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Hicks Creek, Alaska

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: V+
Length: 11 miles
Average Gradient: 166 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 61.8972
Longitude: -147.77691

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 61.78919
Longitude: -147.9356


Paddling Rivers Near Hicks Creek, Alaska:

   Matanuska River, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 4 miles away
      Class II+ - 54 miles long (Glacier Park Bridge to Palmer)

   Hicks Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 6 miles away
      Class V+ - 11 miles long (Hicks Lake to Matanuska River)

   Gravel Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 10 miles away
      Class IV+ - 11.5 miles long (Gravel Creek Glacier to Matanuska River)

   Matanuska River, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 12 miles away
      Class III+ - 5.2 miles long (Lions Head)

   Caribou Creek, -blank- Borough, 18 miles away
      Class V - 9 miles long (Squaw Creek to Glenn Highway Bridge)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Alaska Raft Rentals, Matanuska Susitna Borough, 23 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Coal Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 26 miles away
      Class IV - 11.8 miles long (Glacier to Matanuska River)

   Chickaloon River, Matanuska-Susitna Borough Borough, 27 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 33 miles long (30 Mile Airstrip to Matanuska)



Current weather conditions at Hicks Creek, Alaska
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Local climate location: MC KINLEY PARK 71 miles away






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