Water Quality (1 bad 3 good)
Scenery (1 bad 3 good)
Watershed Map (to find location and size of creek) Click Here
Special thanks to Steve Zerefos for making the map.
Upper Upper Daddy's Creek:
Hwy 28 to U.S. Hwy 68
14.75 miles long
Can be had outside right outside Crossville Tennessee at Cumberland State Park
If you would like to see some nice video footage of the Obed-Emory streams and other East Tennessee streams please enjoy Chris Arp's website CLICK HERE.
No major issues except mind the local land owners
Please see our flowpage.
800-20000 cfs .
Remember to always use I-40 and Hwy 27 as your base guideline to get your bearings.
Look for U.S. Hwy 127 leaving Crossville, heading towards Pikeville, from there look for
Hwy 28, follow it out to you come to the creek.
Is at U.S. 68
This about as high up in the Daddy's Creek watershed as you can, it even has a mini-gorge it in.
It's a beautiful float I call it a float, because the bottom section is brutal, trees are in
bottom section, and they are big so pack light, and take a canoe. A whitewater kayak in here
would be a waste, this is a scenic trip. I take my aluminum canoe here.
Try to see it as soon as you can, more and more land is starting to be developed around the
area. Before long it will lose its personality . The smallmouth fishing is fantastic in this
Note: Only use this as a float at low water. If above 3500 start thinking more in the terms
of taking your whitewater boat.
It changes its personality and has speed, and the benign rapids which are there turn more into