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Gauley River, West Virginia

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QUICK STATS
AW Class: II-III(IV)
Length: 8.4 miles
Average Gradient: 20 fpm
  
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.29083
Longitude: -80.64112

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 38.3011
Longitude: -80.71473


Paddling Rivers Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Big Beaver Creek, Nicholas County, 2 miles away
      Class IV-V+ - 4.5 miles long (Craigsville to Gauley River)

   Gauley River, Nicholas County, 3 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 8.4 miles long (Curtin Bridge to confluence with Big Beaver Creek)

   Panther Creek, Nicholas County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3.3 miles long (Confluence with Jim's Branch to confluence with Gauley River)

   Gauley River, Webster/Nicholas County, 7 miles away
      Class I-II - 9.8 miles long (Camden-0n-Gauley to Curtin Bridge)

   Hominy Creek, Nicholas County, 9 miles away
      Class II-IV - 12 miles long (Hominy Falls to Mt. Nebo)

   Laurel Creek - Cherry Tributary, Nicholas County, 9 miles away
      Class III+(V) - 5.3 miles long (Jetsville to Fenwick)

   Cherry River, Nicholas County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 9 miles long (Watergate Inn to Gauley River)

   Birch River, Webster/Nicholas County, 10 miles away
      Class II+(IV) - 8.8 miles long (Boggs to Birch River)

   Brushy Meadow Creek, Nicholas County, 10 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 1.5 miles long (Falls at Leivasy to confluence with Hominy Creek)

   Muddlety Creek, Nicholas County, 11 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.5 miles long (West Virginia 41 to Summersville Lake)

   Little Birch River, Braxton County, 11 miles away
      Class I-II - 3.6 miles long (US 19 to confluence of Birch River)

   Cranberry River, Nicholas County, 12 miles away
      Class II-IV - 7 miles long (Big Rock Camping Area to Gauley River)


Hotels near Gauley River, West Virginia:

Hampton Inn Summersville, Summersville
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10.3 miles away
Sleep Inn Summersville, Summersville
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10.5 miles away
Quality Inn Summersville, Summersville
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10.7 miles away
Super 8 Summersville, Summersville
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10.8 miles away
La Quinta Inn & Suites Summersville, Summersville
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10.8 miles away
Econo Lodge Summersville, Summersville
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11.4 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Gassaway/Sutton, Gassaway
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20.5 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Sutton Flatwoods, Sutton
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21.9 miles away
Serenity Now, Snowshoe
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22.5 miles away
Super 8 Lewisburg, Lewisburg
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31.2 miles away
Quality Inn Lewisburg, Lewisburg
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31.3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites LEWISBURG, Lewisburg
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31.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.


Campgrounds near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Summersville Music Park Campground, Summersville, 6 miles away

   Big Rock Campground, Nicholas County, 11 miles away

   Camp Caesar, Cowen, 11 miles away

   Bishop Knob, Upperglade, 13 miles away

   Mountain Lake Campground, Summersville, 13 miles away

   Cranberry River Dispersed, Upperglade, 14 miles away

   Summersville Lake Retreat, Mt Nebo, 14 miles away


Marinas Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Summersville Lake Marina, Summersville, 12 miles away


Public Lands Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Bluestone National Scenic River, Glen Jean - WV, 40 miles away

   Gauley River National Recreation Area, Glen Jean - WV, 40 miles away

   New River Gorge National River, Glen Jean - WV, 40 miles away

   Babcock State Park, West Virginia, 27 miles away

   Hawks Nest State Park, West Virginia, 32 miles away

   Holly River State Park, West Virginia, 32 miles away

   Cedar Creek State Park, West Virginia, 35 miles away

   Watoga State Park, West Virginia, 38 miles away


Lakes Near Gauley River, West Virginia:

   Summersville Lake, Nicholas , 15 miles away

   Sutton Lake, Braxton , 20 miles away



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