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Gauley River, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 8.3 miles
Average Gradient: 10 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.42166
Longitude: -80.36028

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.43861
Longitude: -80.43917


Paddling Rivers Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Gauley River, Webster County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.3 miles long (Confluence with Turkey Fork to Bolair)

   Gauley River, Webster County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 7 miles long (Bolair to Donaldson)

   Elk River, Webster County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III - 17.3 miles long (Webster Springs to CR7)

   Williams River, Pocahontas/Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III - 10 miles long (Three Forks of Williams to Gauley River)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class II+ - 5.8 miles long (Big Sycamore to Webster Springs)

   Grassy Creek, Webster County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.5 miles long (Orndoff Church to confluence with Right Fork of Holly River Close to Diana)

   Elk River, Webster County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 11.6 miles long (Bergoo to Webster Springs)

   Gauley River, Webster County, 8 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 10.5 miles long (Donaldson to Camden-on-Gauley)

   Holly River - Right Fork, Webster/Braxton County, 8 miles away
      Class I-II - 14.8 miles long (Confluence of Grassy Creek to confluence of Left Fork)

   Holly River - Right Fork, Webster County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.5 miles long (Jumbo to confluence of Grassy Creek)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 8 miles away
      Class II-IV - 4.6 miles long (Confluence of Sugar Creek to Big Sycamore)

   Laurel Creek - Elk River Tributary, Webster County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7.6 miles long (Confluence with McAvoy Run to Erbacon)


Hotels near Gauley River, West Virginia:

Serenity Now, Snowshoe
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9.8 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Sutton Flatwoods, Sutton
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23.4 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Gassaway/Sutton, Gassaway
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27.6 miles away
Hampton Inn Summersville, Summersville
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30.4 miles away
Sleep Inn Summersville, Summersville
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30.6 miles away
Quality Inn Summersville, Summersville
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30.7 miles away
Hampton Inn Buckhannon, Buckhannon
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30.8 miles away
Super 8 Summersville, Summersville
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30.8 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Summersville, Summersville
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30.9 miles away
Econo Lodge Summersville, Summersville
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31.8 miles away
Quality Inn Weston, Weston
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31.8 miles away
Super 8 Weston WV, Weston
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31.9 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Cranberry Campground, Webster County, 6 miles away

   Bishop Knob, Upperglade, 8 miles away

   Cranberry River Dispersed, Upperglade, 8 miles away

   Camp Caesar, Cowen, 10 miles away

   Summit Lake Campground, Greenbrier County, 10 miles away

   North Bend, Richwood, 11 miles away

   Big Rock Campground, Nicholas County, 11 miles away


Public Lands Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV, 60 miles away

   Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV, 60 miles away

   New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV, 60 miles away

   Holly River State Park, West Virginia, 14 miles away

   Watoga State Park, West Virginia, 25 miles away

   Cass Railroad State Park, West Virginia, 33 miles away

   Greenbrier State Forest, West Virginia, 38 miles away

   Seneca State Forest, West Virginia, 39 miles away



Current weather conditions at Gauley River, West Virginia
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Local climate location: GASSAWAY 4 miles away






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