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Yellow Dog River, Michigan

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-V
Length: 5.1 miles
Average Gradient: 45 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.72668
Longitude: -87.71475

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.75629
Longitude: -87.66135


Paddling Rivers Near Yellow Dog River, Michigan:

   Yellow Dog River, Marquette County, 2 miles away
      Class II-V - 5.1 miles long (CR510 to CR550)

   Big Garlic River, Marquette County, 6 miles away
      Class III-V - 3.3 miles long (Goldmine Road to Cty 550)

   Yellow Dog River, Marquette County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III(V+) - 8.3 miles long (Mulligan Truck Trail to CR510)

   Salmon Trout River, Marquette County, 13 miles away
      Class III-V - 8.7 miles long (Confluence of W Br Close to Cty 550)

   Dead River, Marquette County, 15 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 6.9 miles long (McClure Dam to Forestville Road)

   Escanaba River - Middle Branch, Marquette County, 17 miles away
      Class II-IV+ - 9.3 miles long (White City Falls to 1 mile above CR565)

   Escanaba River - Middle Branch, Marquette County, 19 miles away
      Class II-IV - 1.6 miles long (1.2 mile above CR565 to 0.4 mile below CR565)

   Carp River, Marquette County, 20 miles away
      Class III-V(V+) - 2.5 miles long (Carp Lake dam to CR553)

   Dead River, Marquette County, 22 miles away
      Class III-IV - 0.3 miles long (CR 550 Bridge)

   Carp River, Marquette County, 22 miles away
      Class II-III - 2.3 miles long (CR553 to Highway 41)

   Escanaba River - Middle Branch, Marquette County, 24 miles away
      Class III-IV - 0.9 miles long (Cataract Basin Dam to powerhouse)

   Escanaba River - East Branch, Marquette County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 2.25 miles long (Section 20 Bridge to O'Neal Creek confluence)


Hotels near Yellow Dog River, Michigan:

Jasper Ridge Inn Ishpeming, Ishpeming
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11.3 miles away
Magnuson Hotel Country Inn, Ishpeming
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11.4 miles away
Cedar Motor Inn, Marquette
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12.4 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Marquette, MI, Marquette
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19.2 miles away
Comfort Suites Marquette, Marquette
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19.3 miles away
Days Inn Marquette, Marquette
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19.4 miles away
My Place Hotel-Marquette MI, Marquette
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19.4 miles away
Holiday Inn MARQUETTE, Marquette
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20.1 miles away
Settle Inn Marquette, Marquette
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20.6 miles away
Staybridge Suites MARQUETTE, Marquette
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21.3 miles away
Ramada Marquette, Marquette
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22 miles away
Landmark Inn, Marquette
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22.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Yellow Dog River, Michigan:

   Perkins County Park, Big Bay, 4 miles away

   Country Village RV Park, Ishpeming, 11 miles away


Public Lands Near Yellow Dog River, Michigan:

   Isle Royale National Park, Houghton - MI, 63 miles away

   Van Riper State Park, Michigan, 23 miles away

   Craig Lake State Park, Michigan, 34 miles away

   Fort Wilkins State Park, Michigan, 37 miles away


Lakes Near Yellow Dog River, Michigan:

   Greenwood Reservoir, Marquette , 16 miles away

   Mountain Lake, Marquette , 17 miles away



Current weather conditions at Yellow Dog River, Michigan
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Local climate location: CHAMPION VAN RIPER PK 21 miles away






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