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American River - Middle Fork, California

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-IV(V+)
Length: 17 miles
Average Gradient: 23 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.00416
Longitude: -120.74723

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.91666
Longitude: -121.04028


Paddling Rivers Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer / El Dorado County, 2 miles away
      Class I(II) - 7.1 miles long (former Greenwood Bridge to Mammoth Bar)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge to Ponderosa Way Bridge)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Wilderness Adventures, El Dorado County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.8 miles long (Colfax-Iowa Hill Road to Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 8 miles away
      Class III+ - 15 miles long (Lotus Campground to Folsom Lake)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Whitewater Voyages, El Dorado County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 10 miles away
      Class II - 3 miles long (Confluence with Middle Fork to Folsom Lake)

   Bear River, Nevada / Placer County, 10 miles away
      Class II-V - 11 miles long (Highway 174 Bridge to Lake Combie)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer/El Dorado County, 10 miles away
      Class II-IV(V+) - 17 miles long (Oxbow Bend to Drivers Flat Road)

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 11 miles away
      Class II-IV - 20.5 miles long (Route 193 to Folsom Lake)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Canyon Raft Rentals, Placer County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Sierra Outdoor Center, Placer County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter


Hotels near American River - Middle Fork, California:

Sierra Sun Cloud Inn, Colfax
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8.6 miles away
Bella Vista Bed And Breakfast, Placerville
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9.1 miles away
Quality Inn Auburn - Foresthill, Auburn
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11.3 miles away
Best Western Golden Key, Auburn
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11.4 miles away
Super 8 Auburn, Auburn
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11.6 miles away
Eden Vale Inn, Placerville
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11.6 miles away
Red Lion Inn & Suites Auburn, Auburn
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11.7 miles away
Powers Mansion, Auburn
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12.4 miles away
Holiday Inn AUBURN, Auburn
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12.9 miles away
Historic Cary House Hotel, Placerville
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14 miles away
Best Western Plus Placerville Inn, Placerville
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14 miles away
Gold Country Inn, Placerville
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14.5 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Sky View Terrace Mobile Home, Foresthill, 2 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Ruck A Chucky, Greenwood, 3 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Cherokee Bar, Cool, 3 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Upper Clementine Access, Weimar, 3 miles away

   Starlight Cafe, Foresthill, 5 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Upper Clementine Access, Applegate, 6 miles away

   Orchard Springs Resort, Colfax, 8 miles away


Marinas Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Folsom Lake Marina, El Dorado Hills, 20 miles away


Trails near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Green Valley Trail, Placer , 13 miles away
      2.8 hiking miles, 2371 feet elevation difference

   Bake Oven Trail, Placer , 14 miles away
       9 hiking miles, 2032 feet elevation difference

   Nevada Point Trail, El Dorado , 15 miles away
      5.3 hiking miles, 2771 feet elevation difference

   Euchre Bar Trail, Placer , 16 miles away
      3.3 hiking miles, 1947 feet elevation difference

   American Eagle Trail, Placer , 17 miles away
       1.8 hiking miles, 190 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 8 miles away

   Auburn State Park, California, 11 miles away

   Empire Mine State Park, California, 17 miles away

   Folsom Lake State Park, California, 19 miles away

   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 23 miles away


Lakes Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Lake Theodore, Placer , 8 miles away

   Halsey Forebay, Placer , 10 miles away

   Oxbow Reservoir, El Dorado , 10 miles away

   Chiquita Lake, El Dorado , 11 miles away



Current weather conditions at American River - Middle Fork, California
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Local climate location: NEVADA CITY 13 miles away






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