June 12 – Tennessee River Gorge Paddle. Prentice Cooper State Forest. Suck Creek Ramp to Raccoon Mountain Ramp. 9 miles. West of Chattanooga in Marion County. Joint event with Murfreesboro Chapter. Sunday morning we will paddle through the beautiful Tennessee River Gorge from Suck Creek Boat Ramp to TVA’s Raccoon Mountain Boat Ramp. The paddle is through Prentice Cooper State Forest. Bring a lot of water, snacks, lunch, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, binoculars and a camera. We will see Osprey and Bald Eagles. One year a river otter swam next to my kayak! You must wear your PFD. Meet at 8:00 am CDT at the Suck Creek Boat Ramp to arrange a shuttle. Please contact Joan Hartvigsen at email@example.com , 931-962-0811 to register. The address for the Suck Creek Boat Ramp is 1900 Suck Creek Road, Chattanooga.