Site Directions: Access the river via I-40 from exit 143.
Hwy 13 parallels the river through several small towns, including Lobelville, Linden, and Flatwoods.
There are 19 access points along the river below the headwaters in Henryville.
Lat: 35.42742°N Long: -87.40398°W
Hours: daylight hours
Seasonality year-round depending on water levels and location
Site Description: 120 river miles of slow-flowing waters.
Upper portions of the river between Henryville and Flatwoods is floatable from November through August, while the remainder of the river is floatable year-round. Local companies rent canoes and will coordinate trips, including overnight camping trips.
Wildlife to Watch: The waters of the Buffalo River support a high diversity of wildlife.