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Gauley River, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 9.8 miles
Average Gradient: 15 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.36583
Longitude: -80.60112

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.29083
Longitude: -80.64112


Paddling Rivers Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Gauley River, Webster/Nicholas County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 9.8 miles long (Camden-0n-Gauley to Curtin Bridge)

   Gauley River, Nicholas County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 8.4 miles long (Curtin Bridge to confluence with Big Beaver Creek)

   Big Beaver Creek, Nicholas County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 4.5 miles long (Craigsville to Gauley River)

   Panther Creek, Nicholas County, 6 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.3 miles long (Confluence with Jim's Branch to confluence with Gauley River)

   Cherry River, Nicholas County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III - 9 miles long (Watergate Inn to Gauley River)

   Birch River, Webster/Nicholas County, 8 miles away
      Class II+(IV) - 8.8 miles long (Boggs to Birch River)

   Cranberry River, Nicholas County, 8 miles away
      Class II-IV - 7 miles long (Big Rock Camping Area to Gauley River)

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

   Williams River, Pocahontas County, 9 miles away
      Class I-III - 5.1 miles long (Day Run Camping area to Tea Creek)

   Laurel Creek - Cherry Tributary, Nicholas County, 9 miles away
      Class III+(V) - 5.3 miles long (Jetsville to Fenwick)

   Laurel Creek - Elk River Tributary, Webster County, 10 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7.6 miles long (Confluence with McAvoy Run to Erbacon)

   Little Laurel Creek, Greenbrier/Nicholas County, 10 miles away
      Class II-IV - 5.1 miles long (CR39/11 to confluence with Cherry River)


Hotels near Gauley River, West Virginia:

Hampton Inn Summersville, Summersville
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14.3 miles away
Sleep Inn Summersville, Summersville
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14.5 miles away
Quality Inn Summersville, Summersville
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14.7 miles away
Super 8 Summersville, Summersville
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14.8 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Summersville, Summersville
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14.8 miles away
Econo Lodge Summersville, Summersville
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15.6 miles away
Serenity Now, Snowshoe
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18.6 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Gassaway/Sutton, Gassaway
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20.3 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Sutton Flatwoods, Sutton
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20.4 miles away
Super 8 Lewisburg, Lewisburg
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30.8 miles away
Quality Inn Lewisburg, Lewisburg
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30.9 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites LEWISBURG, Lewisburg
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30.9 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Big Rock Campground, Nicholas County, 7 miles away

   Camp Caesar, Cowen, 7 miles away

   Bishop Knob, Upperglade, 9 miles away

   Cranberry River Dispersed, Upperglade, 10 miles away

   Summersville Music Park Campground, Summersville, 10 miles away

   Cranberry Campground, Webster County, 12 miles away

   Summit Lake Campground, Greenbrier County, 13 miles away


Marinas Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Summersville Lake Marina, Summersville, 16 miles away

   Bee Run Docks, Sutton, 19 miles away


Public Lands Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV, 44 miles away

   Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV, 44 miles away

   New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV, 44 miles away

   Holly River State Park, West Virginia, 28 miles away

   Babcock State Park, West Virginia, 31 miles away

   Cedar Creek State Park, West Virginia, 35 miles away

   Watoga State Park, West Virginia, 35 miles away

   Hawks Nest State Park, West Virginia, 36 miles away


Lakes Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Sutton Lake, Braxton , 19 miles away

   Summersville Lake, Nicholas , 19 miles away



Current weather conditions at Gauley River, West Virginia
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Local climate location: GASSAWAY 11 miles away






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