US Whitewater > Michigan > Black River



Black River, Michigan

<<< Back to Black River main page

AW Class: II-III+
Length: 7.9 miles
Average Gradient: 24 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.56117
Longitude: -90.0808

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.63169
Longitude: -90.05466

Paddling Rivers Near Black River, Michigan:

   Black River, Gogebic County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 7.9 miles long (Narrows Park to Conglomerate Falls)

   Black River, Gogebic County, 2 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 2.6 miles long (Conglomerate Falls to Lake Superior)

   Powder Mill Creek, Gogebic County, 5 miles away
      Class II-IV+ - 2 miles long (above Powderhorn Falls to Cty. 513)

   Black River, Gogebic County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III - 2.2 miles long (Ramsey to above Gabbro Falls)

   Presque Isle, Gogebic County, 8 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.1 miles long (South Boundary Road to Lake Superior)

   Black River, Gogebic County, 9 miles away
      Class I-II - 6.7 miles long (Cty 513 to Ramsay)

   Copper Creek, Gogebic County, 9 miles away
      Class II-IV - 4 miles long (logging road to Presque Isle)

   Montreal River, Iron County, 11 miles away
      Class II-IV(V) - 3.2 miles long (Highway 2 to Erickson Road)

   Planter Creek, Gogebic County, 11 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1.1 miles long (Highway 28 to Wirtanen Road)

   Montreal River, Iron County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.7 miles long (Erickson Road to Saxon Falls Dam)

   Presque Isle, Gogebic/Ontonagon County, 13 miles away
      Class III-V - 8.4 miles long (Steigers Bridge to South Boundary Road)

   Montreal River - West Fork, Iron/Geobegic County, 14 miles away
      Class II-IV - 6.3 miles long (Gile Falls to Highway 2)

Hotels near Black River, Michigan:

AmericInn Ironwood, Ironwood
8.5 miles away
Comfort Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
9.4 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
9.5 miles away
Days Inn Hurley, Hurley
10.8 miles away
Lake Of The Torches Resort Casino, Lac du Flambeau
31.9 miles away
AmericInn Minocqua, Minocqua
39.4 miles away
Quality Inn Minocqua, Minocqua
42 miles away
Best Western Plus Concord Inn, Minocqua
42.4 miles away
Super 8 Phillips, Phillips
49 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Black River, Michigan:

   Black River Harbor, Bessemer, 3 miles away

   Preque Isle State Campground, Gogebic County, 8 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park - Presque Isle, Ramsay, 8 miles away

   Eddy Park, Wakefield, 10 miles away

   Curry Park, Ironwood, 10 miles away

   McDonald Lake County Park, Ramsay, 10 miles away

   Gile Park on Gile Flowage, Gile, 14 miles away

Public Lands Near Black River, Michigan:

   Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield - WI, 54 miles away

   Grand Portage National Monument, Grand Marais - MN, 68 miles away

   Porcupine Mountains State Park, Michigan, 21 miles away

   Island Lake, Michigan, 23 miles away

   Lake Gogebic State Park, Michigan, 35 miles away

Lakes Near Black River, Michigan:

   McDonald Lake, Gogebic , 11 miles away

Current weather conditions and forecast for Black River, Michigan

  All Michigan Whitewater
Complete list of all the whitewater paddling spots in Michigan.
Books about whitewater paddling on Black River, Michigan
List of books from Amazon.com that cover whitewater paddling on Black River, Michigan.
Whitewater Basics
If you're new to whitewater paddling please take a look at this basic whitewater info.
Outdoors Recreation Near Merrill, Wisconsin
Outdoors recreation in the vicinity of Merrill, Wisconsin, the metro area neareast to Black River. Find info on campgrounds, marinas, hiking trails, ski resorts, lakes, beaches, parks, whitewater, golf courses and more.

Copyright © Stratus-Pikpuk, Inc.