I paddled into gorilla a class v rapid that is known respected loved and feared around the world. The trail is primarily used for hiking and nature trips and is best used from march until november.
Just recently i accomplished a major goal of mine to run the green river narrows especially a rapid called gorilla.
Gorilla rapid green river narrows. Gorilla lives on the section of the green river in north carolina called the narrows. The green narrows lie deep within a river gorge and aside from the put in and take out there are no easy access points in the case of an emergency. I just recently accomplished a major goal of mine to run the green river narrows.
The trail climbs very steeply for 150 yards before coming to a t with the pulliam creek trail. Unraveling the clandestine discovery of north carolina s storied green river narrows from three kick ass ladies back to the grandfather of the green. The narrows is wholly located within the green river gamelands a rugged tract of more than 14 000 acres along the green river in henderson and polk counties.
Dogs are also able to use this trail. I was paddling in preparation for the green race a world famous extreme whitewater race that takes part the first saturday of november. Two good friends of mine helped with that.
Green river narrows is a 3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near flat rock north carolina that features a waterfall and is rated as difficult. A note on access. Unfortunately we had no carnage so i decid.
The one place where a trail leads directly to the river is on river left at groove tube. The video was recorded on the green river narrows in north carolina. Owned by the people of the state of north carolina and managed by the ncwrc the primary purpose of the gamelands remains wildlife conservation and management.
Jackson kayak team members hunt jennings and jeremy adkins rallied and ran it with me my brother brody and three other people. The name of this rapid is gorilla.