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Mad River, California

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AW Class: II-III
Length: 12.2 miles
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 40.37009
Longitude: -123.4333

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 40.5134
Longitude: -123.60071

Paddling Rivers Near Mad River, California:

   Mad River, Trinity/ Humboldt County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 12.2 miles long (Ruth Reservoir to Forest Service Road 5 miles below Highway 36)

   Trinity River - South Fork, Trinity/ Humboldt County, 8 miles away
      Class II-V - 64.6 miles long (East Fork to low bridge off South Fork Road)

   Van Duzen River, Trinity County, 9 miles away
      Class III - 7.2 miles long (West Fork to Senteney Creek)

   Trinity River - South Fork, Trinity County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V - 8 miles long (Downstream from Forest Glen)

   Trinity River, Trinity County, 19 miles away
      Class IV-V - 10 miles long (Cedar Flat to Hawkins Bar)

   Hayfork Creek, Trinity County, 19 miles away
      Class III-V - 12.7 miles long (Gemmil Gulch Picnic Ground to Carr Creek)

   Hayfork Creek, Trinity County, 20 miles away
      Class IV-V - 21 miles long (3 miles West of Hayfork to Hyampom)

   Eel River - North Fork, Trinity/ Mendocino County, 21 miles away
      Class IV - 12 miles long (Salt Creek to Hulls Creek)

   Trinity River, Trinity/ Humboldt County, 23 miles away
      Class II - 39 miles long (Hawkins Bar to Weitchpec)

   Mad River, Trinity County, 25 miles away
      Class III - 5.8 miles long (North and South Fork confluence to Barry Creek Road)

   Mad River, Humboldt County, 25 miles away
      Class III-V - 10 miles long (Jackshaw Road to Butler Valley-Maple Creek Road)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Trinity River Rafting, Trinity County, 27 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

Hotels near Mad River, California:

Humboldt Redwoods Inn, Garberville
26.2 miles away
Best Western Plus Humboldt House Inn, Garberville
26.2 miles away
Motel Garberville, Garberville
26.4 miles away
Benbow Inn, Garberville
27.2 miles away
Best Western Country Inn, Fortuna
44.5 miles away
Super 8 Fortuna, Fortuna
44.5 miles away
The Redwood Fortuna Riverwalk Hotel, Fortuna
44.5 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Redwood Country, Fortuna
44.6 miles away
Comfort Inn Arcata-Humboldt Area, Arcata
46 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Arcata, Arcata
46 miles away
Hampton Inn And Suites Arcata, Arcata
46 miles away
Best Western Arcata Inn, Arcata
46 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Mad River, California:

   Mad River, Mad River, 4 miles away

   Blake Spring Campground, Humboldt County, 9 miles away

   Fir Cove Campground, Trinity County, 9 miles away

   Bailey Canyon Campground, Trinity County, 10 miles away

   Watts Lake, Zenia, 10 miles away

   Ruth Rec Camp Ground, Zenia, 11 miles away

   Boy Scout Cove, Zenia, 11 miles away

Trails near Mad River, California:

   County Line Trail, Humboldt , 8 miles away
      2.7 hiking miles, 3397 feet elevation difference

   Blake Trail, Humboldt , 9 miles away
      4.5 hiking miles, 3420 feet elevation difference

   Pilot Ridge Trail, Humboldt , 11 miles away
      2.3 hiking miles, 735 feet elevation difference

   Dan East Trail, Humboldt , 12 miles away
      1.6 hiking miles, 2406 feet elevation difference

   Ruth Hayfork Trail, Trinity , 15 miles away
      6.6 hiking miles, 2939 feet elevation difference

Public Lands Near Mad River, California:

   Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, Whiskeytown - CA, 65 miles away

   Grizzly Creek Redwoods State Park, California, 27 miles away

   Benbow Lake State Park, California, 27 miles away

   Richardson Grove State Park, California, 29 miles away

   Humboldt Redwoods State Park, California, 30 miles away

   Standish-Hickey State Recreational Area, California, 34 miles away

Current weather conditions at Mad River, California

Local climate location: RICHARDSON GROVE ST PK 22 miles away

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