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Wyoming whitewater, Clear Creek

Johnson county, confluence of Middlr Fork to Moiser Gulch Picnic area section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

 

CLASS IV-V     4.2 miles
  The natural beauty of Wyoming and the water flowing gracefully down Clear Creek are in themselves reasons enough to come here to paddle. The put-in location is a short drive from Sheridan. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. There are plenty of hotels here if you want to spend a night, but do book a room before you come because it is a very popular destination. The average Wyoming whitewater rafting or kayaking river
    tends to be harder to run than those in other states, so if you're not from around here don't forget that a large number of rivers in this state are not easy. The confluence of Middlr Fork to Moiser Gulch Picnic area stretch
of Clear Creek is 4.2 miles long and is according to American Whitewater a class IV-V section of whitewater. There are some good stretches to paddle in this river system, the confluence of Middlr Fork to Moiser Gulch Picnic area stretch is one of them. A good workout and just hanging out with mother nature are great reasons to come. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way around here you won't find a large number  
of other rivers.

Briefly about the general area:
You're sure to bump into some great people from Buffalo here; Dump Draw is another pleasant location to visit nearby. Clear Creek is regularly a relatively arid location. May is the month that gets the most rain, and February meanwhile is the driest month. Throughout the long summer days at Clear Creek temperatures are generally in the 80's with nighttime lows in the 50's. Daytime highs during the wintertime are in the 30's, and overnight lows in the 0's for Clear Creek.

   

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OUTDOORS
These outdoors activities are available near Clear Creek.
 Whitewater Near Clear Creek:
Clear Creek, Johnson County, 1 miles away
      Class II-III - 2 miles long (2 miles above to 1/2 mile below Buffalo)
Clear Creek, Johnson County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV(V) - 3.2 miles long (Moiser Picnic to Hydro Station)
Powder River - North Fork, Johnson County, 28 miles away
      Class III-V - 6 miles long (Hazelton Road to Mayoworth Road)
 Ski Areas Near Clear Creek:
Big Horn, Wyoming , 36 miles away, 800 foot drop, 3 lifts, 20 runs
Antelope Butte, Wyoming , 48 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 3 lifts, 18 runs
 Hotels Near Clear Creek:
The Historic Mansion House Inn, Buffalo , 1 miles away
Days Inn Buffalo WY, Buffalo , 1 miles away
Quality Inn Buffalo, Buffalo , 2 miles away
Super 8 Buffalo, Buffalo , 2 miles away
Rodeway Inn Buffalo, Buffalo , 2 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Clear Creek:
Mountain View Motel and Campground, Buffalo, 1 miles away
Johnson County Fairground, Buffalo, 2 miles away
Indian Campground, Buffalo, 2 miles away
 Public Lands Near Clear Creek:
Bighorn National Forest, Wyoming , 36 miles away
Tongue River Reservoir State Park, Montana , 39 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Clear Creek:
Buffalo Golf Club, Buffalo , 1 miles away
 Lakes Near Clear Creek
Muddy Guard Reservoir Number 2, Johnson , 8 miles away
Muddy Guard Reservoir Number 1, Johnson , 9 miles away

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