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Cheat River, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III
Length: 5 miles
Average Gradient: 20 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.34583
Longitude: -79.67779

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 39.49166
Longitude: -79.64445


Paddling Rivers Near Cheat River, West Virginia:

   Pringle Run, Preston County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 0.5 miles long (Above Falls to Cheat River)

   Lick Run, Preston County, 3 miles away
      Class IV - 2 miles long (CR 59 to Cheat River)

   Morgan Run, Preston County, 3 miles away
      Class III - 1.6 miles long (Rt. 26 to Cheat River)

   Saltlick Creek, Preston County, 3 miles away
      Class III - 4 miles long (Amblersburg to Rowlesburg)

   Green's Run, Preston County, 4 miles away
      Class III - 2.2 miles long (CR 52 to Cheat River)

   Cheat River, Preston County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III - 5 miles long (Below Rowlesburg to above Albright Power Dam)

   Cheat River, Preston County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV - 10.5 miles long (Albright to Jenkinsburg Bridge)

   Elsey Run, Preston County, 6 miles away
      Class V+ - 3.4 miles long (from county road to Cheat River)

   Muddy Creek, Preston County, 7 miles away
      Class IV - 2.5 miles long (West Virginia 26 to Cheat River)

   Buffalo Creek, Preston County, 9 miles away
      Class III - 4.9 miles long (West Virginia 72 to Macomber)

   Daugherty Run, Preston County, 9 miles away
      Class V - 6 miles long (Co. Road 3-12 to Cheat River)

   Sovern Run, Preston County, 11 miles away
      Class IV - 0.8 miles long (Co. Road 14-3 to Rockville)


Hotels near Cheat River, West Virginia:

The Preston County Inn, Kingwood
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3.2 miles away
Hyatt Place Baltimore/Owings Mills, Owings Mills
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8.9 miles away
Homestead Inn, Reedsville
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10.7 miles away
Lakeview Golf Resort And Spa, Morgantown
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18.8 miles away
Holiday Inn Express MORGANTOWN, Morgantown
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20.4 miles away
Super 8 Morgantown, Morgantown
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20.4 miles away
SpringHill Suites Morgantown, Morgantown
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21.1 miles away
Wisp Resort, McHenry
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21.3 miles away
Quality Inn Deep Creek Lake, McHenry
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22 miles away
Ramada Morgantown Hotel & Conference Center, Morgantown
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22.1 miles away
Quality Inn Morgantown, Morgantown
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22.1 miles away
Euro-Suites Hotel, Morgantown
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23.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Cheat River, West Virginia:

   Cannon Hill Campground, Rowlesburg, 4 miles away

   Albright Campground, Albright, 7 miles away

   Pine Hill Campground, Bruceton Mills, 11 miles away

   Pinhill Campground, Hazelton, 12 miles away

   Alyeska-Big Bear Lake, Bruceton Mills, 13 miles away

   Horseshoe, Hambleton, 13 miles away

   Chestnut Ridge Regional Park and Campground, Bruceton Mills, 14 miles away


Marinas Near Cheat River, West Virginia:

   Sunset Beach Marina, Morgantown, 19 miles away


Public Lands Near Cheat River, West Virginia:

   Blackwater Falls State Park, West Virginia, 20 miles away

   Tygart Lake State Park, West Virginia, 26 miles away

   Valley Falls State Park, West Virginia, 29 miles away

   Audra State Park, West Virginia, 35 miles away


Lakes Near Cheat River, West Virginia:

   Town of Masontown Water Supply D Lake, Preston , 13 miles away

   Deep Creek Lake, Garrett , 19 miles away



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