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Kings River, California

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AW Class: I-II
Length: 12 miles
Average Gradient: 14 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.82849
Longitude: -119.33505

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.72983
Longitude: -119.47133

Paddling Rivers Near Kings River, California:

   Kings River, Fresno County, 5 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (Pine Flat Dam to Centerville)

   Sycamore Creek, Fresno County, 10 miles away
      Class III-IV(V) - 3 miles long (Maxson Road to Trimmer Springs Road)

   Little Dry Creek, Fresno County, 11 miles away
      Class IV-V - 4 miles long (Sycamore Road to Sycamore Creek)

   Sycamore Creek, Fresno County, 12 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2 miles long (Trimmer Springs Road to Kings River)

   Mill Creek, Fresno County, 13 miles away
      Class V - 6 miles long (Squaw Valley to Wonder Valley Guest Ranch)

   Big Creek Kings River Tributary, Fresno County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1 miles long (Trimmer Springs Road to Kings River)

   Dinkey Creek, Fresno County, 16 miles away
      Class V+ - 6.3 miles long (Ross Creek Trail to confluence of National Forest Kings)

   Big Creek Kings River Tributary, Fresno County, 16 miles away
      Class III-V - 5 miles long (Bridge on Forest Service Route 7 to Trimmer Springs Road)

   Kings River, Fresno County, 18 miles away
      Class II(III) - 7 miles long (Kings River Powerhouse to Big Creek Cove)

   San Joaquin River, Fresno and Madera County, 19 miles away
      Class III - 3 miles long (5.2 Kerchoff #2 PH to Millerton Reservoir)

   San Joaquin River, Fresno-Madera County, 20 miles away
      Class IV+ - 1.9 miles long (Kerchoff #1 PH to Kerchoff #2)

   Dinkey Creek, Fresno County, 20 miles away
      Class V - 1.5 miles long (Old mine trail to National Forest Kings confluence)

Hotels near Kings River, California:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites DINUBA WEST, Dinuba
13.1 miles away
Best Western Americana, Dinuba
13.6 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Selma Kingsburg, Kingsburg
18.2 miles away
Elliott House Bed And Breakfa, Shaver Lake
18.9 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn/Kingsburg, Kingsburg
19 miles away
Super 8 Selma/Fresno Area, Selma
19.1 miles away
Best Western Colonial Inn, Selma
19.2 miles away
Holiday Inn SELMA-SWANCOURT, Selma
19.3 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Clovis-Airport North CA, Clovis
20.5 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn, Clovis
20.6 miles away
Best Western Clovis Cole, Clovis
20.7 miles away
Comfort Suites Clovis, Clovis
20.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Kings River, California:

   Choinumni County Park, Piedra, 4 miles away

   Pine Flat County Park, Piedra, 5 miles away

   River Bend Mobile Home Park, Sanger, 6 miles away

   Lakeridge Camping and Boating, Sanger, 6 miles away

   Lombardo's Lakeview Resort, Sanger, 7 miles away

   Island Park, Piedra, 8 miles away

   Trimmer Recreation Area, Piedra, 10 miles away

Marinas Near Kings River, California:

   Pine Flat Lake Marina, Piedra, 4 miles away

   Shaver Lake Marina, Shaver Lake, 19 miles away

Trails near Kings River, California:

   Bobs Flat Trail, Fresno , 12 miles away
      5.3 hiking miles, 1872 feet elevation difference

   Deep Creek Trail, Fresno , 14 miles away
       8 hiking miles, 1608 feet elevation difference

Public Lands Near Kings River, California:

   Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park, Three Rivers - CA, 40 miles away

   Yosemite National Park, Yosemite National Park - CA, 48 miles away

   Devils Postpile National Monument, Mammoth Lakes - CA, 63 miles away

   Millerton Lake State Park, California, 23 miles away

   Sierra National Forest, California, 36 miles away

Lakes Near Kings River, California:

   Avocado Lake, Fresno , 1 miles away

   Pine Flat Lake, Fresno , 6 miles away

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