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American River - North Fork, California

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: IV-V
Length: 12.3 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.21469
Longitude: -120.56671

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.185
Longitude: -120.75


Paddling Rivers Near American River - North Fork, California:

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 6 miles away
      Class IV-V - 12.3 miles long (Tadpole Creek to Euchre Bar)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 6 miles away
      Class IV-V - 14.5 miles long (Euchre Bar to Colfax-Iowa Hill Road)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada/ Placer County, 10 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 7.5 miles long (Cisco Grove to Spaulding Reservoir)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer County, 10 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.1 miles long (Mosquito Ridge Road to confluence with Middle Fork)

   American River - Middle Fork, Placer/El Dorado County, 12 miles away
      Class II-IV(V+) - 17 miles long (Oxbow Bend to Drivers Flat Road)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 13 miles away
      Class IV - 14 miles long (Washington to Edwards Crossing)

   Fordyce Creek, Nevada County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V - 12 miles long (Fordyce Lake to Lake Spaulding)

   Yuba River - Middle Fork, Sierra/ Nevada/ Yuba County, 17 miles away
      Class III-V - 22 miles long (Plumago Crossing to Route 49)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada/ Placer County, 17 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5.2 miles long (Kingvale to Cisco Grove)

   Rubicon River, Placer/ El Dorado County, 18 miles away
      Class V - 20.3 miles long (Ellicott Bridge to Ralston Afterbay)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 19 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge to Ponderosa Way Bridge)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 20 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.8 miles long (Colfax-Iowa Hill Road to Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge)


Hotels near American River - North Fork, California:

Deer Creek Inn, Nevada City
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15.6 miles away
Sierra Sun Cloud Inn, Colfax
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21 miles away
Best Western Stagecoach Inn, Pollock Pines
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24.1 miles away
Nevada City Inn, Nevada City
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25.7 miles away
Best Western Gold Country Inn, Grass Valley
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26.1 miles away
Gold Country Inn, Placerville
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26.5 miles away
Donner Lake Village, Truckee
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26.5 miles away
Bella Vista Bed And Breakfast, Placerville
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27.1 miles away
Historic Cary House Hotel, Placerville
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27.1 miles away
Gold Miners Inn, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, Grass Valley
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27.8 miles away
Stagecoach Motel, Grass Valley
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27.9 miles away
Grass Valley Courtyard Suites, Grass Valley
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27.9 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near American River - North Fork, California:

   Italian Bar, Emigrant Gap, 1 miles away

   Mumford Bar on River, Emigrant Gap, 3 miles away

   Tunnel Mills Ii - Tahoe National Forest, Nevada City, 3 miles away

   Mumford Bar Camp Ground, Emigrant Gap, 3 miles away

   Thousand Trails, Emigrant Gap, 4 miles away

   North Fork Campground, Placer County, 4 miles away

   North Fork - Blue Canyon, Emigrant Gap, 4 miles away


Trails near American River - North Fork, California:

   Italian Bar Trail, Placer , 1 miles away
       4 hiking miles, 2437 feet elevation difference

   Burnett Canyon Trail, Placer , 2 miles away
      1.1 hiking miles, 753 feet elevation difference

   Mumford Bar Trail, Placer , 2 miles away
      5.1 hiking miles, 3289 feet elevation difference

   American Eagle Trail, Placer , 4 miles away
       1.8 hiking miles, 190 feet elevation difference

   Beacroft Trail, Placer , 6 miles away
       4.6 hiking miles, 2690 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near American River - North Fork, California:

   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 20 miles away

   Tahoe National Forest, California, 24 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 26 miles away

   Empire Mine State Park, California, 27 miles away

   Eldorado National Forest, California, 30 miles away


Lakes Near American River - North Fork, California:

   Lake Valley Reservoir, Placer , 7 miles away

   Kelly Lake, Placer , 8 miles away

   Rucker Lake, Nevada , 8 miles away

   Carr Lake, Nevada , 11 miles away



Current weather conditions at American River - North Fork, California
WXPort

Local climate location: COLFAX 9 miles away

Gold Country Inn, Placerville

26 miles away

Donner Lake Village, Truckee

27 miles away

Bella Vista Bed And Breakfast, Placerville

27 miles away



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