Lower Broad River Watershed

Lower Section

The lower section of the Broad River watershed includes the area from the South Fork of the Broad River downstream and into Clark’s Hill Reservoir (Thurmond Reservoir).  It occurs in a portion of Elbert, Oglethorpe, Wilkes and Lincoln Counties.



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Main Tributaries:

Main tributaries in the lower section include:

Dove Creek

Millstone Creek

Falling Creek

Long Creek

Macks Creek

Indian Creek

Buffalo Creek

Dry Fork Creek

Clark Creek

Bertram Creek

Coody Creek (drains into Clark’s Hill Reservoir)



Broad River road crossings

State Route 77

State Route 17 at Bell’s Ferry

Broad River Road at DNR WMA (Anthony Shoals)

State Route 79, Broad River Campground

Elijah Clark State Park


Long Creek road crossings

Saxon-Mattox Road

State Route 17