riverfacts.com
US Whitewater > Michigan > Sturgeon River

MAINMAPSTATSSAFETY

         
 

Sturgeon River, Michigan

<<< Back to Sturgeon River main page

QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III
Length: 4 miles
Average Gradient: 31 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.64296
Longitude: -88.69415

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.67078
Longitude: -88.7211


Paddling Rivers Near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

   Sturgeon River, Houghton County, 1 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Sturgeon Falls to road before Prickett Lk)

   Perch River, Baraga County, 7 miles away
      Class II(III) - 6.8 miles long (Highway 28 to Sturgeon River)

   Sturgeon River - West Branch, Houghton County, 8 miles away
      Class I-IV - 4.4 miles long (Newberry Road to S Laird Road)

   Otter River - West Branch, Houghton County, 9 miles away
      Class II(IV) - 6.2 miles long (Pike Lake Road to Hazel Swamp Road)

   Sturgeon River, Baraga County, 10 miles away
      Class I-IV - 6.8 miles long (Plains Road to Sturgeon Gorge Road)

   Sturgeon River, Baraga County, 16 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.3 miles long (Highway 41 to Upper Falls)

   Rock River, Baraga County, 17 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 5 miles long (Worm Lake outlet to Sturgeon River)

   Falls River, Baraga County, 19 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 2 miles long (Mead Road to Lake Superior)

   Silver River, Baraga County, 25 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 4.2 miles long (Arvon Road to Silver Falls Park)

   Ontonagon River East Branch, Ontonagon County, 25 miles away
      Class II-III - 7.5 miles long (East Branch Road to Highway 45)

   Silver River, Baraga County, 26 miles away
      Class III-V - 2.3 miles long (Silver Road to Arvon Road)

   Tioga River, Baraga County, 26 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2.2 miles long (Highway 41 to Sturgeon River)


Hotels near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

Holiday Inn Express HOUGHTON-KEWEENAW, Houghton
CLICK_ABOVE
22.6 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Houghton, MI, Houghton
CLICK_ABOVE
23 miles away
Ramada Hancock Waterfront, Hancock
CLICK_ABOVE
24 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites Houghton, Houghton
CLICK_ABOVE
24 miles away
Super 8 Houghton, Houghton
CLICK_ABOVE
24.3 miles away
AmericInn Iron River, Iron River
CLICK_ABOVE
27.3 miles away
AmericInn Calumet, Calumet
CLICK_ABOVE
32.8 miles away
AmericInn Silver City, Silver City
CLICK_ABOVE
44.9 miles away
Wild Eagle Lodge, Eagle River
CLICK_ABOVE
49.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

   Sturgeon River, Watton, 5 miles away

   Big Lake State Forest Campground, Covington, 10 miles away

   Lower Dam Lake Campground, Houghton County, 11 miles away

   Norway Lake, Sidnaw, 11 miles away

   Lake Ste. Kathryn Campground, Iron County, 13 miles away

   Emily Lake State Forest Campground, Toivola, 14 miles away

   Perch Lake, Watton, 14 miles away


Marinas Near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

   Best Western Baraga Lakeside Inn, Baraga, 16 miles away

   Ojibwa Marina, Baraga, 16 miles away


Trails near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

   Pelkie Creek Hunter Walking Trails, Baraga , 6 miles away


Public Lands Near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

   Isle Royale National Park, Houghton - MI, 24 miles away

   Baraga State Park, Michigan, 15 miles away

   Twin Lakes State Park, Michigan, 15 miles away

   F. J. McLain State Park, Michigan, 28 miles away

   Bewabic State Park, Michigan, 33 miles away

   Nicolet National Forest, Wisconsin, 36 miles away


Lakes Near Sturgeon River, Michigan:

   Perch Lake, Iron , 14 miles away

   Cable Lake, Iron , 17 miles away

   Courtney Lake, Ontonagon , 17 miles away

   Maggie Lake, Houghton , 17 miles away



Current weather conditions at Sturgeon River, Michigan
WXPort

Local climate location: KENTON 21 miles away






OTHER_INFO
  All Michigan Whitewater
Complete list of all the whitewater paddling spots in Michigan.
Books about whitewater paddling on Sturgeon River, Michigan
List of books from Amazon.com that cover whitewater paddling on Sturgeon River, Michigan.
Whitewater Basics
If you're new to whitewater paddling please take a look at this basic whitewater info.
Outdoors Recreation Near Houghton, Michigan
Outdoors recreation in the vicinity of Houghton, Michigan, the metro area neareast to Sturgeon River. Find info on campgrounds, marinas, hiking trails, ski resorts, lakes, beaches, parks, whitewater, golf courses and more.
 

Copyright © Stratus-Pikpuk, Inc.