Latitude: N 35° 40'xx"
Longitude: W 83° 44'xx"
section of the Little River, just outside the Smoky Mountain
National Park is a popular tubing river that is also an easy
"whitewater" paddle for sit-on top kayaks. Little River runs right
through Townsend, Tennessee where tubes and kayaks are available for
This section is pretty easy paddling with about 3 sets of rapids,
the best being just below the Wye, and just below the first
Even though the Little River is easy paddling, all appropriate
safety measures should be taken. Many people have lost their lives
in this river, usually because they weren't wearing a life jacket.