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Buck Creek, Kentucky

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AW Class: II
Length: 34 miles
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.21049
Longitude: -84.46431

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 36.9761
Longitude: -84.4889

Paddling Rivers Near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

   Buck Creek, Pulaski County, 7 miles away
      Class II - 34 miles long (Kentucky 461 to Cumberland River)

   Rockcastle River, Laurel/ Pulaski County, 13 miles away
      Class II+(IV) - 16 miles long (Kentucky 80 to Bee Rock Boat Ramp)

   Bark Camp Creek, Whitley County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 0 miles long (Old Fluffy)

   Laurel River, Laurel County, 16 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 2 miles long (Below Laurel River Lake)

   Cumberland River, Whitley/ McCreary County, 17 miles away
      Class II-III - 11 miles long (Cumberland Falls to Laurel River)

   Whitewater Outfitter - Sheltowee Trace Outfitters, Mccreary County, 20 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Rock Creek, McCreary County, 23 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 6 miles long (White Oak Junction to Big South Fork of Cumberland River)

   Roaring Paunch River, McCreary County, 23 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 3 miles long (Barthell to Big South Fork)

   Cumberland River, Whitley/McCreary County, 25 miles away
      Class I-II - 12 miles long (Redbird Kentucky204 Bridge to Cumberland Falls)

   Cumberland River - Little South Fork, Wayne McCreary County, 30 miles away
      Class I-II - 45 miles long (Parmleysville to confluence with Big South Fork)

Hotels near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites SOMERSET CENTRAL, Somerset
9.7 miles away
Super 8 Somerset, Somerset
9.7 miles away
Knights Inn Somerset, Somerset
9.9 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Somerset, Somerset
9.9 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites, Somerset
9.9 miles away
Courtyard Somerset, Somerset
10 miles away
Best Western Somerset, Somerset
10.2 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Somerset, KY, Somerset
10.3 miles away
Eagles View BB, Burnside
10.3 miles away
Red Roof Inn Somerset, Somerset
10.7 miles away
Comfort Inn Somerset, Somerset
11 miles away
Hampton Inn Somerset, Somerset
11.1 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

   Little Lick Campground, Pulaski County, 9 miles away

   Sam Branch Shelter Campground, McCreary County, 10 miles away

   Cumberland Cove, Burnside, 10 miles away

   General Burnside State Park, Bronston, 11 miles away

   Bee Rock Campground, Laurel County, 11 miles away

   Rockcastle Campground, Laurel County, 12 miles away

   Waitsboro, Bronston, 12 miles away

Marinas Near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

   Buck Creek Boat Dock, Somerset, 6 miles away

   Somerset Boat Club, Somerset, 10 miles away

   London Dock Marina, London, 12 miles away

   Pulaski County Park, Nancy, 16 miles away

   Cave Springs Resort & Marina, Nancy, 19 miles away

Trails near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

   Rockcastle Narrows Trail, Pulaski , 12 miles away

   Winding Stain Gap Trail, Laurel , 13 miles away

Public Lands Near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

   Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area, Oneida - TN, 33 miles away

   Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN, 58 miles away

   General Burnside Island State Park, Kentucky, 10 miles away

   Cumberland Falls State Park, Kentucky, 17 miles away

   Pickett State Park, Tennessee, 35 miles away

   Indian Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 36 miles away

Lakes Near Buck Creek, Kentucky:

   Laurel River Lake, Whitley , 16 miles away

   Lake Linville, Rockcastle , 19 miles away

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