Paddle the Rocky River
Date: Friday, June 23rd – Meeting at 8:30; on the river by 9:00
Primary Route: Put in on Plank Road and paddle to Highway 52
Distance: ~6 miles
Put In: Approximately 2494 Plank Road, Norwood NC 28128. After crossing the bridge across the Rocky River, there is a small unpaved road on the right that leads down near the river. This property is owned by Anson County and access questions can be directed to
Take Out: Highway 52 Bridge, Norwood NC 28128. Exit the river directly after passing under the bridge on the left. There is no official parking located here, but there is a gravel area at the intersection of Riverview Road and Highway 52.
Additional Information: The Rocky River joins with the Pee Dee River at Colson’s Plantation, a strategic location along a north-south route during the American Revolution.