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Ford River, Michigan

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III
Length: 7.75 miles
Average Gradient: 11 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 45.73428
Longitude: -87.19303

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 45.67976
Longitude: -87.1426


Paddling Rivers Near Ford River, Michigan:

   Ford River, Delta County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III - 7.75 miles long (Highway 2 to Highway 35)

   Escanaba River, Delta County, 15 miles away
      Class II(III) - 17 miles long (Boney Falls Dam to CR420)

   Escanaba River, Marquette County, 22 miles away
      Class I-II - 10 miles long (Highway Camp Ground to Boney Falls Basin)


Hotels near Ford River, Michigan:

Comfort Suites Escanaba, Escanaba
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5.2 miles away
Magnuson Grand Pioneer Inn And, Escanaba
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5.7 miles away
Country Hearth Inn Escanaba, Escanaba
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6.7 miles away
Econo Lodge Escanaba, Escanaba
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6.7 miles away
Super 8 Escanaba, Escanaba
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6.7 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Escanaba, Escanaba
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6.7 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites, Escanaba
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6.8 miles away
Ephraim Motel, Ephraim
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24.5 miles away
Country House Resort, Sister Bay
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25.1 miles away
The Inn At Little Sister Hill, Sister Bay
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25.4 miles away
Edgewater Resort, Ephraim
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26.5 miles away
Eagle Harbor Inn, Ephraim
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26.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Ford River, Michigan:

   Camp Seven Lake Campground - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away

   Carp River Campground - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away

   Colwell Lake Campground - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away

   Flowing Well Campground - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away

   Foley Creek Campground - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away

   Lake Michigan - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away

   Little Bay - Hiawatha National Forest, Escanaba, 5 miles away


Marinas Near Ford River, Michigan:

   Gladston City Harbor, Gladstone, 12 miles away


Public Lands Near Ford River, Michigan:

   Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, Munising - MI, 51 miles away

   J. W. Wells State Park, Michigan, 20 miles away

   Newport State Park, Wisconsin, 25 miles away

   Peninsula State Park, Wisconsin, 27 miles away

   Rock Island State Park, Wisconsin, 28 miles away

   Hiawatha National Forest, Michigan, 33 miles away


Lakes Near Ford River, Michigan:

   Lake Minnewasca, Delta , 12 miles away



Current weather conditions at Ford River, Michigan
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Local climate location: ESCANABA 16 miles away






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