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Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: I-II
Length: 9 miles
Average Gradient: 20 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.87361
Longitude: -81.50278

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 37.97449
Longitude: -81.5271


Paddling Rivers Near Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia:

   Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, Raleigh County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II - 9 miles long (Sundial to Whitesville)

   Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, Raleigh County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.2 miles long (Dry Creek to Sundial)

   Peachtree Creek, Raleigh County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 1.4 miles long (Pineknob to confluence of Marsh Fork of Big Coal River)

   Big Coal River - Clear Fork, Raleigh County, 6 miles away
      Class I-II - 7.1 miles long (Ameagle to Whitesville)

   Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, Raleigh County, 7 miles away
      Class II+ - 6.3 miles long (Arnett to Dry Creek)

   Little Coal River - Pond Fork, Boone County, 9 miles away
      Class I-III - 13.8 miles long (Rocklick to Van)

   Sandlick Creek, Raleigh County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 3.6 miles long (Dameron to confluence with Marsh Fork of Big Coal River)

   Big Coal River - Clear Fork, Raleigh County, 12 miles away
      Class II-III - 9.4 miles long (Clear Creek to Ameagle)

   Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, Raleigh County, 12 miles away
      Class II-III - 8.5 miles long (Fairdale to Arnett)

   Little Coal River. Pond Fork, Boone County, 14 miles away
      Class I-II - 12.2 miles long (Van to Madison)

   Paint Creek, Fayette/ Kanawha County, 14 miles away
      Class II-IV - 6.4 miles long (Westerly to Burnwell)

   Armstrong Creek - Powellton Fork, Fayette County, 16 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.2 miles long (McDunn to Powellton)


Hotels near Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia:

Days Inn Charleston East, Charleston
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21 miles away
Knights Inn Charleston East, Charleston
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21.1 miles away
Holiday Inn Express CHARLESTON-KANAWHA CITY, Charleston
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21.1 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Charleston South, WV, Charleston
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21.1 miles away
Red Roof Inn Charleston-Kanawha City WV, Charleston
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21.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites BECKLEY, Beckley
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21.4 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Beckley, WV, Beckley
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21.5 miles away
Microtel Inn By Wyndham Beckley, Beckley
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21.5 miles away
Comfort Inn Beckley, Beckley
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21.6 miles away
Baymont Inn & Suites Beckley, Beckley
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21.6 miles away
Hampton Inn Beckley, Beckley
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21.8 miles away
Super 8 Beckley, Beckley
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21.9 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia:

   Lake Stephens, Surveyor, 14 miles away

   Twin Falls Resort State Park, Mullens, 16 miles away

   Lake Stephens Campground, Beckley, 18 miles away

   Plum Orchard Lake Wildlife Management Area - Dam Site, Dothan, 20 miles away


Marinas Near Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia:

   Chesapeake Boat Club and Marina, Charleston, 16 miles away


Public Lands Near Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia:

   Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV, 25 miles away

   Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV, 25 miles away

   New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV, 25 miles away

   Twin Falls Resort State Park, West Virginia, 17 miles away

   Kanawha State Forest, West Virginia, 22 miles away

   Hawks Nest State Park, West Virginia, 29 miles away

   Little Beaver State Park, West Virginia, 32 miles away

   Camp Creek State Park, West Virginia, 33 miles away


Lakes Near Big Coal River - Marsh Fork, West Virginia:

   Stephens Lake, Raleigh , 17 miles away

   Plum Orchard Lake, Fayette , 20 miles away



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