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Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 8.7 miles
Average Gradient: 20 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.48249
Longitude: -81.8957

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.5437
Longitude: -81.96361


Paddling Rivers Near Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia:

   Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, McDowell Mingo WV Buchannan VA County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.7 miles long (Panther to Wharncliffe)

   Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, Mingo WV/Pike KY County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.8 miles long (Wharncliffe to Devon)

   Little Huff Creek, Wyoming County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.3 miles long (Confluence with Muzzle Creek to Justice)

   Buffalo Creek - Guyandotte Tributary, Logan County, 15 miles away
      Class I-II - 3.2 miles long (Accoville to Man)

   Guyandotte River, Wyoming County, 16 miles away
      Class I-III - 8 miles long (Simon to R D Bailey Lake backwaters)

   Prater Creek, Dickenson County, 25 miles away
      Class II-III - 7.5 miles long (Prater to Haysi)

   Clinch River, Russell County, 26 miles away
      Class I-III - 8 miles long (Pucketts Hole to Nash Ford)

   Grassy Creek, Dickenson County, 27 miles away
      Class IV+ - 2 miles long (Breaks to Russell Fork)

   Hunt's Branch, Dickenson County, 27 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.7 miles long (Highway 80)

   Little River - Clinch R. Tributary, Tazewell County, 28 miles away
      Class I-II - 17.5 miles long (Wardell to Clinch River)

   Little Coal River - Pond Fork, Boone County, 28 miles away
      Class I-III - 13.8 miles long (Rocklick to Van)

   Grassy Creek, Pike County, 28 miles away
      Class IV - 0.94 miles long (Gateway Motel to Russell Fork)


Hotels near Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia:

Comfort Inn Grundy, Grundy
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18 miles away
Candlewood Suites LOGAN, Logan
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18.4 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites LOGAN, Logan
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18.8 miles away
Best Western Logan Inn, Chapmanville
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25.6 miles away
Rodeway Inn Chapmanville, Chapmanville
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25.9 miles away
Budget Inn Cedar Bluff VA, Cedar Bluff
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27.5 miles away
Super 8 Richlands/Claypool Hill Area, Claypool Hill
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27.6 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites LEBANON, Lebanon
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34.4 miles away
Super 8 Lebanon, Lebanon
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35.1 miles away
Red Roof Inn & Suites Corbin, Corbin
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35.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites PIKEVILLE, Pikeville
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40.2 miles away
Brookshire Inn, Pikeville
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40.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia:

   Panther State Forest, Panther, 3 miles away

   Panther Wildlife Management Area, Iaeger, 7 miles away

   Twin Hollow Campground, Gilbert, 7 miles away

   God's Wilderness Campground Paradise Island, Verner, 11 miles away

   Guyandotte Area 1, Simon, 12 miles away

   Guyandotte Area 2, Simon, 13 miles away

   Guyandotte Area 3, Simon, 13 miles away


Public Lands Near Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia:

   Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV, 57 miles away

   Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV, 57 miles away

   New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV, 57 miles away

   Panther State Forest, West Virginia, 6 miles away

   Chief Logan State Park, West Virginia, 22 miles away

   Breaks Interstate Park., Virginia, 29 miles away

   Twin Falls Resort State Park, West Virginia, 35 miles away

   Cabwaylingo State Park, West Virginia, 40 miles away


Lakes Near Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia:

   R. D. Bailey Lake, Wyoming , 9 miles away



Current weather conditions at Big Sandy River - Tug Fork, West Virginia
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Local climate location: WILLIAMSON 17 miles away






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