamp tours. But this particular adventure in Georgia might just be the end-all-be-all in terms of nature, excitement, and adrenaline-pumping fun.

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Etowah River Water Trail - Georgia River Network

Water Trails Paddling Etowah River Water Trail Water Trail Information The Etowah River Water Trail stretches 163 miles from Lumpkin County in north Central Georgia to Floyd County in Northwest Georgia passing through or near the towns of Dahlonega, Dawsonville, Cumming, Canton, Cartersville, Euharlee and Rome. The Etowah River Water Trail Stakeholders Group, a []

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Interactive Map

Interactive Map. Use the map below to explore the Etowah River Water Trail. Click the. button in the top left corner to see more details. View Larger Map.

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Floating the Etowah River northwestgeorgianews

Aug 17, 2015  TALKING TROUT. I have been floating the Etowah River on a regular basis since the early 1980s. At one time I was making at least 50 or more fishing and floating trips a year. This river is ...

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THE ETOWAH RIVER TUNNEL AND FLOWING WATERS OF THE ETOWAH RIVER

THE FANTASTIC ETOWAH RIVER TUNNEL AND 160+/- ACRES!! ***SOLD*** The only gold mining Tunnel of its kind in the entire United States with a river flowing through it - and with a wide and long swath of the Etowah River flowing through the property as well. Begun in the late 1800’s and completed in the early 1900’s, the Tunnel was blasted perpendicular through a tall ridgeline of nearly a ...

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Etowah River Gold Mine Tunnel Castleberry Bridge.

Etowah River Gold Mine Tunnel . Location: Tunnel, According to several surveys the entry channel lies in LL142 the balance lies completely in LL178 Lumpkin County Ga. Approximately Three and ½ miles Down River from Castleberry Bridge. Work began in 1880 by a lone miner known only as, “The Dutchman “at the upriver entrance,

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Kayaking the Etowah Mine Tunnel - Karen's Home

Aug 15, 2015  Kayaking the Etowah River From Castleberry Bridge to the Hwy 136 ... We stopped several times to swim/float/eat lunch, and of course kayak the tunnel. This trip was about 9 miles. The rest of these pictures were taken with a Galaxy S III. Some of these pictures were taken by others on the trip. Yes, there is a tunnel video on youtube. It was ...

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Etowah River in Georgia Paddling

Etowah River in Georgia. ... An old mine tunnel about 7 feet in diameter and about .2 mile long which has nice rapids for a canoe. Be sure to check to see if there is "light at the end of the tunnel" before entering as the exit may be obstructed by fallen trees making it unsafe. This little section of water made the whole trip worth the ...

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Etowah River Mining Tunnel GON Forum

Aug 28, 2012  Etowah tunnel As you enter the tunnel, you can't help but think that this was a huge mistake. The light fades, the noise grows, and the sense that your ancestors survived by not doing stupid things like this. As you exit the tunnel, you swear to your buddies that it was great. Then you pull over to the side to collect yourself for a few minutes.

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Tunneling for Gold (Miles 23 – 31) Etowah river, Hiking ...

Jul 6, 2016 - Etowah River Mine Tunnel kayak - Tunneling for Gold (Miles 23 – 31) Jul 6, 2016 - Etowah River Mine Tunnel kayak - Tunneling for Gold (Miles 23 – 31) Pinterest. Today. Explore. When autocomplete results are available use up and down arrows to review and enter to select. Touch device users, explore by touch or with swipe ...

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Etowah Mine Tunnel GON Forum

Aug 10, 2020  That drop in the middle has got me more than once. A friend used to have river access just below the tunnel entrance, and we would hang out, wade, and have cook-outs there. Once or twice we had folks walk down the river and ask us for help getting a canoe or kayak out. It is possible to walk in there when water is low.

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Cartersville, GA Paddling on the Etowah River Trail

Etowah River Trail Launch Sites and Rentals. North Georgia’s best family paddling takes place on the Etowah River. The river may be accessed at four launch sites established in and around Cartersville which are part of the 163-mile long Etowah River Water Trail.Along the way, paddlers can see more Native American fish weirs (some prehistoric) than are found on all other Georgia rivers combined.

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Where to go kayaking in Georgia: Etowah River

Mar 11, 2020  The Etowah River Water Trail is 163 miles long from Lumpkin County to Floyd County. About four miles from the Castleberry Bridge, however, the water runs through a mine tunnel

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Tubing — Euharlee Creek Outfitters

About This Float PLEASE NOTE: The final departure time for this trip is at 1:00 pm each day. This float is enjoyable by all! It is perfect for families with small children (ages 5 and up). Your fun begins at Euharlee Creek Outfitters located at 102 Covered Bridge Road S.W. near the beautiful, historic Covered Bridge in the quaint village of Euharlee.

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[Map of the Etowah River from Rome to Cartersville ...

Shows fords, bridges, and ferries across the Etowah River spanning southeastern Floyd County and southwestern Bartow County, Georgia. Fortifications shown at Caldwell Ford, Bartow County. Relief shown by hachures. Title and date from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink, blue ink, red ink, and pencil on tracing cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S81, 179 Available also through the ...

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Tubing and Kayaking Near Dahlonega Cedar House Inn Yurts

Jul 22, 2019  The Etowah River is famous among kayakers for the tunnel ride. The tunnel was built during the gold mining days to divert water from the river to feed water to the water cannons used to blow away the mountain sides to expose the gold ore. The tunnel is still there and can be kayaked. Check out the youtube videos showing the ride.

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USGS Current Conditions for USGS 02389150 ETOWAH RIVER AT ...

