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Rock Creek, Kentucky

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III(IV)
Length: 6 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.70309
Longitude: -84.5962

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.71709
Longitude: -84.5433


Paddling Rivers Near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

   Rock Creek, McCreary County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 6 miles long (White Oak Junction to Big South Fork of Cumberland River)

   Roaring Paunch River, McCreary County, 6 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 3 miles long (Barthell to Big South Fork)

   Cumberland River - Little South Fork, Wayne McCreary County, 13 miles away
      Class I-II - 45 miles long (Parmleysville to confluence with Big South Fork)

   Pine Creek, Scott County, 14 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.62 miles long (Close to Toonley to Leatherwood Ford)

   Cumberland River - Big South Fork, McCreary/Whitley County, 14 miles away
      Class II - 12 miles long (Station Camp to Lake Cumberland)

   Cumberland River - Big South Fork, Scott / Pulaski County, 14 miles away
      Class II+(IV) - 19 miles long (Leatherwood Ford to Blue Heron Kentucky)

   Cumberland River, Whitley/ McCreary County, 17 miles away
      Class II-III - 11 miles long (Cumberland Falls to Laurel River)

   New River, Scott County, 18 miles away
      Class II-III - 8.9 miles long (US 27 Bridge to Clear Fork River)

   Cumberland River - Big South Fork, Scott County, 18 miles away
      Class II-IV - 10.2 miles long (Burnt Mill Bridge over Clear Fork to Bridge at Leatherwood Ford)

   North White Oak Creek, Fentress Scott County, 19 miles away
      Class II - 7.8 miles long (Zenith Mines to Leatherwood Ford)

   Bark Camp Creek, Whitley County, 21 miles away
      Class III-IV - 0 miles long (Old Fluffy)

   White Oak Creek, Morgan/ Scott/ Fentress County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II - 6 miles long (Highway 52 to Clear Fork River)


Hotels near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

Eagles View BB, Burnside
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15.6 miles away
Hampton Inn Somerset, Somerset
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16.9 miles away
Comfort Inn Somerset, Somerset
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18.4 miles away
Red Roof Inn Somerset, Somerset
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18.8 miles away
Monticello Motel, Monticello
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20 miles away
BEST WESTERN Mid-Town Inn & Suites, Somerset
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20 miles away
BEST WESTERN Lake Cumberland Inn, Monticello
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20.3 miles away
Knights Inn Somerset, Somerset
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20.3 miles away
Super 8 Somerset, Somerset
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21.1 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites SOMERSET CENTRAL, Somerset
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21.2 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Somerset, Somerset
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21.6 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites, Somerset
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21.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

   Big South Fork National RiverRA - Alum Ford, Marshes Siding, 3 miles away

   Big South Fork National RiverRA - Blue Heron, Revelo, 4 miles away

   Big South Fork National RiverRA - Bear Creek Horse Camp, Revelo, 5 miles away

   Bell Farm Group Horse Camp, Stearns, 7 miles away

   Barren Fork Horse Camp, Marshes Siding, 8 miles away

   Big South Fork National RiverRA - Station Camp, Elgin, 10 miles away

   Great Meadow Campground, McCreary County, 12 miles away


Marinas Near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

   Somerset Boat Club, Somerset, 18 miles away

   Buck Creek Boat Dock, Somerset, 19 miles away


Trails near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

   Hidden Passage Trail, Pickett , 18 miles away


Public Lands Near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

   Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area, Oneida - TN, 12 miles away

   Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN, 37 miles away

   General Burnside Island State Park, Kentucky, 15 miles away

   Pickett State Park, Tennessee, 16 miles away

   Cumberland Falls State Park, Kentucky, 17 miles away

   Indian Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 31 miles away

   Frozen Head State Park, Tennessee, 31 miles away


Lakes Near Rock Creek, Kentucky:

   Laurel Creek Reservoir, McCreary , 9 miles away



Current weather conditions at Rock Creek, Kentucky
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Local climate location: MONTICELLO 11 miles away






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