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American River - Middle Fork, California

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I(II)
Length: 7.1 miles
Average Gradient: 12 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.9621
Longitude: -120.9284

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.91849
Longitude: -120.99791


Paddling Rivers Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer / El Dorado County, 3 miles away
      Class I(II) - 7.1 miles long (former Greenwood Bridge to Mammoth Bar)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 5 miles away
      Class II - 3 miles long (Confluence with Middle Fork to Folsom Lake)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge to Ponderosa Way Bridge)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Canyon Raft Rentals, Placer County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - Sierra Outdoor Center, Placer County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

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

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

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 9 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.8 miles long (Colfax-Iowa Hill Road to Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge)

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

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

   American River - South Fork, El Dorado County, 13 miles away
      Class II-IV - 20.5 miles long (Route 193 to Folsom Lake)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer/El Dorado County, 15 miles away
      Class II-IV(V+) - 17 miles long (Oxbow Bend to Drivers Flat Road)


Hotels near American River - Middle Fork, California:

Quality Inn Auburn - Foresthill, Auburn
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6.4 miles away
Best Western Golden Key, Auburn
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6.5 miles away
Super 8 Auburn, Auburn
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6.7 miles away
Red Lion Inn & Suites Auburn, Auburn
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6.8 miles away
Powers Mansion, Auburn
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7.5 miles away
Holiday Inn AUBURN, Auburn
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8 miles away
Sierra Sun Cloud Inn, Colfax
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8.7 miles away
Bella Vista Bed And Breakfast, Placerville
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9.6 miles away
Eden Vale Inn, Placerville
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10.3 miles away
Best Western Plus Placerville Inn, Placerville
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15.1 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites Cameron Park, Cameron Park
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15.2 miles away
Historic Cary House Hotel, Placerville
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15.9 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Upper Clementine Access, Applegate, 2 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Cherokee Bar, Cool, 2 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Ruck A Chucky, Greenwood, 2 miles away

   Auburn State Recreation Area - Upper Clementine Access, Weimar, 5 miles away

   Bowman RV Park, Auburn, 6 miles away

   Sky View Terrace Mobile Home, Foresthill, 7 miles away

   Orchard Springs Resort, Colfax, 7 miles away


Marinas Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Folsom Lake Marina, El Dorado Hills, 16 miles away


Trails near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Green Valley Trail, Placer , 17 miles away
      2.8 hiking miles, 2371 feet elevation difference

   Bake Oven Trail, Placer , 19 miles away
       9 hiking miles, 2032 feet elevation difference

   Nevada Point Trail, El Dorado , 19 miles away
      5.3 hiking miles, 2771 feet elevation difference

   Euchre Bar Trail, Placer , 20 miles away
      3.3 hiking miles, 1947 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Auburn State Park, California, 6 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 9 miles away

   Folsom Lake State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Empire Mine State Park, California, 15 miles away

   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 24 miles away


Lakes Near American River - Middle Fork, California:

   Lake Theodore, Placer , 4 miles away

   Halsey Forebay, Placer , 5 miles away

   Lake Combie, Placer , 7 miles away

   Bass Lake, El Dorado , 15 miles away



Current weather conditions at American River - Middle Fork, California
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