65 Right - Highway 25E Bridge


Gravel road to Highway 25E Bridge access

Photo of the Powell River under the Highway 25E bridge

Powell River under the Highway 25E Bridge

NOTE: The Tennessee Department of Transportation

will be working on the bridge beginning June 1, 2021

and will not allow anyone to be under the bridge

during construction. Therefore, this access will be

closed as of June 1, 2021 and will remain closed until

the construction is completed.

River Mile: 65 Right

Ownership: Public

Latitude & Longitude: 36.540850, -83.631575

Parking: Parking is now available under the Highway 25E bridge. 

Quality of Road Access: Good

Trailer Turnaround: Yes.

Quality of River Access:  Under bridge, a short graded ramp to carry boats to the river where there is an unimproved, low bank river access.

Amenities: Signage

Overnight Camping: No, site is periodically patrolled

Bathrooms: No

Driving Directions: From Highway 25E between Tazewell and Harrogate, take Powell River Road for about 100 yards and turn right onto the graveled road at the kayak logo sign. proceed to the parking area under the bridge.

Nearest Upstream Public Access:

68R Indian Creek - 3 miles upstream

Nearest Downstream Public Access: 54R Gap Creek, 11 miles downstream

Road Map to Highway 25E Bridge Access onto Powell River in Tennessee
Location of Hghway 25E Bridge access to the Powell River in Tennessee