Jun 12, 2002  USGS 02389150 ETOWAH RIVER AT GA 9, NEAR DAWSONVILLE, GA. PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION. Available data for this site Click to hide station-specific text The USGS operation and maintenance of this real-time streamgage is funded in cooperation with the Etowah Water and Sewer Authority. ...

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Sherpa Guides Georgia Mountains The Etowah River and ...

ETOWAH RIVER. The upper section of the Etowah River is ideal for beginning canoeists, families, and organized groups who want to run a brisk mountain river and also be close to the scenic and historical attractions of Dahlonega. A 12-mile stretch can be canoed in

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Etowah River Gold Mine Tunnel Castleberry Bridge.

Etowah River Gold Mine Tunnel . Location: Tunnel, According to several surveys the entry channel lies in LL142 the balance lies completely in LL178 Lumpkin County Ga. Approximately Three and ½ miles Down River from Castleberry Bridge. Work began in 1880 by a lone miner known only as, “The Dutchman “at the upriver entrance,

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Kayaking the Etowah Mine Tunnel - Karen's Home

Aug 15, 2015  Kayaking the Etowah River From Castleberry Bridge to the Hwy 136 ... We stopped several times to swim/float/eat lunch, and of course kayak the tunnel. This trip was about 9 miles. The rest of these pictures were taken with a Galaxy S III. Some of these pictures were taken by others on the trip. Yes, there is a tunnel video on youtube. It was ...

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Etowah River in Georgia Paddling

Etowah River in Georgia. ... An old mine tunnel about 7 feet in diameter and about .2 mile long which has nice rapids for a canoe. Be sure to check to see if there is "light at the end of the tunnel" before entering as the exit may be obstructed by fallen trees making it unsafe. This little section of water made the whole trip worth the ...

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You can kayak through an abandoned mine tunnel on the ...

You can kayak through an abandoned mine tunnel on the Etowah River.The Etowah River Water Trail is 163 miles long.If you put you kayak in the river at Castleberry Bridge, the mine is about 4 miles ...

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Cartersville, GA Paddling on the Etowah River Trail

Etowah River Trail Launch Sites and Rentals. North Georgia’s best family paddling takes place on the Etowah River. The river may be accessed at four launch sites established in and around Cartersville which are part of the 163-mile long Etowah River Water Trail.Along the way, paddlers can see more Native American fish weirs (some prehistoric) than are found on all other Georgia rivers combined.

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Where to go kayaking in Georgia: Etowah River

Mar 11, 2020  The Etowah River Water Trail is 163 miles long from Lumpkin County to Floyd County. About four miles from the Castleberry Bridge, however, the water runs through a mine tunnel

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wildwoodstream: Etowah River Float, Fish, Camp

Jul 20, 2009  That's the short story of our float, fish, and camp on the Etowah River this past weekend. The longer version follows with some pictures and descriptions. Sponsored by Wal-Mart Outfitters, Darin, Eric, James, Jimmy, Mike, and I set out Saturday on a roughly 20-mile run of the Etowah between Douthit Ferry Road and Highway 411.

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Etowah River Watershed - ArcGIS

Jul 21, 2020  Lake Allatoona, located within the Etowah River watershed, is a man-made reservoir created by the Army Corps of Engineers as part of the Flood Control Acts of 1941 and 1944. The project was delayed due to WWII, but the dam and power station on the Etowah River were completed in December, 1949 and went into operation in 1950.

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Our Floats — Euharlee Creek Outfitters

This float only departs twice daily: 11 AM and 1 PM. Learn More . 10-MILE RIVER EXCURSION EUHARLEE CREEK TO NEELS LANDING @ 411 . TRIP DURATION 4-6 hours DIFFICULTY Beginner - Ages 8 and Up; Obstacles are limited to Native American fish weirs and small shoals that do not exceed Class 1 in difficulty.

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13 Little Known Swimming Holes In Georgia To Visit This Summer

May 31, 2019  6. Tybee Island Beach. Flickr dahon. Okay, so maybe this spot isn't little known, but it definitely deserves to be on this list, mainly because it has some of the whitest, most pristine sand in all of Georgia. Plus, it's pretty much mandatory to visit at least once during the

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Appalachian Outfitters: Canoing and Kayaking Trips

Our longest and most remote river trip, this section of the Etowah is an excellent choice for even first-time paddlers. Available to groups of 4 or more, this trip offers the chance to experience one of the most biologically diverse rivers in the world as it wanders through the 10,000 acres, Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area.

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Etowah River in Dahlonega, GA : Kayaking

Etowah River in Dahlonega, GA. Close. 9. Posted by 3 years ago. Archived. Etowah River in Dahlonega, GA. 7 comments. share. save. hide. report. 100% Upvoted. This thread is archived. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Sort by. ... No this was the section just above the mine tunnel. We got out at Casselberry bridge which is ...

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Etowah River Paddle - Tunneling for Gold - Sun, Sep 2 2018

Aug 11, 2018  Join us as we paddle the "Tunnel" section of the Etowah river. This eight-mile section runs through the heart of the area’s gold mine history. Frequent shoals, Class I and borderline Class II, highlight the first three miles of the run, but this section is best-known for the quarter-mile “mining” tunnel that diverts most of the Etowah ...

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USGS Current Conditions for USGS 02389150 ETOWAH RIVER AT ...

Jun 12, 2002  USGS 02389150 ETOWAH RIVER AT GA 9, NEAR DAWSONVILLE, GA. PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION. Available data for this site Click to hide station-specific text The USGS operation and maintenance of this real-time streamgage is funded in cooperation with the Etowah Water and Sewer Authority. ...

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