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Lake Fork Gunnison River, Colorado

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: IV-V
Length: 5 miles
Average Gradient: 52 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.32375
Longitude: -107.22629

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.39149
Longitude: -107.24501


Paddling Rivers Near Lake Fork Gunnison River, Colorado:

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County, 2 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Redbridge to Blue Mesa Reservoir)

   Cebolla River, Gunnison County, 9 miles away
      Class II - 10 miles long (Highway 149 to Blue Mesa Reservoir)

   Lake Fork Gunnison River, Hinsdale/Gunnison County, 18 miles away
      Class III - 3.6 miles long (Lake City Town Run)

   Henson Creek, Hinsdale County, 22 miles away
      Class IV-V - 6.7 miles long (Above Nellie Creek to 1/2 mile from Lake City)

   Cimarron River, Gunnison / Montrose County, 22 miles away
      Class V+ - 10.2 miles long (Big Cimarron Campground to Cimarron Road bridge)

   Cimarron River, Montrose County, 23 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (Cimarron to Gunnison River)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Scenic River Tours, Gunnison County, 23 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Anthracite Creek - Ruby Fork, Gunnison County, 28 miles away
      Class V+ - 11 miles long (Bridge to Erikson Springs Campground)

   Gunnison River, Montrose County, 30 miles away
      Class IV-V - 16 miles long (Crystal Dam to Chukar Trail)


Hotels near Lake Fork Gunnison River, Colorado:

Surf Chateau, Buena Vista
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18.1 miles away
The Water Wheel Inn, Gunnison
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19.6 miles away
Rodeway Inn Gunnison, Gunnison
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21.3 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Gunnison, Gunnison
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22.6 miles away
Alpine Inn Of Gunnison, Gunnison
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23.7 miles away
Comfort Inn Gunnison, Gunnison
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23.8 miles away
Quality Inn Gunnison, Gunnison
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23.9 miles away
Econo Lodge Gunnison, Gunnison
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23.9 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites GUNNISON, Gunnison
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24.3 miles away
The Inn At Tomichi Village, Gunnison
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26.1 miles away
Cristiana Guesthaus, Crested Butte
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32.6 miles away
The Ruby Of Crested Butte, Crested Butte
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33 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Lake Fork Gunnison River, Colorado:

   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Gateview, Powderhorn, 2 miles away

   Red Bridge, Powderhorn, 2 miles away

   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Lake Fork Arm, Powderhorn, 5 miles away

   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Cebolla Creek, Gunnison, 6 miles away

   The Gate, Powderhorn, 6 miles away

   Curecanti National Recreation Area - Red Creek Group, Gunnison, 7 miles away

   Lake Fork Resort, Gunnison, 7 miles away


Public Lands Near Lake Fork Gunnison River, Colorado:

   Black Canyon Of The Gunnison National Park, Gunnison - CO, 44 miles away

   Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison - CO, 44 miles away

   Gunnison National Forest, Colorado, 25 miles away

   Crawford State Park, Colorado, 31 miles away

   Paonia State Park, Colorado, 34 miles away

   Ridgway State Park, Colorado, 36 miles away



Current weather conditions at Lake Fork Gunnison River, Colorado
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Local climate location: CIMARRON 2 miles away






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