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Paint River, Michigan

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AW Class: II(III)
Length: 2.8 miles
Average Gradient: 27 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.00502
Longitude: -88.26381

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 45.98987
Longitude: -88.27081

Paddling Rivers Near Paint River, Michigan:

   Paint River, Iron County, 0 miles away
      Class II(III) - 2.8 miles long (Little Bull Dam to Horserace Rapids)

   Brule River, Florence County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III - 3.4 miles long (Brule River Dam to Ryneers Road)

   Pine River, Florence County, 8 miles away
      Class II-IV(V) - 2.2 miles long (LaSalle Falls to Power Dam Road)

   Pine River, Florence County, 12 miles away
      Class I-II - 9.2 miles long (Goodman Grade to Highway 101)

   Paint River, Iron County, 17 miles away
      Class I-III - 5.6 miles long (Hemlock River to Bates Amasa Road)

   Popple River, Florence County, 18 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 11.2 miles long (Morgan Lake Road to Pine River)

   Pine River, Florence County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 9.3 miles long (Chipmunk Rapids to Goodman Grade)

   Pike River - North Branch, Marinette County, 21 miles away
      Class II-IV - 3.2 miles long (Twin Lake Road to Eight Foot Falls)

   Pike River - South Branch, Marinette County, 22 miles away
      Class II-III - 4.9 miles long (FR510)

   Menominee River, Marinette County, 23 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2.9 miles long (Niagara to Highway 8)

   Peshtigo River, Marinette County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.9 miles long (Goodman Park to Otter Creek)

   Peshtigo River, Marinette County, 24 miles away
      Class I-II+(IV) - 2.7 miles long (Benson Lake Road to Goodman Park)

Hotels near Paint River, Michigan:

Holiday Inn Express & Suites IRON MOUNTAIN, Iron Mountain
16.5 miles away
Comfort Inn Iron Mountain, Iron Mountain
16.6 miles away
Country Hearth Inn Iron Mountain, Iron Mountain
17.4 miles away
Econo Lodge Iron Mountain, Iron Mountain
17.6 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Iron Mountain, MI, Iron Mountain
18.3 miles away
Days Inn Iron Mountain, Iron Mountain
19.4 miles away
AmericInn Iron River, Iron River
25.6 miles away
Magnuson Hotel Country Inn, Ishpeming
47.1 miles away
Jasper Ridge Inn Ishpeming, Ishpeming
47.3 miles away
Best Western Crandon Inn & Suites, Crandon
47.8 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Paint River, Michigan:

   Little Bull Dam - WI Elec Power, Alpha, 1 miles away

   Peavy Pond Site 27, Florence, 3 miles away

   Golden Eagle Park and Campground, Florence, 4 miles away

   Glidden Lake State Forest Campground, Alpha, 4 miles away

   Peavy Pond Site 9, Florence, 4 miles away

   Peavy Pond Site 10, Florence, 4 miles away

   Runkle Lake Municipal Park, Crystal Falls, 6 miles away

Public Lands Near Paint River, Michigan:

   Isle Royale National Park, Houghton - MI, 58 miles away

   Bewabic State Park, Michigan, 12 miles away

   Craig Lake State Park, Michigan, 29 miles away

   Van Riper State Park, Michigan, 32 miles away

   Nicolet National Forest, Wisconsin, 40 miles away

Lakes Near Paint River, Michigan:

   Montgomery Lake, Florence , 8 miles away

   Jule Lake, Iron , 9 miles away

   Spread Eagle Chain of Lakes, Florence , 10 miles away

   Camp Lake, Iron , 13 miles away

Current weather conditions and forecast for Paint River, Michigan

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