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Matanuska River, Alaska

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III+
Length: 5.2 miles
Average Gradient: 38 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 61.80329
Longitude: -147.6816

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 61.79589
Longitude: -147.7994


Paddling Rivers Near Matanuska River, Alaska:

   Hicks Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 4 miles away
      Class V+ - 11 miles long (Hicks Lake to Matanuska River)

   Matanuska River, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 4 miles away
      Class III+ - 5.2 miles long (Lions Head)

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

   Caribou Creek, -blank- Borough, 10 miles away
      Class V - 9 miles long (Squaw Creek to Glenn Highway Bridge)

   Gravel Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 17 miles away
      Class IV+ - 11.5 miles long (Gravel Creek Glacier to Matanuska River)

   Matanuska River - East Fork and Main Stem, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 28 miles away
      Class II+ - 17.5 miles long (Close to Hunter Lake to Caribou Creek)


Campgrounds near Matanuska River, Alaska:

   Grand View Cafe Campground, Palmer, 20 miles away



Current weather conditions at Matanuska River, Alaska
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Local climate location: MC KINLEY PARK 78 miles away






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