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Leatherwood Creek, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: III-IV
Length: 3.3 miles
Average Gradient: 110 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.46166
Longitude: -80.2614

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.48722
Longitude: -80.30028


Paddling Rivers Near Leatherwood Creek, West Virginia:

   Elk River, Webster County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 11.6 miles long (Bergoo to Webster Springs)

   Leatherwood Creek, Webster County, 2 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.3 miles long (Forks of creek to Bergoo)

   Gauley River, Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III - 9.5 miles long (Confluence with South Fork to confluence with Turkey Fork)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class II-IV - 4.6 miles long (Confluence of Sugar Creek to Big Sycamore)

   Sugar Creek, Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 1.8 miles long (Confluence of Little Sugar Creek to confluence of Back Fork of Elk)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 6 miles away
      Class II+ - 5.8 miles long (Big Sycamore to Webster Springs)

   Gauley River, Webster County, 6 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.3 miles long (Confluence with Turkey Fork to Bolair)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 8.6 miles long (Confluence of Big Run to Confluence of Sugar Creek)

   Tea Creek, Pocahontas County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.9 miles long (Confluence of Right Fork to confluence with Williams River)

   Williams River, Pocahontas/Webster County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV - 11 miles long (Tea Creek to Three Forks of Williams)

   Elk River, Webster County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 17.3 miles long (Webster Springs to CR7)

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


Hotels near Leatherwood Creek, West Virginia:

Serenity Now, Snowshoe
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13.8 miles away
Hampton Inn Buckhannon, Buckhannon
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26.5 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Buckhannon, Buckhannon
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28.9 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Sutton Flatwoods, Sutton
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29.2 miles away
Quality Inn Weston, Weston
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30.9 miles away
Super 8 Weston WV, Weston
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30.9 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites WESTON, Weston
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31.1 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Gassaway/Sutton, Gassaway
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34.4 miles away
Days Inn Jane Lew Weston Area, Jane Lew
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34.6 miles away
Super 8 Elkins, Elkins
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36 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Lewisburg, Lewisburg
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37.1 miles away
Hampton Inn Lewisburg, Lewisburg
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37.1 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Leatherwood Creek, West Virginia:

   Williams River RUA Site D2, Bergoo, 8 miles away

   Tea Creek Campground, Pocahontas County, 8 miles away

   Williams River RUA Site D4, Buckeye, 9 miles away

   Handley Wildlife Management Area, Buckeye, 11 miles away

   Day Run Campground, Pocahontas County, 11 miles away

   Holly River State Park, Hacker Valley, 12 miles away

   Cranberry Campground, Webster County, 14 miles away


Public Lands Near Leatherwood Creek, West Virginia:

   Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV, 68 miles away

   Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV, 68 miles away

   New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV, 68 miles away

   Holly River State Park, West Virginia, 11 miles away

   Watoga State Park, West Virginia, 22 miles away

   Cass Railroad State Park, West Virginia, 24 miles away

   Seneca State Forest, West Virginia, 31 miles away

   Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia, 33 miles away



Current weather conditions at Leatherwood Creek, West Virginia
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Local climate location: WEBSTER SPRINGS 10 miles away






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