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Nevada whitewater, Jarbridge River - East Fork

Elko county, to Murphy Hot Springs Idaho section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 
  The wonderful Elko County scenery and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water are reasons enough to come here and paddle. Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in this state tend to be more forgiving than the national average, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that the rivers in this state are less demanding. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way this area has a pretty small number of paddling rivers.
    The put-in location is a short drive from Elko, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you wonít get lost. The campgrounds here at Jarbridge River - East Fork are pretty good. The to Murphy Hot
Springs Idaho section is the only paddling section along Jarbridge River - East Fork. Great exercise and a chance to spend some time outdoors will have you coming back for more. You might have to settle for a hotel a bit away from the river if you want to stay the night, and if you make reservations in advance you're all set.

Briefly about the general area:
A perfect spot in the vicinity of Jarbridge River - East Fork is Dove
 
Creek Canyon; there are great places to look at along the Gold Creek Trail. Here at Jarbridge River - East Fork you'll possibly meet some folks from Jarbidge. Throughout the long summer days, highs typically are in the 90's at Jarbridge River - East Fork. Throughout the dark hours of summer temperatures fall down into the 50's. Daytime highs during the winter are in the 30's; all through the dark hours in the winter at Jarbridge River - East Fork temperatures sink to the 20's. Not much rainfall falls here at Jarbridge River - East Fork. November is the month that gets the most rain while July is frequently the driest month.

Jarbridge River - East Fork, to Murphy Hot Springs Idaho road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.

   

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Jarbridge River - East Fork.
 Whitewater Near Jarbridge River - East Fork:
Jarbidge, Owyhee County, 2 miles away
      Class II-V - 29 miles long (Murphy Hot Springs to Bruneau River)
Jarbidge River - West Fork, Elko County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 16 miles long (Jarbidge Nevada to Idaho East Fork confluence)
Bruneau River - West Fork, Elko County, 22 miles away
      Class IV-V - 19 miles long (Rowland Nevada to Blackrock Crossing Idaho)
Bruneau River - West Fork, Owyhee County, 23 miles away
      Class IV-V - 28 miles long (Below Rowland Nevada to Indian Hot Springs)
Bruneau River, Owyhee County, 25 miles away
      Class II-IV - 40 miles long (Indian Hot Springs to 8 miles South of Bruneau)
Bruneau River - East Fork, Owyhee County, 29 miles away
      Class IV-V - 9 miles long (Winter Camp to Roberson Trail)
 Ski Areas Near Jarbridge River - East Fork:
Magic Mountain, Idaho , 75 miles away, 700 foot drop, 3 lifts, 13 runs
Soldier Mountain, Idaho , 83 miles away, 1425 foot drop, 3 lifts, 36 runs
 Campgrounds Near Jarbridge River - East Fork:
Big Cottonwood, Jarbidge, 1 miles away
Juniper Grove, Jarbidge, 1 miles away
The Forks, Jarbidge, 2 miles away
 Trails Near Jarbridge River - East Fork:
Gold Creek Trail, Elko , 11 miles away,  11.4 hiking miles, 1797 feet elevation difference
Gold Creek Trail, Elko , 11 miles away,  11.4 hiking miles, 1797 feet elevation difference
Diamond Trail, Elko , 19 miles away,  9.4 hiking miles, 1267 feet elevation difference
Diamond Trail, Elko , 19 miles away,  9.4 hiking miles, 1267 feet elevation difference
 Public Lands Near Jarbridge River - East Fork:
Hagerman Fossil Beds National Monument, Hagerman - ID , 53 miles away

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