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New York whitewater, St. Regis River - West Branch

St. Lawrence county, Below Allen Falls to Sandfordville section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 

CLASS II-III     10 miles
  The nature scenery of New York and the cool fresh water attract people from near and far. The put-in location is a reasonable drive from Ogdensburg-Massena, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. The average New York whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be harder to run than those in other states, so don't forget that rivers here are less forgiving. A bit of exercise and just hanging out with mother nature
    are sure to keep you coming back for more. The Below Allen Falls to Sandfordville section of St. Regis River - West Branch in St. Lawrence County is 10 miles long and has been rated as a class II-III section by American
Whitewater. There are so many sections to paddle in this river system, the Below Allen Falls to Sandfordville section is just one of many. There are some good hotels near the river, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. For all you camping people there are campgrounds nearby. If you have the time you can make this a two day trip, so pack your sleeping bag. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both,  
doesn't matter, in this general area you'll find lots of paddling spots.

Briefly about the general area:
A wooded neighborhood in the neighborhood of St. Regis River - West Branch is Saint Lawrence State Forest Number 23, and Higley Flow State Park is a tremendous site to check out. Massena Beach is near St. Regis River - West Branch and is a stunning beach to go to, and you'll meet a lot of people from Winthrop here. This river is so wonderful. The warmest time of the year at St. Regis River - West Branch comes with high temperatures in the 70's. Through the dark hours of summer temperatures fall down into the 50's.

St. Regis River - West Branch, Below Allen Falls to Sandfordville 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 St. Regis River - West Branch.
 Whitewater Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
St. Regis River - West Branch, St. Lawrence County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III - 10 miles long (Below Allen Falls to Sandfordville)
Trout Brook River, St. Lawrence County, 5 miles away
      Class -blank- - 7 miles long (Route 118 to Reagan Road)
Raquette River, Franklin County, 7 miles away
      Class II - 2 miles long (Sugar Island)
Raquette River, St. Lawrence County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III - 30 miles long (Brown's Bridge to Massena)
St. Regis River, St. Lawrence County, 8 miles away
      Class I-III - 11 miles long (Winthrop to Route 92 above Helena)
Raquette River, Franklin County, 8 miles away
      Class II - 1 miles long (Hannawa Falls dam to powerhouse)
Raquette River, St. Lawrence County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 3 miles long (Colton to Brown's Bridge)
St. Regis River - Middle Branch, St. Lawrence/Franklin County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Fort Jackson to Buckton)
St. Regis River - West Branch, St. Lawrence County, 13 miles away
      Class II-V+ - 7.5 miles long (Sylvans Falls to Parishville)
Grass River - Middle Branch, St. Lawrence County, 16 miles away
      Class II-V+ - 13.5 miles long (Blue Mountain and Pleasant Lake St to Grass River)
 Ski Areas Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
Titus Mountain, New York , 44 miles away, 1200 foot drop, 7 lifts, 25 runs
McCauley Mountain, New York , 49 miles away, 633 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Mount Pisgah, New York , 55 miles away, 300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Snow Ridge, New York , 64 miles away, 500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 22 runs
Whiteface Mountain, New York , 72 miles away, 3166 foot drop, 10 lifts, 80 runs
Mont Blanc - Faustin, Quebec , 75 miles away, 983 foot drop, 7 lifts, 36 runs
Gray Rocks, Quebec , 75 miles away, 620 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Woods Valley, New York , 77 miles away, 500 foot drop, 3 lifts, 12 runs
Mont Saint Sauveur, Quebec , 77 miles away, 700 foot drop, 8 lifts, 38 runs
Tremblant, Quebec , 77 miles away, 2131 foot drop, 13 lifts, 92 runs
 Beaches Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
Massena Beach, St. Lawrence , 13 miles away
Barnhart Island Beach, St. Lawrence , 15 miles away
 Hotels Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
Brambles Inn & Gardens, Potsdam , 7 miles away
The Clarkson Inn, Potsdam , 8 miles away
Hampton Inn Potsdam NY, Potsdam , 8 miles away
Scottish Inns Potsdam, Potsdam , 10 miles away
Super 8 Massena NY, Massena , 11 miles away
 Campgrounds Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
Higley Flow State Park, Colton, 10 miles away
Hillside Motel and Kampground, Massena, 12 miles away
Massena International, Massena, 12 miles away
 Public Lands Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
Higley Flow State Park, New York , 9 miles away
Coles Creek State Park, New York , 22 miles away
 Golf Courses Near St. Regis River - West Branch:
Potsdam Country Club, Potsdam , 5 miles away
Scott's Golf Course, Potsdam , 5 miles away
Meadowbrook Golf Course, Winthrop , 8 miles away

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