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Salmon Creek/Chowan River Anchorage (off the AICW, on Chowan River/Albemarle Sound)

Salmon Creek/Chowan River Anchorage
Lat/Lon: 36 00.454 North/076 42.105 West
Location: Salmon Creek lies well southwest of Chowan River’s marker #CR; be sure to anchor east and northeast of Salmon Creek’s second south-side entrance point
Depth: 6 feet
Navigation Detail: Click Here For Navigational Detail of this Anchorage
Swing Room: sufficient room for vessels as large as 42 feet
Foul Weather Shelter: Fair, wide open to northern and northeasterly winds


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Comments from the Cruisers' Net Community (1)

  1. Buzz Savage -  October 23, 2012 - 10:12 pm

    We anchored here last night with two other boats ( two 42 foot trawlers and a 39 foot sailboat). Depths got very shallow well before the Sage plant, Don’t go too far past the old decrepit tour boat moored at a dock on the northern shore. We saw three nearly submerged piles towards the southern shore as we came into the creek entrance so stay in the center. As mentioned by others, the dinghy ride up the creek is marvelous. Fall is a nice time to visit Salmon Creek.
    Buzz Savage


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