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New York whitewater, Beaver Kill River

Sullivan Delaware county, Turnwood to East Branch section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II-III     32 miles
  The average New York whitewater rafting or kayaking river tends to be harder to run than those in other states, so better not forget that lots of rivers here are not for beginners. The scenic beauty of New York and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream will make you feel great. The wild scenery of the Catskill Mountains is great. The put-in is not too far from Oneonta, as you can see on the road map further down. A
    stretch this long is of course too much for a one day trip, perfect for a real wilderness adventure. The Turnwood to East Branch section of Beaver Kill River in Sullivan/ Delaware County is 32 miles long and is a class II-III
section of whitewater according to American Whitewater. Whether you're whitewater rafting or kayaking in this general area you'll find lots of paddling spots. There are some good sections to paddle in this river system, the Turnwood to East Branch section is one of them. A bit of exercise and just hanging out with mother nature have people coming from far and near. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to drive a bit to get to one, but  
you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. And of course, there are campgrounds nearby.

Briefly about the general area:
Lots of people from Roscoe come to Beaver Kill River. All through the warmest time of the year, highs commonly are in the 80's at Beaver Kill River while nighttime lows are typically in the 50's. High temperatures during the winter are normally in the 30's; after the sun is down during the winter temperatures at Beaver Kill River plunge into the 10's. Beaver Kill River is a reasonably wet place ordinarily with much rain. May is the month that gets the most rain; the driest of the months is February.

Beaver Kill River, Turnwood to East Branch 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 Beaver Kill River.
 Whitewater Near Beaver Kill River:
Callicoon Creek - North Branch, Sullivan County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Gossweyler Pond and Dam to East Branc)
Tremper Kill River, Delaware County, 13 miles away
      Class I-III - 6.3 miles long (Below Andes to gauging station)
Delaware River - West Branch, Delaware County, 14 miles away
      Class I-II - 18 miles long (Delhi to Walton)
Callicoon Creek - East Branch, Sullivan County, 15 miles away
      Class I-III - 10 miles long (Route 52 bridge to confluence with North Br. Callicoon)
Beaver Kill River, Sullivan/ Delaware County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III - 32 miles long (Turnwood to East Branch)
Mill Brook, Delaware County, 17 miles away
      Class II-IV - 3.7 miles long (Kittle Road bridge to Arena)
Whitewater Outfitter - Landers River Trips, Sullivan County, 19 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Platte Kill River, Delaware County, 20 miles away
      Class II-IV - 6 miles long (DAvenue Taylor's Farm)
Treadwell Creek, Delaware County, 20 miles away
      Class I-III - 5.2 miles long (Case Hill Road Bridge to Route 357)
Mill Brook, Ulster/ Delaware County, 22 miles away
      Class II-IV - 3.4 miles long (Belle Ayr to Grant Mills)
 Ski Areas Near Beaver Kill River:
Ski Plattekill, New York , 23 miles away, 1100 foot drop, 3 lifts, 35 runs
Holiday Mountain, New York , 28 miles away, 400 foot drop, 5 lifts, 15 runs
Belleayre, New York , 30 miles away, 1404 foot drop, 8 lifts, 47 runs
Ski Big Bear, Pennsylvania , 34 miles away, 650 foot drop, 5 lifts, 18 runs
Tanglwood, Pennsylvania , 35 miles away, 415 foot drop, 4 lifts, 8 runs
Elk Mountain, Pennsylvania , 46 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 27 runs
Windham Mountain, New York , 48 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 10 lifts, 46 runs
Hunter Mountain, New York , 50 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 11 lifts, 55 runs
Mountain Creek, New Jersey , 50 miles away, 1040 foot drop, 12 lifts, 46 runs
Alpine Mountain, Pennsylvania , 50 miles away, 500 foot drop, 5 lifts, 21 runs
 Hotels Near Beaver Kill River:
Lazy Pond Bed And Breakfast, Liberty , 14 miles away
Villa Roma Resort And Conference Center, Callicoon , 15 miles away
Howard Johnson Inn Liberty NY, Liberty , 17 miles away
Knights Inn Liberty, Liberty , 17 miles away
Days Inn Liberty, Liberty , 17 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Beaver Kill River:
Russell Brook, Roscoe, 2 miles away
Roscoe Campsites, Roscoe, 4 miles away
Catskill Mountain Kampground, Downsville, 5 miles away
 Public Lands Near Beaver Kill River:
Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River, Beach Lake - PA , 25 miles away
Delaware National Scenic River, Bushkill - PA , 43 miles away
Lake Superior State Park, New York , 16 miles away
Gilbert Lake State Park, New York , 35 miles away
Oquaga Creek State Park, New York , 37 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Beaver Kill River:
Twin Village Golf Club, Roscoe , 3 miles away
Delhi College Golf Course, Delhi , 13 miles away
Swan Lake Golf & Country Club, Swan Lake , 15 miles away
 Lakes Near Beaver Kill River
Brydon Lake, Delaware , 10 miles away
Big Pond, Delaware , 13 miles away
Tunis Lake, Delaware , 15 miles away

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