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South Platte River, Colorado

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AW Class: III-V(V+)
Length: 8 miles
Average Gradient: 62 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.90549
Longitude: -105.47368

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.97161
Longitude: -105.36544


Paddling Rivers Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   South Platte River, Jefferson County, 4 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 8 miles long (Eleven Mile Reservoir to Lake George)

   South Platte River, Park County, 5 miles away
      Class V+ - 7.3 miles long (Lake George to Cheesman Reservoir)

   South Platte River, Jefferson County, 22 miles away
      Class IV - 5.8 miles long (Cheeseman Reservoir to Deckers)

   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Douglas County, 22 miles away
      Class I-III - 12 miles long (Deckers to confluence with North Fork)

   Arkansas River, Fremont County, 24 miles away
      Class III-IV - 9 miles long (Parkdale Launch to Canon City)

   Whitewater Outfitter - American Adventure Expeditions, Fremont County, 25 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - Clear Creek Rafting, Fremont County, 25 miles away
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   Whitewater Outfitter - Royal Gorge Rafting, Fremont County, 25 miles away
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   South Platte River - North Fork, Park/Jefferson County, 25 miles away
      Class IV-V - 10.5 miles long (Bailey to Pine)

   Arkansas River, Chaffee/Fremont County, 27 miles away
      Class III - 8.7 miles long (Highway Pinnacle Rock Launch to Parkdale Launch)

   South Platte River - North Fork, Jefferson County, 28 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7 miles long (Buffalo Creek to South Platte)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Whitewater Adventure Outfitter, Fremont County, 29 miles away
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Hotels near South Platte River, Colorado:

Gold King Mountain Inn, Cripple Creek
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19.6 miles away
Victor Hotel, Victor
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23.3 miles away
Country Lodge, Woodland Park
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24.2 miles away
Eagle Fire Lodge Cabins, Woodland Park
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25.3 miles away
Pikes Peak Paradise Bed Brea, Woodland Park
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25.3 miles away
Econo Lodge Canon City, Canon City
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29.5 miles away
Super 8 Canon City, Canon City
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29.7 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites Canon City, Canon City
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29.8 miles away
Budget Host Royal Gorge Inn, Canon City
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30.2 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites, Canon City
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30.6 miles away
Hampton Inn Canon City, Canon City
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30.9 miles away
Best Western Canon City, Canon City
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31.1 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Springer Gulch, -blank-, 1 miles away

   Wagon Tongue Campground, Park County, 1 miles away

   Cove Campground, -blank-, 3 miles away

   Riverside, Florissant, 3 miles away

   Reservoir Campground, Park County, 4 miles away

   Spillway, Guffey, 4 miles away

   Blue Mountain - Pike National Forest, Pueblo, 4 miles away


Trails near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Rolling Creek Trail, Park , 19 miles away


Public Lands Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO, 11 miles away

   Eleven Mile State Park, Colorado, 7 miles away

   Spinney State Park, Colorado, 16 miles away

   Mueller State Park, Colorado, 16 miles away

   Pike National Forest, Colorado, 16 miles away

   Roxborough State Park, Colorado, 36 miles away


Lakes Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Cheesman Lake, Jefferson , 18 miles away

   Tarryall Reservoir, Park , 20 miles away



Current weather conditions at South Platte River, Colorado
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Local climate location: ANTERO RESERVOIR 8 miles away






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