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South Platte River, Colorado

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AW Class: IV
Length: 5.8 miles
Average Gradient: 36 fpm
  


Paddling Rivers Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Douglas County, 0 miles away
      Class I-III - 12 miles long (Deckers to confluence with North Fork)

   South Platte River - North Fork, Jefferson County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7 miles long (Buffalo Creek to South Platte)

   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Douglas County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1 miles long (Confluence to Strontia Springs Reservoir)

   South Platte River, Park County, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 7.3 miles long (Lake George to Cheesman Reservoir)

   South Platte River - North Fork, Park/Jefferson County, 18 miles away
      Class IV-V - 10.5 miles long (Bailey to Pine)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Geo Tours Whitewater Raft Trips, Jefferson County, 20 miles away
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   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Denver County, 21 miles away
      Class II-III - 0.5 miles long (Confluence of Cherry Creek and South Platte)

   Bear Creek, Jefferson County, 22 miles away
      Class III-V - 6 miles long (Idledale to Morrison)

   South Platte River, Jefferson County, 25 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 8 miles long (Eleven Mile Reservoir to Lake George)

   Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, 27 miles away
      Class IV - 5.5 miles long (mile 267 to Golden)

   Clear Creek, Clear Creek County, 27 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 5.5 miles long (Green Bay Rock)

   South Platte River, -blank- County, 29 miles away
      Class III - 0.1 miles long (Union Chutes)


Hotels near South Platte River, Colorado:

TownePlace Suites Denver Southwest/Littleton, Littleton
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18 miles away
Country Lodge, Woodland Park
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18.2 miles away
Eagle Fire Lodge Cabins, Woodland Park
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18.3 miles away
Pikes Peak Paradise Bed Brea, Woodland Park
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18.3 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Denver Littleton, Littleton
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18.3 miles away
Homewood Suites By Hilton Denver - Littleton, Littleton
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18.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites DENVER SW-LITTLETON, Littleton
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18.4 miles away
The Historic Brook Forest Inn, Evergreen
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21.2 miles away
Highland Haven Creekside Inn, Evergreen
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21.2 miles away
Cliff House Lodge Bed And Brea, Morrison
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21.5 miles away
Courtyard Denver Southwest/Littleton, Littleton
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21.6 miles away
Hampton Inn And Suites Denver-Highlands Ranch, Littleton
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21.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Lone Rock - Pike National Forest, Pueblo, 1 miles away

   Platte River Campground, Jefferson County, 3 miles away

   Wigwam Campground, Jefferson County, 3 miles away

   Kelsey, Buffalo Creek, 4 miles away

   Ouzel, Sedalia, 4 miles away

   Buffalo Creek Area, Buffalo Creek, 5 miles away

   Spruce Grove Campground, Jefferson County, 6 miles away


Trails near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Rolling Creek Trail, Park , 12 miles away


Public Lands Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO, 20 miles away

   Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO, 62 miles away

   Pike National Forest, Colorado, 6 miles away

   Roxborough State Park, Colorado, 15 miles away

   Chatfield Lake State Recreation Area, Colorado, 19 miles away

   Mueller State Park, Colorado, 19 miles away

   Eleven Mile State Park, Colorado, 27 miles away


Lakes Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Cheesman Lake, Jefferson , 4 miles away

   Wellington Lake, Jefferson , 10 miles away

   Hine Lake, Jefferson , 20 miles away



Current weather conditions at South Platte River, Colorado
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Local climate location: BAILEY 4 miles away






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