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Merced River - South Fork, California

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III-IV
Length: 7.4 miles
Average Gradient: 34 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.61019
Longitude: -119.8202

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.65309
Longitude: -119.8866


Paddling Rivers Near Merced River - South Fork, California:

   Merced River - South Fork, Mariposa County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7.4 miles long (Snyder Gulch to Route 140 Bridge)

   Merced River, Mariposa County, 3 miles away
      Class IV - 17 miles long (Red Bud to Bagby Reservoir)

   Merced River, Mariposa County, 5 miles away
      Class II-V - 29 miles long (El Portal to Route 49 at Lake McClure)

   Tuolumne River - South Fork, Tuolumne County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V - 7 miles long (Highway 120 to Rainbow Pool Picnic Area)

   Merced River, Mariposa County, 14 miles away
      Class V - 4.8 miles long (Routes 120-140 Junction to Arch Rock Entrance Station)

   Merced River - North Fork, Mariposa County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 17 miles long (Greeley Hill Road to Merced confluence)

   Big Creek, Mariposa County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 1 miles long (Chowchilla Mountain Road to South Fork Merced River)

   Chowchilla River, Madera County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7 miles long (Road 810 to Road 800)

   Tuolumne River, Tuolumne County, 16 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 9 miles long (Cherry Creek to Meral's Pool)

   Tuolumne River, Tuolumne County, 17 miles away
      Class IV-V - 18 miles long (Lumsden Campground to Wards Ferry Bridge)

   Fresno River, Madera County, 17 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 11 miles long (Road 600 to Road 415)

   Fresno River, Madera County, 19 miles away
      Class III-V - 3 miles long (Goldside Drive off road 600 to Road 600)


Hotels near Merced River - South Fork, California:

Z-TO BE DELETED - Little Valle, Mariposa
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9.9 miles away
Yosemite Bed And Breakfast, Mariposa
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11 miles away
Comfort Inn Yosemite Valley Gateway, Mariposa
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11.1 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Mariposa Lodge, Mariposa
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11.2 miles away
Best Western Plus Yosemite Way Station Motel, Mariposa
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11.2 miles away
Tin Lizzie Inn At Yosemite, Fish Camp
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17 miles away
Tenaya Lodge, Fish Camp
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17.2 miles away
Sierra Sky Ranch, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, Oakhurst
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21.1 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Yosemite South Gate, Oakhurst
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21.4 miles away
Best Western Plus Yosemite Gateway Inn, Oakhurst
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21.6 miles away
Comfort Inn Yosemite Area, Oakhurst
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21.7 miles away
Lazy Z Resort, Twain Harte
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35.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Merced River - South Fork, California:

   Indian Flat RV Park, El Portal, 2 miles away

   Dirt Flat, El Portal, 2 miles away

   Dry Gulch, El Portal, 3 miles away

   Jerseydale Campground, Mariposa County, 5 miles away

   Midpines KOA Kampground, Midpines, 7 miles away

   Anderson Valley, El Portal, 7 miles away

   Yosemite Trail Campground, Midpines, 7 miles away


Trails near Merced River - South Fork, California:

   Hite Cove Trail, Mariposa , 1 miles away
       14.4 hiking miles, 1185 feet elevation difference

   Pohono Trail, Mariposa , 14 miles away
      11.4 hiking miles, 3527 feet elevation difference

   El Capitan Trail, Mariposa , 15 miles away
      14.7 hiking miles, 4758 feet elevation difference

   Pilot Ridge Trail, Mariposa , 15 miles away
      2.1 hiking miles, 1023 feet elevation difference

   Chilnualna Fall Trail, Mariposa , 16 miles away
       7 hiking miles, 2879 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near Merced River - South Fork, California:

   Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park - CA, 14 miles away

   Stanislaus National Forest, California, 31 miles away

   Millerton Lake State Park, California, 37 miles away


Lakes Near Merced River - South Fork, California:

   Cherry Lake, Tuolumne , 19 miles away



Current weather conditions at Merced River - South Fork, California
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Local climate location: CHERRY VALLEY DAM 21 miles away






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