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American River, Washington

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AW Class: II-III+
Length: 7.5 miles
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.91551
Longitude: -121.387

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.96514
Longitude: -121.26658


Paddling Rivers Near American River, Washington:

   Bumping River, Yakima County, 4 miles away
      Class II - 10.5 miles long (Bumping Reservoir to American River)

   American River, -blank- County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 7.5 miles long (Lodgepole Campground to Hell's Crossing)

   American River, Yakima County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.7 miles long (Hell's Crossing to American Forks)

   Little Naches River, Yakima/Kittitas County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 9.5 miles long (Matthew Creek to Little Naches Campground)

   American River, Yakima County, 11 miles away
      Class II+ - 5 miles long (American Forks to Sawmill Flat)

   White River, Pierce County, 15 miles away
      Class III - 10 miles long (Silver Springs Campground to West Fork White)

   Summit Creek, Lewis County, 15 miles away
      Class V+ - 5 miles long (Soda Springs to Highway 123)

   Chinook Creek, Pierce County, 16 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5 miles long (Deer Creek to Cedar Flats)

   Naches River, Yakima County, 16 miles away
      Class II-III - 34 miles long (Sawmill Flat to bl. Town of Naches)

   Greenwater River, Pierce/King County, 16 miles away
      Class II(IV) - 7.2 miles long (FR 7030 Bridge to Highway 410)

   Cowlitz River - Clear Fork, Lewis County, 18 miles away
      Class V+ - 5 miles long (Lava Creek to La Wis Wis Campground)

   Tieton River - South Fork, Yakima County, 18 miles away
      Class IV(V+) - 5.7 miles long (Grey Creek Campground to Rimrock Lake)


Hotels near American River, Washington:

Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum
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25.7 miles away
Best Western Snowcap Lodge, Cle Elum
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28.4 miles away
Timber Lodge Inn, Cle Elum
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29.6 miles away
Econo Lodge Near Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum
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30.5 miles away
Salish Lodge Spa, Snoqualmie
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45.4 miles away
GuestHouse Inn Enumclaw, Lincoln
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47.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near American River, Washington:

   Pleasant Valley Campground, Yakima County, 0 miles away

   Salmon Cove Group, Goose Prairie, 4 miles away

   Lodgepole Campground, Yakima County, 4 miles away

   Bumping Dam Campground, Yakima County, 4 miles away

   Bumping Dam, Goose Prairie, 4 miles away

   Boat Landing Campground, Yakima County, 4 miles away

   Bumping Crossing Campground, Yakima County, 4 miles away


Trails near American River, Washington:

   American Ridge Trail, Yakima , 2 miles away
      31 hiking miles, 4759 feet elevation difference

   Goose Prairie Trail, Yakima , 3 miles away
       9.6 hiking miles, 3246 feet elevation difference

   Crow Lake Trail, Yakima , 4 miles away
       21.2 hiking miles, 3248 feet elevation difference

   Cougar Valley Trail, Yakima , 5 miles away
       4 hiking miles, 587 feet elevation difference

   Goat Creek Trail, Yakima , 5 miles away
       8 hiking miles, 3879 feet elevation difference


Public Lands Near American River, Washington:

   Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford - WA, 46 miles away

   Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, Washington, 13 miles away

   Lake Easton State Park, Washington, 18 miles away

   Iron Horse State Park, Washington, 23 miles away

   Federation Forest State Park, Washington, 28 miles away

   Olallie State Park, Washington, 33 miles away


Lakes Near American River, Washington:

   Granite Lake, Yakima , 6 miles away

   Flat Iron Lake, Yakima , 10 miles away

   Rimrock Lake, Yakima , 19 miles away



Current weather conditions at American River, Washington
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Local climate location: GREENWATER 7 miles away






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