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Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III-V
Length: 17 miles
Average Gradient: 22 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 45.88055
Longitude: -69.1775

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 45.79694
Longitude: -68.94667


Paddling Rivers Near Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine:

   Nesowadnehunk Stream, Piscataquis County, 2 miles away
      Class V - 3 miles long (Little Niagara to Penobscot River)

   Nahmakanta Stream, Piscataquis County, 6 miles away
      Class I-II - 5.3 miles long (Nahmakanta Lake to Pemadumcook Lake)

   Penobscot River - West Branch, Piscataquis County, 8 miles away
      Class III-V - 17 miles long (Ripogenus Gorge to Debsconeag)

   Nesowadnehunk Stream River, Piscataquis County, 8 miles away
      Class I-III - 13 miles long (Nesowadnehunk to Daicey Pond Brook)

   Pleasant River - East Branch, Piscataquis County, 13 miles away
      Class III-V - 8 miles long (Guernsey Brook to Upper Ebeemee Lake)

   Sandy Stream, Piscataquis Penobscot County, 14 miles away
      Class I-II - 10.5 miles long (Lower Togue Pond to Millicocket Lake)

   Webster Brook, Piscataquis County, 16 miles away
      Class I-V - 15 miles long (Telos Landing to Grand Lake Matagamon)

   Pleasant River - East Branch, Piscataquis County, 20 miles away
      Class I-II - 3.5 miles long (Lower Ebeemee to Brownville Junction)

   Millinocket Stream, Penobscot County, 23 miles away
      Class I-II - 10 miles long (Millinocket Lake to Shad Pond)

   Penobscot River - East Branch, Penobscot County, 23 miles away
      Class III-V - 38 miles long (Grand Lake Matagamon to Whetstone Falls)

   Pleasant River - West Branch, Piscataquis County, 24 miles away
      Class II-III - 10 miles long (Katahdin Iron Works to Brownville Junction)

   Smith Brook, Piscataquis County, 25 miles away
      Class I-III - 8 miles long (Haymock Lake to Eagle lake)


Hotels near Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine:

The Young House Bed And Breakf, Millinocket
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25.8 miles away
Katahdin Inn And Suites, Millinocket
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27 miles away
Baxter Park Inn Millinocket, Millinocket
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27.6 miles away
The Brewster Inn, Dexter
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42.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine:

   Penobscot River Corridor - Horserace Brook, Brownville Junction, 0 miles away

   Penobscot River Corridor - Salmon Point Group, Brownville Junction, 1 miles away

   Penobscot River Corridor - Horserace Pond, Brownville Junction, 3 miles away

   Penobscot River Corridor - Big Minister Pond, Brownville Junction, 3 miles away

   Penobscot River Corridor - Second Debsconeag Lake, Brownville Junction, 3 miles away

   Hurd Brook Lean-to - Appalachian Trail, Brownville Junction, 3 miles away

   Baxter State Park - Katahdin Stream, Millinocket, 5 miles away


Public Lands Near Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine:

   Peaks-Kenny State Park, Maine, 31 miles away

   Lily Bay State Park, Maine, 36 miles away


Lakes Near Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine:

   First Debsconeag Lake, Piscataquis , 6 miles away

   South Twin Lake, Penobscot , 17 miles away

   Chesuncook Lake, Piscataquis , 19 miles away

   Ragged Lake, Piscataquis , 19 miles away



Current weather conditions at Penobscot River - West Branch, Maine
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Local climate location: RIPOGENUS DAM 15 miles away






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