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Cowpasture River, Virginia

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AW Class: I-II
Length: 13.5 miles
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.86539
Longitude: -79.7346

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.78409
Longitude: -79.77571

Paddling Rivers Near Cowpasture River, Virginia:

   Cowpasture River, Botetourt County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 13.5 miles long (Griffith to James River)

   Wilson Creek, Alleghany County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III - 7.5 miles long (Douthat Park Dam to Jackson River)

   Simpson Creek, Alleghany County, 7 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.5 miles long (Truckstop to Route 60)

   James River, Botetourt County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.5 miles long (Route 43 to Route 630)

   Colliers Creek, Rockbridge County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Collierstown to Buffalo Creek)

   Buffalo Creek, Rockbridge County, 12 miles away
      Class I-III - 12.5 miles long (Effinger to Buffalo Forge)

   Roaring Run, Botetourt County, 12 miles away
      Class V+ - 1.2 miles long (County line to Recreation Area)

   Jackson River, Alleghany County, 15 miles away
      Class I-II - 42.5 miles long (Gathright Dam to James River)

   Mill Creek, Rockbridge County, 16 miles away
      Class II-III - 7.5 miles long (Route 42 Wayside to Goshen)

   North Creek, Botetourt County, 19 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2.5 miles long (Campground to Jennings Creek)

   Laurel Run, Rockbridge County, 20 miles away
      Class IV-V - 1.5 miles long (Game road to Maury River)

   Jennings Creek, Botetourt County, 20 miles away
      Class II-III - 4.5 miles long (Route 614 to James River)

Hotels near Cowpasture River, Virginia:

Oak Tree Inn Low Moor, Low Moor
8.9 miles away
The Omni Homestead Resort, Hot Springs
10.7 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Covington, Covington
14.6 miles away
Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, Covington
14.9 miles away
Hampton Inn Covington VA, Covington
15.1 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Covington, Covington
16.8 miles away
The Natural Bridge Historic Hotel, Natural Bridge
18.1 miles away
Days Inn Lexington, Lexington
20.4 miles away
Econo Lodge Lexington, Lexington
21.5 miles away
The Georges Inn, Lexington
21.8 miles away
Peaks Of Otter Lodge, Bedford
23 miles away
Best Western Lexington Inn, Lexington
23.2 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Cowpasture River, Virginia:

   Buckhorn Store And Campground, Clifton Forge, 4 miles away

   The Buckhorne Family Campground, Clifton Forge, 4 miles away

   Douthat State Park, Millboro, 4 miles away

   Douthat State Park - Whispering Pines Horse Camp, Clifton Forge, 5 miles away

   Douthat State Park - White Oak, Clifton Forge, 5 miles away

   Douthat State Park - Lakeside, Clifton Forge, 5 miles away

   Lake A. Willis Robertson County Park, Natural Bridge, 10 miles away

Public Lands Near Cowpasture River, Virginia:

   Booker T Washington National Monument, Hardy - VA, 36 miles away

   Douthat State Park, Virginia, 5 miles away

   Jefferson National Forest, Virginia, 26 miles away

   Seneca State Forest, West Virginia, 30 miles away

   Watoga State Park, West Virginia, 31 miles away

   Cass Railroad State Park, West Virginia, 36 miles away

Lakes Near Cowpasture River, Virginia:

   Pike Pond, Alleghany , 8 miles away

   Lake Moomaw, Alleghany , 15 miles away

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