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New York whitewater, Sacandaga River - Middle Branch

Hamilton county, Speculator to Old Route 30 Road Bridge section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 

CLASS V     2.5 miles
  This section of Sacandaga River - Middle Branch is 2.5 miles long and is according to American Whitewater a class V section of whitewater. The scenic beauty of Hamilton County and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water are in themselves reasons enough to come here to paddle. The sections for whitewater rafting and kayaking here in New York are often more challenging than in other states, so better not forget that the rivers in this state
    are less manageable. This section is quite short so better bring some good walking shoes. A bit of exercise and just hanging out with mother nature have people coming from far and near. Whether you're whitewater rafting
or kayaking around here you'll find a large number of good places. The campgrounds here at Sacandaga River - Middle Branch are pretty good. The Speculator to Old Route 30 Road Bridge stretch is one of many paddling stretches in this river system. The nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but do book a room before you come because it is a very popular destination. The Adirondack Mountains scenery is wonderful. The put-in location is a  
short drive from Gloversville, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you won’t get lost.

Briefly about the general area:
Going for a hike on the Sucker Brook Trail is always a great adventure, and Christine Falls is a wonderful location to have a look at while you're at Sacandaga River - Middle Branch. This location, the Adirondack Mountains, has so much outdoors enjoyable stuff. Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch you come across the Hamilton Mountain Fire Tower Trail which is a tremendous hiking trail, and close by you locate Duck Bay. This river has it all.

Sacandaga River - Middle Branch, Speculator to Old Route 30 Road Bridge 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 Sacandaga River - Middle Branch.
 Whitewater Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Sacandaga River, Hamilton County, 1 miles away
      Class III-V+ - 7.5 miles long (Christine Falls to East Branch)
Sacandaga River - Middle Branch, Hamilton County, 2 miles away
      Class V - 2.5 miles long (Speculator to Old Route 30 Road Bridge)
Sacandaga River - Middle Branch, Hamilton County, 2 miles away
      Class V - 6.8 miles long (Old Route 30 Bridge to Route 8/30 Jct Bridge)
Dunning Creek, Hamilton County, 5 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4.5 miles long (Gilmantown Road to Sacandaga River)
Elbow Creek, Hamilton County, 5 miles away
      Class V - 2.3 miles long (Gilmantown Road to Sacandaga River)
Sacandaga River, Hamilton County, 7 miles away
      Class II - 13 miles long (East Branch to Hope)
Sacandaga River - West Branch, Hamilton County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 7.3 miles long (Whitehouse to Sacandaga Campsite)
Doig Creek, Hamilton County, 10 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 3 miles long (Pumpkin Hollow Road to Sacandaga River)
Squaw Brook, -blank- County, 11 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 1 miles long (A mile from Sabael)
Sacandaga River - East Branch, Hamilton/Warren County, 12 miles away
      Class II-V - 7 miles long (Moose Mountain to Route 30)
 Ski Areas Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Gore Mountain, New York , 24 miles away, 2300 foot drop, 12 lifts, 88 runs
Hickory Ski Center, New York , 36 miles away, 1280 foot drop, 4 lifts, 18 runs
West Mountain, New York , 43 miles away, 1010 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
McCauley Mountain, New York , 44 miles away, 633 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Mount Pisgah, New York , 45 miles away, 300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Whiteface Mountain, New York , 54 miles away, 3166 foot drop, 10 lifts, 80 runs
Windham Mountain, New York , 61 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 10 lifts, 46 runs
Willard Mountain, New York , 62 miles away, 505 foot drop, 10 lifts, 14 runs
Titus Mountain, New York , 64 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 7 lifts, 25 runs
Ski Plattekill, New York , 65 miles away, 1100 foot drop, 3 lifts, 35 runs
 Marinas Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Lake Pleasant Marine, Speculator , 3 miles away
Northville Boatyard, Northville , 9 miles away
Clark's Indian Lake Marina, Sabael , 11 miles away
Park Marine Base Inc., Northville , 18 miles away
Northampton Marina, Mayfield , 19 miles away
 Beaches Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Moffit Beach, Hamilton , 5 miles away
 Hotels Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Holiday Inn JOHNSTOWN-GLOVERSVILLE, Johnstown , 24 miles away
Super 8 Johnstown/Gloversville, Johnstown , 24 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Johnstown, Johnstown , 25 miles away
Amsterdam Castle, Amsterdam , 30 miles away
Super 8 Amsterdam, Amsterdam , 30 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Moffitt Beach, Lake Pleasant, 5 miles away
Sacandaga, Wells, 8 miles away
Lewey Lake, Lake Pleasant, 8 miles away
 Trails Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Hamilton Mountain Fire Tower Trail, Hamilton , 4 miles away
Sucker Brook Trail, Hamilton , 10 miles away
Oregon Trail, Warren , 15 miles away
Northville Lake Placid Trail, Hamilton , 18 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch:
Lake Pleasant Golf, Lake Pleasant , 6 miles away
Sacandaga Golf Club, Northville , 18 miles away
 Lakes Near Sacandaga River - Middle Branch
Airdwood Lake, Hamilton , 9 miles away
Buckhorn Lake, Hamilton , 11 miles away
Bennett Lake, Hamilton , 14 miles away

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