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American River - North Fork, California

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: IV-V
Length: 14.5 miles
Average Gradient: 54 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.185
Longitude: -120.75

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.1044
Longitude: -120.933


Paddling Rivers Near American River - North Fork, California:

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 14.5 miles long (Euchre Bar to Colfax-Iowa Hill Road)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.8 miles long (Colfax-Iowa Hill Road to Colfax-Foresthill Road Bridge)

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

   Bear River, Nevada / Placer County, 8 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 - Middle Fork, Placer County, 11 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, 11 miles away
      Class I(II) - 7.1 miles long (former Greenwood Bridge to Mammoth Bar)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 12 miles away
      Class IV - 14 miles long (Washington to Edwards Crossing)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 14 miles away
      Class IV - 4 miles long (Edwards Crossing to Purdon Crossing)

   Yuba River - Middle Fork, Sierra/ Nevada/ Yuba County, 16 miles away
      Class III-V - 22 miles long (Plumago Crossing to Route 49)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 17 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4 miles long (Purdon's Crossing to Route 49)

   American River - North Fork, Placer County, 18 miles away
      Class II - 3 miles long (Confluence with Middle Fork to Folsom Lake)


Hotels near American River - North Fork, California:

Sierra Sun Cloud Inn, Colfax
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8 miles away
Deer Creek Inn, Nevada City
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11.1 miles away
Nevada City Inn, Nevada City
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14.1 miles away
Best Western Gold Country Inn, Grass Valley
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14.2 miles away
Gold Miners Inn, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, Grass Valley
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15.6 miles away
Stagecoach Motel, Grass Valley
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15.6 miles away
Grass Valley Courtyard Suites, Grass Valley
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15.8 miles away
Quality Inn Auburn - Foresthill, Auburn
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18.8 miles away
Best Western Golden Key, Auburn
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18.9 miles away
Super 8 Auburn, Auburn
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19.1 miles away
Red Lion Inn & Suites Auburn, Auburn
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19.2 miles away
Bella Vista Bed And Breakfast, Placerville
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19.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near American River - North Fork, California:

   Dutch Flat RV Resort, Gold Run, 2 miles away

   Giant Gap, Dutch Flat, 3 miles away

   Forbes Campground, Placer County, 4 miles away

   Monzarita Day Use Campground, Placer County, 4 miles away

   Shirttail Creek, Alta, 4 miles away

   Parker Flat Staging Area, Alta, 6 miles away

   Holiday Adventure Resorts, Colfax, 6 miles away


Trails near American River - North Fork, California:

   Green Valley Trail, Placer , 4 miles away
      2.8 hiking miles, 2371 feet elevation difference

   Euchre Bar Trail, Placer , 7 miles away
      3.3 hiking miles, 1947 feet elevation difference

   American Eagle Trail, Placer , 9 miles away
       1.8 hiking miles, 190 feet elevation difference

   Bake Oven Trail, Placer , 12 miles away
       9 hiking miles, 2032 feet elevation difference

   Italian Bar Trail, Placer , 12 miles away
       4 hiking miles, 2437 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near American River - North Fork, California:

   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Empire Mine State Park, California, 14 miles away

   Marshall Gold Discovery State Park, California, 18 miles away

   Auburn State Park, California, 19 miles away

   Folsom Lake State Park, California, 28 miles away


Lakes Near American River - North Fork, California:

   Oxbow Reservoir, El Dorado , 10 miles away

   Herring Reservoir, Nevada , 12 miles away

   Chiquita Lake, El Dorado , 14 miles away

   Lake Theodore, Placer , 15 miles away



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

Local climate location: NEVADA CITY 12 miles away

Donner Lake Village, Truckee

40 miles away





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