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New York whitewater, Hannacrois Creek

Greene county, Deans Mill to Hudson River section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS III-IV     5.5 miles
  The nature scenery of Greene County and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water make the trip here worthwhile. Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in this state tend to be more challenging than the national average, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that many runs in this state are not easy. There are some good sections to paddle in this river system, the Deans Mill to Hudson River section is one of them. If you're coming from
    Hudson it's not a long drive at all to the starting location, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. Great exercise and just hanging out with mother nature have people coming from far and near.
This is a pretty decent length section, it's perfect for a one day trip. The Catskill Mountains scenery is wonderful. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both, doesn't matter, around here you'll find a large number of good places. This stretch of Hannacrois Creek is 5.5 miles long and has been rated as a class III-IV section by American Whitewater. For all you camping people there are campgrounds nearby. There are some good  
hotels near the river, but if you donít have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car.

Briefly about the general area:
While you're here at Hannacrois Creek you will meet lots of folks from close by Ravena. From a precipitation point of view Hannacrois Creek is a reasonably typical place. June is the wettest month with most rain; February is the month with the least moisture. High temperatures at Hannacrois Creek all through the warm months are in the 80's, and throughout summer nights temperatures are in the 60's. Through the wintertime highs are mostly in the 30's while Hannacrois Creek overnight low temperatures during the wintertime are in the 10's.

Hannacrois Creek, Deans Mill to Hudson River 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 Hannacrois Creek.
 Whitewater Near Hannacrois Creek:
Hannacrois Creek, Greene County, 2 miles away
      Class III-IV - 5.5 miles long (Deans Mill to Hudson River)
Normans Kill River, Albany County, 9 miles away
      Class I-V - 3 miles long (Normansville to Route 32)
Kinderhook Creek, Columbia County, 9 miles away
      Class I-V - 11 miles long (Valatie to Stockport)
Potic Creek River, Greene County, 10 miles away
      Class II-V - 3.8 miles long (Schoharie Turnpike Bridge to Sandy Plains Road)
Catskill Creek, Greene County, 12 miles away
      Class III-IV - 3 miles long (Austin Glen)
Kaaterskill Creek, Ulster County, 13 miles away
      Class IV-V(V+) - 3 miles long (Along Route 23A to lower Kaaterskill Creek)
Basic Creek, Albany/ Greene County, 14 miles away
      Class II-IV - 10.3 miles long (Swartout Road Bridge to Freehold)
Catskill Creek, Greene County, 15 miles away
      Class -blank- - 4 miles long (South Cairo to Leeds)
Poesten Kill River, Rensselaer County, 17 miles away
      Class III-V+ - 3 miles long (Troy to Hudson River)
Catskill Creek, Greene County, 18 miles away
      Class II-IV - 5.5 miles long (Woodstock Dam to South Cairo)
 Ski Areas Near Hannacrois Creek:
Catamount, Massachusetts , 27 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 7 lifts, 29 runs
Hunter Mountain, New York , 30 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 11 lifts, 55 runs
Windham Mountain, New York , 32 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 10 lifts, 46 runs
Willard Mountain, New York , 35 miles away, 505 foot drop, 10 lifts, 14 runs
Jiminy Peak, Massachusetts , 36 miles away, 1150 foot drop, 9 lifts, 45 runs
Ski Butternut, Massachusetts , 37 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 10 lifts, 22 runs
Bousquet, Massachusetts , 37 miles away, 750 foot drop, 5 lifts, 10 runs
West Mountain, New York , 43 miles away, 1010 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Mohawk Mountain, Connecticut , 47 miles away, 640 foot drop, 6 lifts, 24 runs
Belleayre, New York , 50 miles away, 1404 foot drop, 8 lifts, 47 runs
 Marinas Near Hannacrois Creek:
Coeymans Landing Marina, Coeymans , 2 miles away
Albany Yacht Club - Clubhouse, Rensselaer , 10 miles away
Troy Dock, Troy , 16 miles away
Crescent Boat Club, Clifton Park , 17 miles away
 Hotels Near Hannacrois Creek:
Red Carpet Inn Coxsackie, Coxsackie , 3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites WEST COXSACKIE, West Coxsackie , 3 miles away
Best Western New Baltimore Inn, West Coxsackie , 4 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Glenmont/Albany, Glenmont , 9 miles away
Comfort Inn Glenmont - Albany South, Glenmont , 9 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Hannacrois Creek:
Don Knudsen, Earlton, 8 miles away
Earlton Hill, Earlton, 8 miles away
Cedar Grove Campground, Athens, 9 miles away
 Public Lands Near Hannacrois Creek:
John Boyd Thacher State Park, New York , 17 miles away
Peebles Island State Park, New York , 19 miles away
Lake Taghkanic State Park, New York , 19 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Hannacrois Creek:
Sycamore Country Club, Ravena , 4 miles away
Hamlet On The Hudson Golf And Country Club, Athens , 6 miles away
Town Of Bethelehem Golf Course, Glenmont , 8 miles away
 Lakes Near Hannacrois Creek
Knickerbocker Lake, Columbia , 9 miles away
Sleepy Hollow Lake, Greene , 9 miles away
Lawson Lake, Albany , 11 miles away

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