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Feather River - Middle Fork, California

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III
Length: 6.5 miles
Average Gradient: 40 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.861
Longitude: -120.72831

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.85979
Longitude: -120.85051


Paddling Rivers Near Feather River - Middle Fork, California:

   Feather River - Middle Fork, Plumas County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.5 miles long (Sloat to Nelson Point)

   Feather River - Middle Fork, Plumas/ Butte County, 4 miles away
      Class V+ - 32.5 miles long (Nelson Point to Milsap Bridge)

   Lavezzola Creek, Sierra County, 14 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 4 miles long (2nd Divide Bridge to Downieville)

   Pauley Creek, Sierra County, 14 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4 miles long (Second Divide Turnout to Downieville)

   Indian Creek Feather Tributary, Plumas County, 15 miles away
      Class V - 5.5 miles long (Close to Crescent Mills to Spanish Creek)

   Yuba River - North Fork, Sierra County, 16 miles away
      Class II-V - 4 miles long (Downieville to Goodyears Bar Bridge)

   Feather River - South Fork, Plumas County, 17 miles away
      Class IV - 8.3 miles long (Little Grass Valley Reservoir to South Fork Diversion Dam)

   Yuba River - North Fork, Sierra County, 18 miles away
      Class IV - 8.5 miles long (Goodyears Bar Bridge to Highway 49 Bridge)

   Yuba River - North Fork, Sierra County, 20 miles away
      Class IV-V - 13 miles long (Wild Plum Campground to Downieville)

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

   Feather River - North Fork, Plumas County, 23 miles away
      Class III-V - 10 miles long (Virgilia to Belden)

   Yuba River - South Fork, Nevada County, 27 miles away
      Class IV - 14 miles long (Washington to Edwards Crossing)


Hotels near Feather River - Middle Fork, California:

Chalet View Lodge, Graeagle
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9.1 miles away
Nakoma Golf Resort, Clio
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15.7 miles away
Deer Creek Inn, Nevada City
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27.3 miles away
Red Lion Inn & Suites Susanvil, Susanville
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30.9 miles away
Best Western Trailside Inn, Susanville
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31.1 miles away
Super 8 Susanville, Susanville
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31.1 miles away
Budget Host Frontier Inn, Susanville
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31.1 miles away
Diamond Mountain Casino Hotel, Susanville
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31.6 miles away
Nevada City Inn, Nevada City
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36.2 miles away
Best Western Gold Country Inn, Grass Valley
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37.2 miles away
Best Western Rose Quartz Inn, Chester
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38.7 miles away
Grass Valley Courtyard Suites, Grass Valley
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38.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Feather River - Middle Fork, California:

   Red Bridge, Quincy, 3 miles away

   Harrison Flat, Quincy, 4 miles away

   Buzzard's Glory RV Park, Blairsden-graeagle, 6 miles away

   Bradys Camp, Taylorsville, 6 miles away

   McRae Meadows, Blairsden-graeagle, 6 miles away

   Lost Cabin Springs, Quincy, 6 miles away

   Pacific Crest Trail Trailcamp 1232.6, Quincy, 7 miles away


Trails near Feather River - Middle Fork, California:

   Eureka Lake Trail, Plumas , 7 miles away
      1.4 hiking miles, 1203 feet elevation difference

   Finger Board Trail, Plumas , 9 miles away
       6.4 hiking miles, 3226 feet elevation difference

   Claremont Trail, Plumas , 12 miles away
      2.3 hiking miles, 1051 feet elevation difference

   Pacific Crest Trail - section 15, overlapping , 13 miles away
      109.3 hiking miles, 6884 feet elevation difference

   Third Divide Trail, Sierra , 13 miles away
      2.5 hiking miles, 2062 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near Feather River - Middle Fork, California:

   Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mineral - CA, 59 miles away

   Plumas-Eureka State Park, California, 8 miles away

   Malakoff Diggins State Park, California, 27 miles away

   Plumas National Forest, California, 29 miles away

   Empire Mine State Park, California, 39 miles away

   Tahoe National Forest, California, 39 miles away


Lakes Near Feather River - Middle Fork, California:

   Snake Lake, Plumas , 16 miles away

   Young America Lake, Sierra , 17 miles away

   Sand Pond, Sierra , 17 miles away

   Round Valley Reservoir, Plumas , 18 miles away



Current weather conditions at Feather River - Middle Fork, California
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Local climate location: CANYON DAM 22 miles away






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