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Ship Creek, Alaska

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: IV
Length: 4 miles
Average Gradient: 155 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 61.22349
Longitude: -149.57981

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 61.23899
Longitude: -149.69471


Paddling Rivers Near Ship Creek, Alaska:

   Whitewater Outfitter - Alpacka Rafts, Anchorage Borough, 1 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Campbell Creek, Anchorage Borough, 2 miles away
      Class V - 2.5 miles long (Powerline pass to Hilltop Ski area)

   Ship Creek, Anchorage Borough, 4 miles away
      Class IV - 4 miles long (Artic Vally Road to bridge)

   Eagle River, Anchorage Borough, 5 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Military Stretch)

   Eagle River, Anchorage Borough, 6 miles away
      Class II(III) - 1.5 miles long (Bridge to Bridge)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Alaska Whitewater, Anchorage Borough, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Alaska Downstream, Anchorage Borough, 15 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Bird Creek, -blank- Borough, 18 miles away
      Class V+ - 3.5 miles long (5 miles upstream to Turnagain Arm)

   Willow Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 18 miles away
      Class V+ - 6.75 miles long (Close to Hatcher Pass to lower Willow Creek)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Chugach Outdoor Center, Kenai Peninsula Borough, 19 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Canyon Creek, Kenai Peninsula Borough, 22 miles away
      Class IV - 6.5 miles long (Seward HigHighway at outlet of Lower Summit Lake to Seward Highway at Hope Junction)

   Willow Creek, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 22 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5 miles long (Guardrail to Shirleytown)


Hotels near Ship Creek, Alaska:

Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Eagle River/Anchorage Are, Eagle River
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6.3 miles away
SpringHill Suites Anchorage University Lake, Anchorage
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11.7 miles away
Aptel Studio Hotel, Anchorage
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12.3 miles away
Alaskan European B And B, Anchorage
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15 miles away
Residence Inn Anchorage Midtown, Anchorage
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15.7 miles away
Best Western Lake Lucille Inn, Wasilla
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15.7 miles away
Best Western Golden Lion Hotel, Anchorage
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15.7 miles away
My Place Hotel - Anchorage AK, Anchorage
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16.2 miles away
Econo Inn, Anchorage
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16.2 miles away
Embassy Suites By Hilton Anchorage, Anchorage
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16.3 miles away
Dimond Center Hotel, Anchorage
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16.3 miles away
TownePlace Suites Anchorage Midtown, Anchorage
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16.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Ship Creek, Alaska:

   Centennial and Lions Campground, Anchorage, 5 miles away

   Hidden Heaven RV Park, Eagle River, 5 miles away

   Eagle River Campground, Anchorage County, 5 miles away

   Eagle Rising Resort and RV Campground, Hope, 10 miles away

   Golden Nugget Camper Park, Anchorage, 12 miles away

   Alaskan Trails Rv and Camper Park, Wasilla, 12 miles away

   John's RV Park and Motel, Anchorage, 12 miles away


Marinas Near Ship Creek, Alaska:

   Big Lake Powersports & Marine, Big Lake, 16 miles away

   Burkeshore Marina, Big Lake, 18 miles away


Public Lands Near Ship Creek, Alaska:

   Katmai National Park & Preserve, King Salmon - AK, 13 miles away

   Denali National Park & Preserve, Denali Park - AK, 36 miles away

   Kenai Fjords National Park, Seward - AK, 39 miles away

   Chugach State Park, Alaska, 23 miles away

   Nancy Lake State Recreation Area, Alaska, 34 miles away


Lakes Near Ship Creek, Alaska:

   Lower Fire Lake, Anchorage , 8 miles away

   Lake Hideaway, Anchorage , 8 miles away

   Goose Lake, Anchorage , 12 miles away

   Beverly Lake, Matanuska-Susitna , 14 miles away



Current weather conditions at Ship Creek, Alaska
WXPort

Local climate location: ELMENDORF A F BASE 11 miles away

Clarion Suites Downtown, Anchorage

18 miles away

La Quinta Inn & Suites Anchorage Airport, Anchorage

19 miles away




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