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Cahaba River

 
Length: 200 miles (322 kilometers)

The Cahaba River (kuh-HAH-buh) - Rises northease of Birmingham, flows southwest past Centreville, Alabama then south to the Alabama River eight miles south-southwest of Selma, Alabama. Used as water source for Birmingham.

CAHABA RIVER PADDLING COURSES
The Cahaba River is the longest free-flowing river in Alabama and is among the most scenic and biologically diverse rivers in the United States. The Cahaba River is a major tributary of the Alabama River and part of the larger Mobile River basin. With headwaters near Birmingham, the Cahaba meanders to the southwest, then at Heiberger turns southeas...



Outflows of the Cahaba River
Alabama River