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Pennsylvania whitewater, Blacklick Creek

Indiana county, Route 56 to Josephine section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 

CLASS II-IV     10 miles
 
Great pics!!!!   looks like so much fun! Says Sharon

Here are some pics of some friends and myself. This time we have the right gear but the stingray is making a debut again :D  Please enjoy the pics…They are fun times and should be shared by everybody :D Says Kayaking Pirate

Having fun kayaking Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Having fun kayaking Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Having fun kayaking Says
    Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Kayaking Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Lots of rocks Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Lots of rocks Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Kayaking the creek Says
Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Kayaking pirate Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Canoe Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Blacklick Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Canoe Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Kayaking pirate Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Fun in the river Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Whitewater canoeing Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Kayaking Says Kayaking
 
    Pirate (see picture)

Kayaking Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Whitewater kayaking Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

Blcklick creek Says Kayaking Pirate (see picture)

This was absolutely crazy!!!!
  I did it in a liquidloqic stingray 12 with a half skirt, ooooppppsssss!!!!!Full skirt is needed and a helmet would be nice. Awesome trip!!! There is noooooo lull in between rapids, just rapids, rapids and moorrreeee rapids for 10 miles!!! Awesome ride!!! Says Kayakingpirate

If you've been whitewater rafting and kayaking outside this state you might find the rivers here a bit more forgiving, so better not forget that the rivers in this state are less demanding.

Blacklick Creek, Route 56 to Josephine road map
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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Blacklick Creek.
 Whitewater Near Blacklick Creek:
Blacklick Creek, IndianaCounty, 5 miles away
      Class II-IV - 10 miles long (Route 56 to Josephine)
Tubmill Creek, WestmorelandCounty, 7 miles away
      Class I-III - 5.6 miles long (Route 711 to Bolivar)
Conemaugh River, Cambria/ WestmorelandCounty, 16 miles away
      Class I-II - 25.9 miles long (Johnstown to Torrance)
Hinckston Run, CambriaCounty, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 0.1 miles long (Hinckston Falls Area)
Quemahoning Creek, SomersetCounty, 17 miles away
      Class III - 3.62 miles long (SR 160 to Quemahoning Dam)
Quemahoning Creek, SomersetCounty, 18 miles away
      Class III - 3.4 miles long (Boswell to Reservoir)
Loyalhanna Creek, WestmorelandCounty, 18 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.4 miles long (Rector to Latrobe)
Stonycreek River, SomersetCounty, 20 miles away
      Class II+(III) - 1.7 miles long (Hollsopple to Foustwell)
Stonycreek River, SomersetCounty, 21 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.6 miles long (Foustwell to Carpenters Park)
Little Mahoning Creek, IndianaCounty, 22 miles away
      Class II - 6 miles long (Nashville to Rochester Mills)
 Ski Areas Near Blacklick Creek:
The Springs at Laurel Mountain, Pennsylvania , 17 miles away, 940 foot drop, 5 lifts, 21 runs
Hidden Valley, Pennsylvania , 24 miles away, 610 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania , 27 miles away, 754 foot drop, 15 lifts, 31 runs
Blue Knob, Pennsylvania , 40 miles away, 1072 foot drop, 7 lifts, 34 runs
Boyce Park, Pennsylvania , 43 miles away, 180 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
Wisp, Maryland , 51 miles away, 700 foot drop, 12 lifts, 32 runs
Timberline, West Virginia , 78 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 4 lifts, 37 runs
Canaan Valley, West Virginia , 80 miles away, 850 foot drop, 4 lifts, 34 runs
Bryce Resort, Virginia , 91 miles away, 500 foot drop, 5 lifts, 8 runs
Peek N Peak, New York , 94 miles away, 400 foot drop, 10 lifts, 27 runs
 Hotels Near Blacklick Creek:
Quality Inn & Suites Indiana, Indiana , 6 miles away
Holiday Inn INDIANA, Indiana , 7 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Blairsville, Blairsville , 7 miles away
Hampton Inn Indiana, Indiana , 8 miles away
Comfort Inn Indiana, Indiana , 8 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Blacklick Creek:
Mirror Lake Resort, New Florence, 6 miles away
L and M Campgrounds, Penn Run, 8 miles away
Yellow Creek Campground, Penn Run, 10 miles away
 Trails Near Blacklick Creek:
Clark Run Trail, Indiana , 10 miles away
Laurel Highlands Trail, Westmoreland , 11 miles away
Roger Mountain Trail, Indiana , 11 miles away
East End Trail, Somerset , 17 miles away
Spruce Run Trail, Somerset , 18 miles away
 Public Lands Near Blacklick Creek:
Blue Knob State Park, Pennsylvania , 39 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Blacklick Creek:
Indian Spring Golf & Country, Indiana , 7 miles away
Chestnut Ridge Golf Club, Blairsville , 7 miles away
Indian Lake Golf Club Private, Central City , 8 miles away
 Lakes Near Blacklick Creek
Quemahoning Reservoir, Somerset , 20 miles away

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