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New York whitewater, Roaring Branch

Warren county, Last 2 miles into Stoney Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 

CLASS III-IV     2 miles
  The Last 2 miles into Stoney Creek section of Roaring Branch is 2 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class III-IV section. The put-in location is a reasonable drive from Glens Falls, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you won’t get lost. The nature scenery of New York and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream have people coming here. The rivers for whitewater rafting and
    kayaking in this state are often tougher than in other states, so if you're not from around here don't forget that many of the rivers here are not very forgiving. This is a short paddling stretch so it's not like you're
gonna spend hours on the river in one stretch. 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. Great exercise and a chance to spend some time outdoors are sure to keep you coming back for more. Since you're on this site you are probably into whitewater rafting or kayaking, either way this area has a large number of paddling places. The Last  
2 miles into Stoney Creek stretch is one of a few paddling stretches in this river system. If you're a camper you can camp at one of the great campgrounds nearby. The wild scenery of the Adirondack Mountains is great.

Briefly about the general area:
If the weather is glorious here at Roaring Branch, you can go for a hike along the Oregon Trail. Very picturesque scenery and perfect skiing is what you get at Hickory Ski Center. Roaring Branch is not far at all from Stony Creek. An average amount of rainfall falls at Roaring Branch. The wettest month of the year is ordinarily August, that's the one that rains the most while February is the month with the least amount of precipitation.

Roaring Branch, Last 2 miles into Stoney Creek 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 Roaring Branch.
 Whitewater Near Roaring Branch:
Roaring Branch, Warren County, 2 miles away
      Class III-IV - 2 miles long (Last 2 miles into Stoney Creek)
Stony Creek, Warren County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Roaring Branch to Hudson River)
Stony Creek, Warren County, 4 miles away
      Class III-V - 4.5 miles long (Below Smears Creek to Stony Creek)
Sacandaga River, Saratoga County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III - 3.5 miles long (Stewarts Bridge Reservoir to Hudson River)
Glen Creek, warren County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.5 miles long (Above Diprill Road bridge to G)
Whitewater Outfitter - Adirondack River Outfitters, Warren County, 9 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Sacandaga Outdoor Center, Saratoga County, 9 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Hudson River Rafting, Warren County, 9 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Wildwaters Outdoor Center, Warren County, 10 miles away
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Whitewater Outfitter - Wildwaters Limited, Warren County, 10 miles away
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 Ski Areas Near Roaring Branch:
Hickory Ski Center, New York , 10 miles away, 1280 foot drop, 4 lifts, 18 runs
Gore Mountain, New York , 13 miles away, 2300 foot drop, 12 lifts, 88 runs
West Mountain, New York , 17 miles away, 1010 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Willard Mountain, New York , 36 miles away, 505 foot drop, 10 lifts, 14 runs
Whiteface Mountain, New York , 47 miles away, 3166 foot drop, 10 lifts, 80 runs
Mount Pisgah, New York , 48 miles away, 300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Windham Mountain, New York , 60 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 10 lifts, 46 runs
Jiminy Peak, Massachusetts , 63 miles away, 1150 foot drop, 9 lifts, 45 runs
Hunter Mountain, New York , 63 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 11 lifts, 55 runs
Bousquet, Massachusetts , 69 miles away, 750 foot drop, 5 lifts, 10 runs
 Marinas Near Roaring Branch:
Majestic Mountain Marina, Hadley , 7 miles away
Dockside Landing Marine Center, Lake George , 17 miles away
Park Marine Base Inc., Northville , 19 miles away
Northampton Marina, Mayfield , 19 miles away
 Hotels Near Roaring Branch:
Merrill Magee Inn, Warrensburg , 13 miles away
Super 8 Lake George/Warrensburg Area, Lake George , 14 miles away
Quality Inn Lake George, Lake George , 17 miles away
Fort William Henry Resort And Conference Center, Lake George , 17 miles away
Lido Motel Lake George, Lake George , 17 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Roaring Branch:
Lake George Wild Forest - Bear Slide, Athol, 6 miles away
Sacandaga Campground, Hadley, 6 miles away
Thousand Acres Ranch Resort, Stony Creek, 6 miles away
 Trails Near Roaring Branch:
Oregon Trail, Warren , 12 miles away
 Public Lands Near Roaring Branch:
Moreau Lake State Park, New York , 19 miles away
Saratoga Spa State Park, New York , 21 miles away
Peebles Island State Park, New York , 37 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Roaring Branch:
Thousand Acres Golf Club, Stony Creek , 1 miles away
Bend of the River Golf Club, Hadley , 10 miles away
Cronin's Driving Range, Warrensburg , 11 miles away
 Lakes Near Roaring Branch
Great Sacandaga Lake, Saratoga , 6 miles away
Gay Pond, Warren , 9 miles away
Pack Forest Lake, Warren , 12 miles away

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