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Arkansas River, Colorado

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AW Class: III-IV
Length: 9 miles
Average Gradient: 46 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.48472
Longitude: -105.39917

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.43805
Longitude: -105.23056


Paddling Rivers Near Arkansas River, Colorado:

   Whitewater Outfitter - Royal Gorge Rafting, Fremont County, 2 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - Clear Creek Rafting, Fremont County, 2 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - American Adventure Expeditions, Fremont County, 4 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - Whitewater Adventure Outfitter, Fremont County, 4 miles away
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   Arkansas River, Fremont County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV - 9 miles long (Parkdale Launch to Canon City)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Raft Masters, Fremont County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Grape Creek, Fremont County, 8 miles away
      Class IV+ - 15 miles long (Bear Gulch to Canon City)

   Arkansas River, Chaffee/Fremont County, 14 miles away
      Class III - 8.7 miles long (Highway Pinnacle Rock Launch to Parkdale Launch)

   South Platte River, Jefferson County, 26 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 8 miles long (Eleven Mile Reservoir to Lake George)

   South Platte River, Park County, 30 miles away
      Class V+ - 7.3 miles long (Lake George to Cheesman Reservoir)


Hotels near Arkansas River, Colorado:

Econo Lodge Canon City, Canon City
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5.2 miles away
Super 8 Canon City, Canon City
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6.5 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites Canon City, Canon City
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6.7 miles away
Budget Host Royal Gorge Inn, Canon City
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7.5 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites, Canon City
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8.3 miles away
Hampton Inn Canon City, Canon City
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8.8 miles away
BEST WESTERN Canon City, Canon City
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9.3 miles away
Super 8 Florence Canon City A, Florence
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14.8 miles away
Gold King Mountain Inn, Cripple Creek
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18.6 miles away
J.P. McGills Hotel And Casino, Cripple Creek
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19.5 miles away
Cripple Creek Motel, Cripple Creek
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19.6 miles away
Country Lodge, Woodland Park
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32.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Arkansas River, Colorado:

   Canon City KOA Kampground, Canon City, 1 miles away

   Mountain View Trading Post and Campground, Canon City, 2 miles away

   Royal Gorge Camp 88, Canon City, 2 miles away

   Buffalo Bill's Royal Gorge Campground, Canon City, 2 miles away

   Fort Gorge RV Park And Campground, Canon City, 3 miles away

   Temple Canyon Park Grape Creek, Canon City, 3 miles away

   Prospectors RV Resort, Canon City, 3 miles away


Public Lands Near Arkansas River, Colorado:

   Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO, 24 miles away

   Great Sand Dunes National Monument, Mosca - CO, 51 miles away

   Mueller State Park, Colorado, 26 miles away

   Eleven Mile State Park, Colorado, 30 miles away

   Rio Grande National Forest, Colorado, 35 miles away

   Spinney State Park, Colorado, 37 miles away

   Pueblo State Park, Colorado, 39 miles away


Lakes Near Arkansas River, Colorado:

   Lone Tree Reservoir, Fremont , 6 miles away

   DeWeese Reservoir, Custer , 17 miles away



Current weather conditions at Arkansas River, Colorado
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Local climate location: LAKE GEORGE 5 miles away






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