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Benson Creek, Kentucky

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AW Class: II
Length: 5.1 miles
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.20809
Longitude: -84.93711

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.20306
Longitude: -84.88195

Paddling Rivers Near Benson Creek, Kentucky:

   Benson Creek, Shelby / Franklin County, 2 miles away
      Class II(III) - 3 miles long (Kentucky 1005 to Benson Falls)

   Benson Creek, Anderson / Franklin County, 2 miles away
      Class II - 5.1 miles long (Kentucky 1005 to Kentucky River)

   Glenn's Creek, Woodford County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 3 miles long (Kentucky 1685 bridge to Distillery Pool)

   Elkhorn Creek, Franklin County, 8 miles away
      Class II(III) - 6 miles long (Forks of Elkhorn US460 Bridge to Kentucky1900)

   Gilbert Creek, Anderson County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 2.75 miles long (Gilbert Creek road to Kentucky River)

   Shawnee Run, Mercer County, 22 miles away
      Class I-III(IV) - 4 miles long (Kentucky 1343)

   Cedar Branch, Mercer County, 26 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1.5 miles long (Kentucky 342 to Kentucky River)

   Jessamine Creek, Jessamine County, 27 miles away
      Class II(III) - 3.3 miles long (Frankfort Ford Road To 1268)

   Little Kentucky River, Henry/Trimble County, 30 miles away
      Class II - 8.1 miles long (Sulphur to Kentucky 421)

   White Oak Creek, Garrard County, 30 miles away
      Class IV - 2 miles long (Kentucky 1845 to Kentucky River)

Hotels near Benson Creek, Kentucky:

Knights Inn Frankfort, Frankfort
1.8 miles away
Days Inn Frankfort, Frankfort
1.8 miles away
Hampton Inn Frankfort, Frankfort
1.9 miles away
Capital Plaza Hotel Frankfort, Frankfort
2.2 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites FRANKFORT, Frankfort
2.3 miles away
Bluegrass Inn, Frankfort
6 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Frankfort, Frankfort
6.9 miles away
Best Western Parkside Inn, Frankfort
7.1 miles away
Best Western Lawrenceburg Inn, Lawrenceburg
9.9 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Lexington, Lexington
20.5 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites SHELBYVILLE, Shelbyville
21.1 miles away
Baymont Inn And Suites Harrodsburg, Harrodsburg
23.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Benson Creek, Kentucky:

   Kentucky River Campgrounds, Frankfort, 5 miles away

   Still waters Campground Marina, Frankfort, 7 miles away

   Elkhorn Campground, Frankfort, 8 miles away

   Monterey Ramp - DFWR, Owenton, 12 miles away

   Beaver Lake Marina LLC, Lawrenceburg, 14 miles away

   Elmer Davis Lake - Boat Ramp - DFWR, Owenton, 16 miles away

   Guist Creek Marina Campground, Shelbyville, 16 miles away

Marinas Near Benson Creek, Kentucky:

   Frankfort Boat Club, Frankfort, 2 miles away

   Still waters Campground Marina, Frankfort, 7 miles away

   Beaver Lake Marina, Lawrenceburg, 14 miles away

   Guist Creek Marina Campground, Shelbyville, 16 miles away

   Cummins Ferry Campground And Marina, Salvisa, 20 miles away

Public Lands Near Benson Creek, Kentucky:

   Old Fort Harrod State Park, Kentucky, 24 miles away

   General Butler State Park, Kentucky, 30 miles away

   Lincoln Homestead State Park, Kentucky, 32 miles away

   Big Bone Lick State Park, Kentucky, 39 miles away

Lakes Near Benson Creek, Kentucky:

   Beaver Lake, Anderson , 15 miles away

   Guist Creek Lake, Shelby , 16 miles away

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