kerr scott lake

We are located on Scenic HWY 268 W, 7 miles west of the Wilkesboros NC. Take Hwy 268 west out of Wilkesboro, go approximately 7 miles. Turn left onto Edmiston Lane, stay to your left, up to the Wilderness Lodge. We welcome you to enjoy a day of paddling fun!

Click here for a map of W. Kerr Scott Dam and Reservoir

Grandin Road (1st bridge), to Ferguson � 5 miles, approximate time: 1.5 to 3 hours
Ferguson has a country store with food, drinks, and phone, � mile walk. Take out on the left at cleared area, (large road size dirt path). If you miss, take out at the bridge (this would be the 2nd bridge, and is a steep takeout).

Grandin to Keowee ramp - 15 miles approximate time: 5 to 6 hours straight paddling
As you enter the lake, make a right at the lake buoy, stay right to Keowee boat ramp on the right for take out.

Ferguson to Corp. Campground � 6.5 miles approximate time: 2 to 2.5 hrs.
You will see camping on the right. (Fee-Corp. of Engineers Campground)

Corp. Campground to Boat Ramp � 3.5 miles approximate time: 1 to 1.5 hrs.
As you enter the lake, stay to your right, pass small inlets with caution. (Keep a look out for water craft) paddle until you see boat ramp on the right.

Ferguson to Boat Ramp - 10 miles approximate time: 3 to 3.5 hours


If you have any questions or are interested in our rental please contact us at 336.921.2277 or 336-749-1651, email us, or use our online request form.



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