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Owens Creek, Maryland

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AW Class: II-IV
Length: 8 miles
Average Gradient: 75 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.6757
Longitude: -77.4584

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.6128
Longitude: -77.35901

Paddling Rivers Near Owens Creek, Maryland:

   Hunting Creek, Fredrick County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 2.5 miles long (Catoctin Hollow Road to Frank Bentz Lake)

   Owens Creek, Frederick County, 4 miles away
      Class II-IV - 8 miles long (Lantz to Rocky Ridge Road)

   Owens Creek, Frederick County, 4 miles away
      Class I-II - 5 miles long (Rocky Ridge Road to Monocacy River)

   Middle creek, Frederick County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III(V) - 6.3 miles long (Wolfsville to Myersville)

   Antietam Creek - East Branch, Franklin County, 10 miles away
      Class I-IV - 9 miles long (Old Forge to confluence with West Branch)

   Marsh Creek, Adams County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 3.8 miles long (Old US Route 15 to Horner Road)

   Catoctin Creek, Frederick County, 15 miles away
      Class I-II - 28.8 miles long (US 40 to Potomac River)

   Beaver Creek, Washington County, 17 miles away
      Class I(II) - 4.5 miles long (Beaver Creek Park N Ride (I-70) to Alternate Route 40)

   Conewago Creek - West, Adams County, 17 miles away
      Class III-V - 2 miles long (Buchanan Valley to Bridgeport)

   Bennett Creek, Frederick County, 18 miles away
      Class I-II - 8 miles long (MD Route 355 to Monocacy River)

   Antietam Creek, Washington County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II - 7 miles long (Oak Bridge to Highway 68)

   Antietam Creek, Washington County, 22 miles away
      Class I-II - 11 miles long (Highway 68 to Potomac River)

Hotels near Owens Creek, Maryland:

Super 8 Thurmont, Thurmont
1.7 miles away
Sleep Inn & Suites, Emmitsburg
7.2 miles away
Waynesboro Cobblestone Hotel, Waynesboro
9.7 miles away
The Lodges At Gettysburg, Gettysburg
10.5 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Frederick-Fort Detrick, Frederick
10.9 miles away
Aspire Hotel, Gettysburg
11.4 miles away
Eisenhower Hotel Gettysburg, Gettysburg
11.6 miles away
Red Carpet Inn Gettysburg, Gettysburg
11.8 miles away
Comfort Inn Red Horse, Frederick
12.3 miles away
Super 8 Frederick, Frederick
12.9 miles away
Best Western Historic Frederick, Frederick
12.9 miles away
Econo Lodge Frederick, Frederick
13 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Owens Creek, Maryland:

   Crow's Nest Campground, Thurmont, 1 miles away

   Cunningham Falls State Park - Manor Area, Thurmont, 3 miles away

   Cunningham Falls State Park, Thurmont, 4 miles away

   William Houck Campground, Frederick County, 5 miles away

   Catoctin National Park - Owen's Creek, Sabillasville, 5 miles away

   Ole Mink Farm Campground, Thurmont, 7 miles away

   Catoctin Quaker Camp, Thurmont, 7 miles away

Marinas Near Owens Creek, Maryland:

   Gettysburg Marine Center, Biglerville, 14 miles away

Trails near Owens Creek, Maryland:

   High Rock Nature Trail, Frederick , 4 miles away

   Wildcat Trail, Adams , 17 miles away

Public Lands Near Owens Creek, Maryland:

   Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont - MD, 3 miles away

   Appalachian National Scenic Trail, Harpers Ferry - WV, 30 miles away

   Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail, McLean - VA, 30 miles away

   Greenbrier State Park, West Virginia, 16 miles away

   Seneca Creek State Park, Maryland, 25 miles away

   Patuxent River State Park, Maryland, 25 miles away

   Patapsco Valley State Park, Maryland, 39 miles away

Lakes Near Owens Creek, Maryland:

   Hunting Creek Lake, Frederick , 4 miles away

   Culler Lake, Frederick , 12 miles away

   Long Pine Run Reservoir, Adams , 16 miles away

Current weather conditions and forecast for Owens Creek, Maryland

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