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Yakima River, Washington

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AW Class: II
Length: 15.1 miles
Average Gradient: 14 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 47.16585
Longitude: -120.82823

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 47.07134
Longitude: -120.65842

Paddling Rivers Near Yakima River, Washington:

   Whitewater Outfitter - Rill Adventures Raft Rentals, Kittitas County, 5 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Whitewater Outfitter - River Raft Rentals, Kittitas County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter

   Yakima River, Benton/Yakima County, 6 miles away
      Class II - 15.1 miles long (Confluence with Teanaway River to Thorp)

   Teanaway River, Kittitas County, 11 miles away
      Class II+ - 7 miles long (North Fork Teanaway to East Masterson Road)

   Teanaway River - North Fork, Kittitas County, 16 miles away
      Class III+ - 3.9 miles long (Johnson Creek to Stafford Creek)

   Ingalls Creek, Chelan County, 17 miles away
      Class IV - 1 miles long (Ingalls Creek Road to Peshastin Creek)

   Peshastin Creek, Chelan County, 17 miles away
      Class III-IV - 8.5 miles long (Highway 97 culvert to Wenatchee River)

   Icicle Creek, Chelan County, 20 miles away
      Class IV+ - 2.2 miles long (Snow Creek trailhead to Leavenworth Hatchery)

   Cle Elum River, Kittitas County, 23 miles away
      Class II - 7.8 miles long (Cle Elum Dam to confluence with Yakima River)

   Tieton River, Yakima County, 23 miles away
      Class II-III - 8.5 miles long (Windy Point Campground to Naches)

   Wenatchee River, Chelan County, 24 miles away
      Class III - 18.6 miles long (Leavenworth to Monitor)

   Icicle Creek, Chelan County, 24 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 9 miles long (Ida Creek to Snow Creek trailhead)

Hotels near Yakima River, Washington:

Hampton Inn Ellensburg, Ellensburg
11.8 miles away
Econo Lodge Ellensburg Near University, Ellensburg
12.1 miles away
Econo Lodge Near Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum
12.7 miles away
Timber Lodge Inn, Cle Elum
13.7 miles away
Best Western Plus Ellensburg Hotel, Ellensburg
14.9 miles away
Best Western Snowcap Lodge, Cle Elum
15.1 miles away
Holiday Inn Express ELLENSBURG, Ellensburg
15.2 miles away
Super 8 Ellensburg, Ellensburg
15.4 miles away
Quality Inn & Conference Center, Ellensburg
15.4 miles away
Comfort Inn Ellensburg, Ellensburg
15.5 miles away
Red Lion Hotel & Conference Ce, Ellensburg
15.5 miles away
Days Inn And Conference Center Ellensburg, Ellensburg
16 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Yakima River, Washington:

   Joe Watt Canyon, Cle Elum, 2 miles away

   Elk Heights Sno-Park, Cle Elum, 3 miles away

   Robinson Canyon, Ellensburg, 5 miles away

   Mineral Springs Resort, Cle Elum, 7 miles away

   Williams Creek, Cle Elum, 7 miles away

   Baker Creek Campground, Kittitas County, 8 miles away

   Taneum Sno-Park, Cle Elum, 8 miles away

Trails near Yakima River, Washington:

   Teanaway Wilson Stock Trail, Kittitas , 12 miles away
       5.6 hiking miles, 1087 feet elevation difference

   Miller Peak Trail, Kittitas , 13 miles away
       4 hiking miles, 2765 feet elevation difference

   County Line Trail, Chelan , 15 miles away
      0.6 hiking miles, 455 feet elevation difference

   Keenan Meadows Trail, Klickitat , 16 miles away
      2.9 hiking miles, 826 feet elevation difference

   High Creek Trail, Kittitas , 17 miles away
      1.7 hiking miles, 412 feet elevation difference

Public Lands Near Yakima River, Washington:

   Olmstead Place State Park, Washington, 20 miles away

   Iron Horse State Park, Washington, 24 miles away

   Yakima Sportsman State Park, Washington, 32 miles away

   Lake Easton State Park, Washington, 32 miles away

   Wenatchee Confluence State Park, Washington, 33 miles away

Lakes Near Yakima River, Washington:

   Lost Lake, Kittitas , 16 miles away

   Toketie Lake, Chelan , 18 miles away

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