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Bad River, Wisconsin

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AW Class: I-II(III)
Length: 20.4 miles
Average Gradient: 4 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.48713
Longitude: -90.6953

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 46.60999
Longitude: -90.68682

Paddling Rivers Near Bad River, Wisconsin:

   Bad River, Ashland County, 3 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 20.4 miles long (Elm Hoist Road to Odanah)

   Marengo River, Ashland County, 7 miles away
      Class I-II - 4.8 miles long (Government Road to Bad River)

   Bad River, Ashland County, 9 miles away
      Class I-III - 18.8 miles long (Devil's Gate footbridge to Elm Hoist Road)

   Tyler Forks, Ashland County, 10 miles away
      Class II-IV - 1.8 miles long (Gehrman Creek to Brownstone Falls)

   Bad River, Ashland County, 11 miles away
      Class III-V - 6.2 miles long (Highway 169 to Devil's Gate footbridge)

   Brunsweiler River, Ashland County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 10.3 miles long (Beaverdam Lake to Highway 13)

   Potato River, Iron/Ashland County, 13 miles away
      Class II-IV(V) - 6.5 miles long (Highway 169 to Potato River Road)

   Bad River, Ashland County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 7.1 miles long (Cayuga to Foster Junction railroad bridge)

   Brunsweiler River, Ashland County, 15 miles away
      Class III-IV - 0.5 miles long (Mineral Lake to Mineral Lake Rd)

   White River, Ashland County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III - 0.8 miles long (Highway 112 to Highway 13)

   Tyler Forks, Iron County, 17 miles away
      Class II-III+(IV) - 7.6 miles long (Moore Park to Vogues Road)

   Potato River, Iron County, 17 miles away
      Class I-IV - 7.2 miles long (Foster Falls to Highway 169)

Hotels near Bad River, Wisconsin:

AmericInn Ashland, Ashland
11 miles away
Best Western The Hotel Chequamegon, Ashland
13.5 miles away
Super 8 Ashland, Ashland
14.7 miles away
Old Rittenhouse Inn, Bayfield
15.2 miles away
Quality Inn Ashland, Ashland
17.1 miles away
Days Inn Hurley, Hurley
34.6 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
36.2 miles away
Comfort Inn Ironwood, Ironwood
36.3 miles away
AmericInn Ironwood, Ironwood
37.6 miles away
Super 8 Phillips, Phillips
46.1 miles away
AmericInn Tofte, Tofte
49.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Bad River, Wisconsin:

   Waverly Campground, Ashland County, 7 miles away

   Copper Falls State Park, Mellen, 9 miles away

   Potato River Falls, Saxon, 12 miles away

   Big Bay State Park, Bayfield, 13 miles away

   Big Bay Town Park, La Pointe, 13 miles away

   Kreher City Park, Ashland, 13 miles away

   Wren Falls, Upson, 14 miles away

Marinas Near Bad River, Wisconsin:

   Madeline Island Yacht Club, La Pointe, 13 miles away

   Ashland Marina, Ashland, 13 miles away

   Roy's Point Marina, Bayfield, 16 miles away

   Pike's Bay Marina, Bayfield, 16 miles away

Public Lands Near Bad River, Wisconsin:

   Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield - WI, 16 miles away

   Copper Falls State Park, Wisconsin, 9 miles away

   Big Bay State Park, Wisconsin, 12 miles away

   Chequamegon National Forest, Wisconsin, 25 miles away

   Island Lake, Michigan, 30 miles away

   Flambeau River State Forest, Wisconsin, 39 miles away

Current weather conditions at Bad River, Wisconsin

Local climate location: ASHLAND EXP FARM 12 miles away

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