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Elk River - Back Fork, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III+
Length: 8.6 miles
Average Gradient: 60 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.56861
Longitude: -80.21251

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.5539
Longitude: -80.3247


Paddling Rivers Near Elk River - Back Fork, West Virginia:

   Sugar Creek, Webster County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 1.8 miles long (Confluence of Little Sugar Creek to confluence of Back Fork of Elk)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 4 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 8.6 miles long (Confluence of Big Run to Confluence of Sugar Creek)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 4 miles away
      Class II-IV - 4.6 miles long (Confluence of Sugar Creek to Big Sycamore)

   Elk River, Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 11.6 miles long (Bergoo to Webster Springs)

   Leatherwood Creek, Webster County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.3 miles long (Forks of creek to Bergoo)

   Buckhannon - Right Fork, Upshur/ Randolph County, 6 miles away
      Class II-III+ - 13.7 miles long (Pickens to Alexander)

   Elk River - Back Fork, Webster County, 7 miles away
      Class II+ - 5.8 miles long (Big Sycamore to Webster Springs)

   Gauley River, Webster County, 8 miles away
      Class II-III - 9.5 miles long (Confluence with South Fork to confluence with Turkey Fork)

   Buckhannon River - Left Fork of Right Fork, Upshur/ Randolph County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 7 miles long (Helvetia to Newlonton)

   Holly River - Left Fork, Webster County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 10.3 miles long (Hacker Valley to Mill Dam)

   Gauley River, Webster County, 10 miles away
      Class I-II - 8.3 miles long (Confluence with Turkey Fork to Bolair)

   Holly River - Right Fork, Webster/Braxton County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 14.8 miles long (Confluence of Grassy Creek to confluence of Left Fork)


Hotels near Elk River - Back Fork, West Virginia:

Serenity Now, Snowshoe
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13 miles away
Hampton Inn Buckhannon, Buckhannon
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21.8 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Buckhannon, Buckhannon
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24.1 miles away
Quality Inn Weston, Weston
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26.7 miles away
Super 8 Weston WV, Weston
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26.8 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites WESTON, Weston
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27 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Sutton Flatwoods, Sutton
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28.4 miles away
Days Inn Jane Lew Weston Area, Jane Lew
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30.2 miles away
Super 8 Elkins, Elkins
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32.7 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Gassaway/Sutton, Gassaway
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34.1 miles away
ELKINS INN AND SUITES, Elkins
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34.6 miles away
Hampton Inn Elkins, Elkins
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34.6 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Elk River - Back Fork, West Virginia:

   Holly River State Park, Hacker Valley, 9 miles away

   Williams River RUA Site D2, Bergoo, 12 miles away

   Tea Creek Campground, Pocahontas County, 12 miles away

   Williams River RUA Site D4, Buckeye, 13 miles away

   Kumbrabow State Forest, Mill Creek, 14 miles away

   Handley Wildlife Management Area, Buckeye, 15 miles away

   Pioneer Campground, French Creek, 15 miles away


Public Lands Near Elk River - Back Fork, West Virginia:

   Holly River State Park, West Virginia, 7 miles away

   Cass Railroad State Park, West Virginia, 24 miles away

   Watoga State Park, West Virginia, 26 miles away

   Audra State Park, West Virginia, 29 miles away

   Monongahela National Forest, West Virginia, 31 miles away



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