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Slate River, Michigan

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III+
Length: 2.5 miles
Average Gradient: 90 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.77339
Longitude: -88.22761

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.78924
Longitude: -88.24223


Paddling Rivers Near Slate River, Michigan:

   Slate River, Baraga County, 1 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 2.5 miles long (Arvon quarry to Quartzite Falls)

   Slate River, Baraga County, 1 miles away
      Class III-IV(V) - 2.7 miles long (Silver Road to Skanee Road)

   Ravine River, Baraga County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.6 miles long (Silver Road to Skanee Road)

   Peshekee River, Baraga/Marquette County, 5 miles away
      Class I-III - 17.9 miles long (Peshekee Grade to Highway 41)

   Silver River, Baraga County, 8 miles away
      Class III-V - 2.3 miles long (Silver Road to Arvon Road)

   Silver River, Baraga County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 4.2 miles long (Arvon Road to Silver Falls Park)

   Huron River - West Br., Baraga County, 10 miles away
      Class II-IV(V) - 3.9 miles long (Black C Highway Road to logging ford)

   Tioga River, Baraga County, 12 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2.2 miles long (Highway 41 to Sturgeon River)

   Huron River - East Br., Baraga County, 12 miles away
      Class II-IV+ - 5.6 miles long (AAA Road to Skanee Rd)

   Falls River, Baraga County, 15 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 2 miles long (Mead Road to Lake Superior)

   Sturgeon River, Baraga County, 18 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.3 miles long (Highway 41 to Upper Falls)

   Michigamme River, Marquette County, 18 miles away
      Class I-II - 2.5 miles long (Lake Michigamme to Moose River Camp Ground)


Hotels near Slate River, Michigan:

AmericInn Calumet, Calumet
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26.6 miles away
Super 8 Houghton, Houghton
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27.6 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites Houghton, Houghton
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28.3 miles away
Ramada Hancock Waterfront, Hancock
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28.7 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Houghton, MI, Houghton
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28.7 miles away
Holiday Inn Express HOUGHTON-KEWEENAW, Houghton
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29.2 miles away
Magnuson Hotel Country Inn, Ishpeming
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40.5 miles away
Jasper Ridge Inn Ishpeming, Ishpeming
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40.6 miles away
AmericInn Iron River, Iron River
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42.6 miles away
Cedar Motor Inn, Marquette
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45.7 miles away
Comfort Inn Iron Mountain, Iron Mountain
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46.4 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites IRON MOUNTAIN, Iron Mountain
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46.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Slate River, Michigan:

   Craig Lake State Park, Michigamme, 9 miles away

   Big Eric's Bridge State Forest Campground, Skanee, 11 miles away

   Beaufort Lake State Forest Campground, Michigamme, 12 miles away

   L'Anse Township Park, Lanse, 14 miles away

   Ojibwa Recreation Area - KBIC, Baraga, 16 miles away

   King Lake State Forest Campground, Covington, 17 miles away

   Baraga State Park, Baraga, 18 miles away


Marinas Near Slate River, Michigan:

   Ojibwa Marina, Baraga, 18 miles away

   Best Western Baraga Lakeside Inn, Baraga, 18 miles away


Beaches Near Slate River, Michigan:

   Second Sand Beach, Baraga , 10 miles away


Public Lands Near Slate River, Michigan:

   Isle Royale National Park, Houghton - MI, 28 miles away

   Craig Lake State Park, Michigan, 10 miles away

   Baraga State Park, Michigan, 18 miles away

   Van Riper State Park, Michigan, 21 miles away

   F. J. McLain State Park, Michigan, 34 miles away

   Bewabic State Park, Michigan, 35 miles away


Lakes Near Slate River, Michigan:

   Craig Lake, Baraga , 9 miles away

   George Lake, Baraga , 11 miles away

   Lake Michigamme, Marquette , 18 miles away



Current weather conditions at Slate River, Michigan
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Local climate location: HOUGHTON FAA AP 15 miles away






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