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Elkhorn Creek, Kentucky

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AW Class: II(III)
Length: 6 miles
Average Gradient: 10 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.21472
Longitude: -84.79842

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.26803
Longitude: -84.81576

Paddling Rivers Near Elkhorn Creek, Kentucky:

   Elkhorn Creek, Franklin County, 2 miles away
      Class II(III) - 6 miles long (Forks of Elkhorn US460 Bridge to Kentucky1900)

   Glenn's Creek, Woodford County, 6 miles away
      Class II-III - 3 miles long (Kentucky 1685 bridge to Distillery Pool)

   Benson Creek, Shelby / Franklin County, 9 miles away
      Class II(III) - 3 miles long (Kentucky 1005 to Benson Falls)

   Benson Creek, Anderson / Franklin County, 9 miles away
      Class II - 5.1 miles long (Kentucky 1005 to Kentucky River)

   Gilbert Creek, Anderson County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 2.75 miles long (Gilbert Creek road to Kentucky River)

   Shawnee Run, Mercer County, 23 miles away
      Class I-III(IV) - 4 miles long (Kentucky 1343)

   Jessamine Creek, Jessamine County, 24 miles away
      Class II(III) - 3.3 miles long (Frankfort Ford Road To 1268)

   Cedar Branch, Mercer County, 25 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1.5 miles long (Kentucky 342 to Kentucky River)

   White Oak Creek, Garrard County, 28 miles away
      Class IV - 2 miles long (Kentucky 1845 to Kentucky River)

   Hickman Creek, Jessamine County, 29 miles away
      Class II(III) - 4 miles long (Brumfield Lane to 1268 Bridge)

   Hickman Creek, Jessamine County, 30 miles away
      Class I-II - 4 miles long (Kentucky 1541 to Elm Fork Road)

Hotels near Elkhorn Creek, Kentucky:

Bluegrass Inn, Frankfort
3 miles away
Best Western Parkside Inn, Frankfort
3.5 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Frankfort, Frankfort
3.5 miles away
Capital Plaza Hotel Frankfort, Frankfort
5.3 miles away
Knights Inn Frankfort, Frankfort
7 miles away
Days Inn Frankfort, Frankfort
7.1 miles away
Hampton Inn Frankfort, Frankfort
7.2 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites FRANKFORT, Frankfort
7.3 miles away
Best Western Lawrenceburg Inn, Lawrenceburg
13.9 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Lexington, Lexington
15.7 miles away
Days Inn Georgetown-North Of Lexington, Georgetown
17.6 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Georgetown, Georgetown
18.4 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Elkhorn Creek, Kentucky:

   Elkhorn Campground, Frankfort, 2 miles away

   Kentucky River Campgrounds, Frankfort, 5 miles away

   Still waters Campground Marina, Frankfort, 5 miles away

   Monterey Ramp - DFWR, Owenton, 11 miles away

   Elmer Davis Lake - Boat Ramp - DFWR, Owenton, 15 miles away

   Cummins Ferry Campground And Marina, Salvisa, 20 miles away

Marinas Near Elkhorn Creek, Kentucky:

   Still waters Campground Marina, Frankfort, 5 miles away

   Frankfort Boat Club, Frankfort, 6 miles away

   Cummins Ferry Campground And Marina, Salvisa, 20 miles away

Public Lands Near Elkhorn Creek, Kentucky:

   Old Fort Harrod State Park, Kentucky, 26 miles away

   General Butler State Park, Kentucky, 33 miles away

   Big Bone Lick State Park, Kentucky, 35 miles away

   Lincoln Homestead State Park, Kentucky, 39 miles away

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