Pine Hall Road Bridge to Lindsey Bridge, Madison Access Information

Put-In Location

This access is located under the Pine Hall Road Bridge.  There is a small parking area at the top of the bridge between the railroad tracks and the bridge.  Rocks under bridge are a little steep so be careful when accessing the river.  NC DOT recently replaced this bridge with a new one so area under where old bridge should be easy to get down to the river.

Approximate Address:
(US Post Office)
1716 Pine Hall Rd
Pine Hall, NC 27042

The USGS water gauge for Pine Hall is located under this bridge.

Estimated Miles:  7.22 miles
​Estimated Time to Complete: Around 5 hours (depending on water flow)​

Take Out Location

The access location is located just on the other side of the bridge from Pine Hall Brick Company in Madison NC.

Approximate Address:
634 Lindsey Bridge Rd
Madison, NC 27025

When you come down river, access will be located on your right.  You will start to see smoke stacks and hear industrial sounds on the right.



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