Green River

 

Directions to lower Green river access areas:  From Hickory, I-40 to Morganton, Exit 103, go 64 West to Rutherfordton.  About 1/2 mi. after crossing US 221, come to stop sign and turn left on Washington St. Go about 1/4 mi. and turn right on Maple Creek Rd. Go about 1/4 mi. and turn left on New Hope Rd (2nd road on left, just around a curve.)  Go to stop sign, continue straight (will be the road in the middle of the three,) to continue to Hwy. 108.  Turn right on 108, and go to light at Mill Spring, and turn right.  Shortly after you turn will be a store on the left. Turn after the store onto Silver Creek Road which you will stay on until just past Silver Creek Baptist Church, you'll turn left on Green River Cove Rd.  Access points will be on that road.  This is about a 1.75 hr. trip from Hickory.

Lower Green - June 9, 2012

Lower Green - August 12, 2017