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Henson Creek, Colorado

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AW Class: IV-V
Length: 6.7 miles
Average Gradient: 122 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.0203
Longitude: -107.4015

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.02249
Longitude: -107.3238


Paddling Rivers Near Henson Creek, Colorado:

   Henson Creek, Hinsdale County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V - 6.7 miles long (Above Nellie Creek to 1/2 mile from Lake City)

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County, 4 miles away
      Class III - 3.6 miles long (Lake City Town Run)

   Cimarron River, Gunnison / Montrose County, 18 miles away
      Class V+ - 10.2 miles long (Big Cimarron Campground to Cimarron Road bridge)

   Rio Grande, Hinsdale County, 18 miles away
      Class III-IV - 8 miles long (Rio Grande Reservoir to 12 miles above Creede)

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County, 19 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Redbridge to Blue Mesa Reservoir)

   Uncompahgre River, Ouray County, 22 miles away
      Class V+ - 2.2 miles long (Ouray to KOA campground)

   Cebolla River, Gunnison County, 23 miles away
      Class II - 10 miles long (Highway 149 to Blue Mesa Reservoir)

   Lime Creek, -blank- County, 24 miles away
      Class V+ - -blank- miles long (2nd Gorge)

   Animas River, San Juan/ La Plata County, 25 miles away
      Class IV-V - 24.2 miles long (Silverton to Tacoma)

   Mineral Creek - South, -blank- County, 26 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above South Mineral Camp Ground)

   Cimarron River, Montrose County, 27 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (Cimarron to Gunnison River)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Rigs FLY Shop & Guide Service, Ouray County, 28 miles away
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Hotels near Henson Creek, Colorado:

Surf Chateau, Buena Vista
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3.9 miles away
China Clipper Inn, Ouray
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21.3 miles away
Bridal Veil Bed And Breakfast, Ouray
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21.3 miles away
China Clipper Inn, Ouray
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21.3 miles away
Beaumont Hotel And Spa, Ouray
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21.3 miles away
Ouray Chalet Inn, Ouray
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21.3 miles away
St.Elmo Hotel, Ouray
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21.3 miles away
Comfort Inn Ouray, Ouray
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21.4 miles away
Black Bear Manor, Ouray
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21.5 miles away
Ouray Victorian Inn, Ouray
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21.6 miles away
Teller House, Silverton
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23.7 miles away
The Ice House Condominiums, Telluride
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31.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Henson Creek, Colorado:

   Engineer Pass #4, Lake City, 1 miles away

   Engineer Pass #3, Lake City, 2 miles away

   Lake City Campground, Lake City, 3 miles away

   Engineer Pass #2, Lake City, 6 miles away

   Williams Creek - Mesa, Lake City, 6 miles away

   Engineer Pass #1, Lake City, 6 miles away

   Wupperman, Lake City, 6 miles away


Public Lands Near Henson Creek, Colorado:

   Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO, 57 miles away

   Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO, 57 miles away

   San Juan National Forest, Colorado, 23 miles away

   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 29 miles away

   Crawford State Park, Colorado, 40 miles away


Lakes Near Henson Creek, Colorado:

   Lake San Cristobal, Hinsdale , 6 miles away



Current weather conditions at Henson Creek, Colorado
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Local climate location: OURAY 2 miles away






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