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South Platte River, Colorado

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 7 miles
Average Gradient: 20 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.98979
Longitude: -104.8285

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 40.07989
Longitude: -104.8201


Paddling Rivers Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   South Platte River, Adams / Weld County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 7 miles long (Brighton City Park to Fort Lupton)

   Whitewater Outfitter - AAA Inflatables Equipment & Repair, Denver County, 18 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   South Platte River, -blank- County, 24 miles away
      Class III - 0.1 miles long (Union Chutes)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Down River Equipment Company, Jefferson County, 25 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   South Platte River, Jefferson/ Denver County, 29 miles away
      Class II-III - 0.5 miles long (Confluence of Cherry Creek and South Platte)


Hotels near South Platte River, Colorado:

Best Western Brighton Inn, Brighton
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3.4 miles away
Comfort Inn Brighton, Brighton
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3.4 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Denver Northeast/Brighton, Brighton
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3.4 miles away
Hampton Inn Denver Northeast-Brighton CO, Brighton
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3.4 miles away
Super 8 Brighton, Brighton
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3.5 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites DENVER NORTHEAST - BRIGHTON, Brighton
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5.3 miles away
Candlewood Suites DENVER NORTHEAST - BRIGHTON, Brighton
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5.3 miles away
Super 8 Henderson North East Denver, Henderson
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10.9 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Henderson-Northeast Denver, Henderson
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11 miles away
Embassy Suites By Hilton Denver International Airport, Denver
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11.7 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Denver International Airport, Denver
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11.7 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites DENVER AIRPORT, Denver
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11.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Barr Lake RV Park, Brighton, 5 miles away

   Adams County Regional Park, Brighton, 6 miles away

   Denver Northeast Pepper Pod, Hudson, 12 miles away

   St. Vrain State Park, Longmont, 13 miles away

   Denver NE/Hudson KOA, Hudson, 14 miles away

   Denver Meadows Mobile Park, Aurora, 15 miles away

   Union Reservoir, Mead, 17 miles away


Marinas Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Lake Powell Resorts & Marina, Denver, 19 miles away


Public Lands Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park - CO, 50 miles away

   Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument, Florissant - CO, 68 miles away

   Barr Lake State Park, Colorado, 7 miles away

   Barbour Ponds State Park, Colorado, 13 miles away

   Cherry Creek State Park, Colorado, 21 miles away

   Boyd Lake State Park, Colorado, 26 miles away

   Chatfield Lake State Recreation Area, Colorado, 31 miles away


Lakes Near South Platte River, Colorado:

   McKay Lake, Adams , 13 miles away

   Badding Reservoir, Adams , 14 miles away

   Milton Lake Reservoir, Weld , 17 miles away

   Horse Creek Reservoir, Weld , 17 miles away



Current weather conditions at South Platte River, Colorado
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Local climate location: LONGMONT 16 miles away






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