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107 Right - McDowell Shoal

Photo of Powell River Access at McDowell Shoal

Turnaround at River

Large Pull-Off at Side of River Road

River Mile: RM 107 Right

Latitude & Longitude: 36.57857, -83.36619

Ownership: Public

Quality of Road Access: River Road is a paved two-lane highway. The gravel sloping one-lane access from River Road is about 100 yards to the river.

Parking: On a large pull-off space on River Road Trailer Turnaround: Yes, on the pull-off space on River Road; limited turnaround for a trailer down to the river

Amenities: None

Overnight Camping: No

Bathrooms: No

Potable Water: No

Electricity: No

Groceries: No

Driving Directions: From Highway 25E in Tazewell, turn onto Cedar Fork Road (State Route 345) for 8.5 miles, turn right onto Highway 63 for 5 miles; at “T” intersection turn left onto Alanthus Hill Road across the bridge for 1.0 miles, turn right onto River Road for 2.0 miles, pull-off is on right.

Nearest Upstream Location:

None in Tennessee

Nearest Downstream Access Point: 

103L Mulberry Creek, 3 miles downstream

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