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California whitewater, Indian Creek Feather Tributary

Plumas county, Close to Crescent Mills to Spanish Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS V     5.5 miles
  This section of Indian Creek Feather Tributary in California is 5.5 miles long and it is classified as a class V section by American Whitewater. The average whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be a bit harder to master in this state than those in other states, so better not forget that many of the rivers here are not very forgiving. Since you're on this site you are probably into whitewater rafting or kayaking, either way there
    are lots of good rivers for that around here. The nature scenery of California and the water flowing gracefully down Indian Creek Feather Tributary have people coming here. A good workout and a chance to spend some time
outdoors have a lot of people coming here. This stretch is mid length, suitable for an afternoon trip. And of course, there are campgrounds nearby. If you're coming from Truckee-Grass Valley it's not a long drive at all to the put-in location, if you're not familiar with the area there's a road map further down the page. This is one of a small number of paddling sections in this river system, there are a few others too. There arenít any  
hotels right nearby but if you're willing to drive a short distance then no problem but do book a room before you come because it is a very popular destination. Whitewater paddling here in the Northern Sierra Nevada is a great experience.

Briefly about the general area:
Take a hike on the Finger Board Trail, and Indian Falls is always fun to check out. Just can't get enough of the Northern Sierra Nevada. Curtis Ravine is a good place to explore, and why not take a refreshing hike along the Claremont Trail. Coming to this river is always a good idea. Here at Indian Creek Feather Tributary you'll possibly meet some people from Crescent Mills.

Indian Creek Feather Tributary, Close to Crescent Mills to Spanish Creek road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

Stats for this river stretch

Local weather forecast

These outdoors activities are available near Indian Creek Feather Tributary.
 Whitewater Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Indian Creek Feather Tributary, Plumas County, 3 miles away
      Class V - 5.5 miles long (Close to Crescent Mills to Spanish Creek)
Feather River - North Fork, Plumas County, 11 miles away
      Class III-V - 10 miles long (Virgilia to Belden)
Feather River - Middle Fork, Plumas/ Butte County, 13 miles away
      Class V+ - 32.5 miles long (Nelson Point to Milsap Bridge)
Feather River - North Fork, Plumas County, 15 miles away
      Class III-IV - 6 miles long (Caribou to East BrancHighway North Fork Feather)
Feather River - South Fork, Plumas County, 18 miles away
      Class IV - 8.3 miles long (Little Grass Valley Reservoir to South Fork Diversion Dam)
Feather River - Middle Fork, Plumas County, 19 miles away
      Class II-III - 6.5 miles long (Sloat to Nelson Point)
Feather River - North Fork, Plumas County, 23 miles away
      Class III-V - 8 miles long (Rock Creek Dam to Rock Creek Powerhouse)
Lavezzola Creek, Sierra County, 27 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 4 miles long (2nd Divide Bridge to Downieville)
Pauley Creek, Sierra County, 27 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4 miles long (Second Divide Turnout to Downieville)
Yuba River - North Fork, Sierra County, 28 miles away
      Class II-V - 4 miles long (Downieville to Goodyears Bar Bridge)
 Ski Areas Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Soda Springs, California , 55 miles away, 625 foot drop, 5 lifts, 16 runs
Boreal, California , 56 miles away, 500 foot drop, 10 lifts, 41 runs
Donner Ski Ranch, California , 58 miles away, 750 foot drop, 7 lifts, 52 runs
Sugar Bowl, California , 58 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 13 lifts, 85 runs
Tahoe Donner, California , 61 miles away, 600 foot drop, 4 lifts, 14 runs
Squaw Valley, California , 67 miles away, 2850 foot drop, 33 lifts, 177 runs
Alpine Meadows, California , 68 miles away, 1802 foot drop, 14 lifts, 100 runs
Northstar at Tahoe, California , 71 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 17 lifts, 70 runs
Granlibakken, California , 73 miles away, 300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 1 runs
Homewood, California , 75 miles away, 1650 foot drop, 8 lifts, 56 runs
 Marinas Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Bucks Lake Marina, Quincy , 14 miles away
Lake Cove Resort and Marina, Canyon Dam , 19 miles away
 Hotels Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Best Western Rose Quartz Inn, Chester , 24 miles away
Chalet View Lodge, Graeagle , 24 miles away
Diamond Mountain Casino Hotel, Susanville , 28 miles away
Budget Host Frontier Inn, Susanville , 28 miles away
Best Western Trailside Inn, Susanville , 28 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Round Valley Lake Resort, Greenville, 4 miles away
Oakland Feather River Camp, Quincy, 4 miles away
Evergreen Motel and Trailer Park, Quincy, 4 miles away
 Trails Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Claremont Trail, Plumas , 9 miles away, 2.3 hiking miles, 1051 feet elevation difference
Finger Board Trail, Plumas , 12 miles away,  6.4 hiking miles, 3226 feet elevation difference
Cleghorn Bar Trail, Plumas , 14 miles away,  6 hiking miles, 2074 feet elevation difference
 Public Lands Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
Lassen Volcanic National Park, Mineral - CA , 45 miles away
Plumas National Forest, California , 22 miles away
Plumas-Eureka State Park, California , 23 miles away
Malakoff Diggins State Park, California , 36 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary:
MT Huff Golf Course, Crescent Mills , 2 miles away
Lake Almanor Country Club, Westwood , 17 miles away
Bailey Creek Golf Course, Westwood , 18 miles away
 Lakes Near Indian Creek Feather Tributary
Round Valley Reservoir, Plumas , 3 miles away
Snake Lake, Plumas , 6 miles away
Hidden Lake, Lassen , 9 miles away

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