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New York whitewater, Beaver River

Lewis county, Eagle Section section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS V     1 miles
  Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in New York are harder than the national norm, so keep in mind that many of the rivers here are not very forgiving. The wonderful New York scenery and the cool fresh water make the trip here worthwhile. There arenít any hotels right nearby but if you're willing to drive a short distance then no problem and if you make reservations in advance you're all set. This stretch of Beaver River is 1 miles long
    and is according to American Whitewater a class V section of whitewater. Getting a good workout and spending some quality time in nature are sure to keep you coming back for more. If you're a camper you can camp at one of
the great campgrounds nearby. This river system has a few good paddling sections and the Eagle Section section is one of them. The put-in location is a short drive from Ogdensburg-Massena, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you wonít get lost. This is an extremely short section so you'll have to walk back to the start over and over.

Briefly about the general area:
You're sure to bump into some good
folks from Croghan here. The yearly rainfall here at Beaver River is about average. August is when you get the most rain here, and February is when it's the driest. For the duration of the warmest time of the year highs here at Beaver River get into the 80's. Once the sun is down it sinks down to the 50's. For the duration of the winter highs are in the 20's, and night lows through the wintertime for Beaver River tend to be in the 0's.

Beaver River, Eagle Section road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Beaver River.
 Whitewater Near Beaver River:
Beaver River, Lewis County, 6 miles away
      Class IV-V - 3 miles long (Moshier Section)
Oswegatchie River - West Branch, Lewis County, 7 miles away
      Class V+ - 7 miles long (Bisha Falls to Jerden Falls)
Beaver River, Lewis County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV - 2 miles long (Taylorville Section)
Oswegatchie River - Middle Branch, Lewis County, 9 miles away
      Class I-V(V+) - 4 miles long (Bryants Bridge to Fish Creek)
Otter Creek, Lewis County, 9 miles away
      Class III-V - 10.4 miles long (Partridgeville Road to Pine Grove Road)
Oswegatchie River - Middle Branch, Herkimer/ Lewis County, 10 miles away
      Class II-V+ - 22 miles long (Long Pond Road to Bryants Bridge)
Independence River, Herkimer/Lewis County, 12 miles away
      Class II-V+ - 2.6 miles long (Bradish Road to Old Pine Grove Road)
Jenny Creek, St. Lawrence County, 13 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 5 miles long (Jayville Road to Pitcairn)
Little River, St. Lawrence County, 14 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.2 miles long (Aldrich to Oswegatchie)
Moose River - Middle Branch, Herkimer County, 14 miles away
      Class II-IV - 5 miles long (Singing Waters Campground to McKeever)
 Ski Areas Near Beaver River:
McCauley Mountain, New York , 19 miles away, 633 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Snow Ridge, New York , 20 miles away, 500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 22 runs
Woods Valley, New York , 33 miles away, 500 foot drop, 3 lifts, 12 runs
Dry Hill, New York , 50 miles away, 300 foot drop, 3 lifts, 7 runs
Toggenburg, New York , 75 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 24 runs
Mount Pisgah, New York , 77 miles away, 300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Titus Mountain, New York , 79 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 7 lifts, 25 runs
Labrador Mountain, New York , 82 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Gore Mountain, New York , 83 miles away, 2300 foot drop, 12 lifts, 88 runs
Song Mountain, New York , 87 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 24 runs
 Hotels Near Beaver River:
Adirondack Lodge Old Forge, Old Forge , 17 miles away
Pleasant Night Inn, Carthage , 30 miles away
Best Western University Inn, Canton , 35 miles away
Comfort Suites Canton, Canton , 35 miles away
Hampton Inn Rome NY, Rome , 37 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Beaver River:
Branaugh Road, Croghan, 3 miles away
Smith Road, Thendara, 4 miles away
Basket Factory Road, Thendara, 7 miles away
 Trails Near Beaver River:
Post Henderson Trail, St. Lawrence , 18 miles away
Salmon Lake Trail, Herkimer , 19 miles away
 Public Lands Near Beaver River:
Fort Stanwix National Monument, Rome - NY , 39 miles away
Whetstone Gulf State Park, New York , 22 miles away
Pixley Falls State Park, New York , 26 miles away
Delta Lake State Park, New York , 34 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Beaver River:
Brantingham Golf Club, Brantingham , 12 miles away
Thendara Golf Club, Thendara , 17 miles away
Sayles John M Memorial Golf Course, Star Lake , 17 miles away
 Lakes Near Beaver River
Brantingham Lake, Lewis , 12 miles away
Little Safford Lake, Herkimer , 17 miles away

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