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Big Iron River, Michigan

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AW Class: II-III
Length: 4.3 miles
Average Gradient: 31 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.76048
Longitude: -89.59356

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.82997
Longitude: -89.57014

Paddling Rivers Near Big Iron River, Michigan:

   Big Iron River, Ontonagon County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III - 4.3 miles long (White Pine to Silver City)

   Little Iron River, Ontonagon County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 7.5 miles long (Nonesuch Falls to Highway 107)

   Union River, Ontonagon County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 1.3 miles long (Union River cabin to campground)

   Ontonagon River - West Branch, Ontonagon County, 15 miles away
      Class I-III - 13.4 miles long (Norwich Road to Victoria Falls Dam)

   Presque Isle, Gogebic County, 19 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 1.5 miles long (Yondota Falls to Copps Mine Road)

   Presque Isle, Gogebic/Ontonagon County, 19 miles away
      Class II-IV - 7.3 miles long (Underwood Tower Road to Steigers Bridge)

   Carp River, Ontonagon/Gogebic County, 19 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 1.7 miles long (above Shining Cloud Falls to Lake Superior)

   Little Carp River, Ontonagon/Gogebic County, 20 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5.4 miles long (Greenstone Falls trail to Lake Superior)

   Presque Isle, Gogebic/Ontonagon County, 22 miles away
      Class III-V - 8.4 miles long (Steigers Bridge to South Boundary Road)

   Ontonagon River, Ontonagon County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II(IV) - 9.7 miles long (Thayer Road to FS Road 178)

   Ontonagon River - South Branch, Ontonagon County, 24 miles away
      Class I-III - 19.4 miles long (Highway 28 to W Br Ontonagon)

   Ontonagon River - West Branch, Ontonagon County, 25 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5.3 miles long (Victoria Falls dam to Victoria Dam Road)

Hotels near Big Iron River, Michigan:

AmericInn Silver City, Silver City
16.9 miles away
AmericInn Ironwood, Ironwood
42.3 miles away
Black Bear Lodge, Saint Germain
42.6 miles away
Rustic Manor Motor Lodge, Saint Germain
43.2 miles away
Comfort Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
43.5 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
43.6 miles away
Quality Inn Minocqua, Minocqua
43.7 miles away
Lake Of The Torches Resort Casino, Lac du Flambeau
44.5 miles away
Best Western Plus Concord Inn, Minocqua
44.5 miles away
Days Inn Hurley, Hurley
45.1 miles away
AmericInn Minocqua, Minocqua
45.8 miles away
Best Western Derby Inn, Eagle River
46.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Big Iron River, Michigan:

   Porcupine Mountains State Park - Group, White Pine, 2 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park - Union River Outpost, White Pine, 3 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park - Union Bay, White Pine, 4 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park - Lost Creek, White Pine, 7 miles away

   Bergland Town Park, Bergland, 10 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park - White Pine Extension, White Pine, 10 miles away

   Ontonagon County Park Campground and Picnic Area, Ontonagon County, 12 miles away

Marinas Near Big Iron River, Michigan:

   Marina Ontonagon, Ontonagon, 18 miles away

Public Lands Near Big Iron River, Michigan:

   Grand Portage National Monument, Grand Marais - MN, 56 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park, Michigan, 14 miles away

   Lake Gogebic State Park, Michigan, 16 miles away

   Ottawa National Forest, Michigan, 28 miles away

Lakes Near Big Iron River, Michigan:

   Lake Gogebic, Ontonagon , 14 miles away

   Tepee Lake, Iron , 20 miles away

Current weather conditions at Big Iron River, Michigan

Local climate location: BERGLAND DAM 27 miles away

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