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New York whitewater, Hudson River

Saratoga Warren county, Feeder Dam to Glens Falls section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I     2.15 miles
  If you're coming from Glens Falls 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. The scenic beauty of Saratoga/Warren County and the playfulness of the water have people coming here. This stretch of Hudson River in Saratoga/Warren County is 2.15 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class I section. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or
    both, doesn't matter, there are lots of good rivers for that around here. This river system is full of great paddling sections, the Feeder Dam to Glens Falls section is just one of them. There are many good hotels to choose
from, and if you make reservations in advance you're all set. The rivers for whitewater rafting and kayaking here in New York are often tougher than in other states, so better not forget that many runs in this state are not easy. A bit of exercise and just being out on the river for a while are great reasons to come. The campgrounds here at Hudson River are pretty good.

Briefly about the general area:
Moreau Lake State Park is
a splendid location; West Mountain has wonderful slopes and a friendly staff. Hudson River is not far at all from Glens Falls; a visit to Haviland Cove Beach is always a delightful idea. At this river you will always have a good time. A trip to Saratoga Spa State Park revitalizes the soul. A good deal of precipitation falls at Hudson River. The wettest month of the year is mostly November, that's the one that rains the most while February is regularly the driest month. At Hudson River throughout the summertime highs are in the 70's. Summer nighttime lows dip down to the 50's.

Hudson River, Feeder Dam to Glens Falls 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 Hudson River.
 Whitewater Near Hudson River:
Hudson River, Saratoga/Warren County, 1 miles away
      Class I - 2.15 miles long (Feeder Dam to Glens Falls)
Hudson River, Saratoga/Warren County, 5 miles away
      Class I-V - 6.4 miles long (Sherman Island to Feeder Dam)
Hudson River, Saratoga/Warren County, 8 miles away
      Class I-V - 3.6 miles long (Spier Falls to Sherman Island)
Whitewater Outfitter - Tubby Tubes, Warren County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Fish Creek, Saratoga County, 10 miles away
      Class II-IV - 7.5 miles long (Burgoyne to Schuylerville)
Schroon River, Warren County, 13 miles away
      Class II-III - 1 miles long (Warrensburg to Thurman Station)
Whitewater Outfitter - Adirondack River Outfitters, Warren County, 13 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Hudson River Rafting, Warren County, 13 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Sacandaga Outdoor Center, Saratoga County, 13 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Sacandaga River, Saratoga County, 16 miles away
      Class II-III - 3.5 miles long (Stewarts Bridge Reservoir to Hudson River)
 Ski Areas Near Hudson River:
West Mountain, New York , 6 miles away, 1010 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Hickory Ski Center, New York , 14 miles away, 1280 foot drop, 4 lifts, 18 runs
Willard Mountain, New York , 17 miles away, 505 foot drop, 10 lifts, 14 runs
Gore Mountain, New York , 31 miles away, 2300 foot drop, 12 lifts, 88 runs
Jiminy Peak, Massachusetts , 45 miles away, 1150 foot drop, 9 lifts, 45 runs
Snow Valley, Vermont , 48 miles away, 700 foot drop, 1 lifts, 7 runs
Bromley Mountain, Vermont , 50 miles away, 1334 foot drop, 10 lifts, 45 runs
Bousquet, Massachusetts , 51 miles away, 750 foot drop, 5 lifts, 10 runs
Stratton, Vermont , 53 miles away, 2003 foot drop, 16 lifts, 90 runs
Whiteface Mountain, New York , 55 miles away, 3166 foot drop, 10 lifts, 80 runs
 Marinas Near Hudson River:
Dunham's Bay Boat & Beach Club, Lake George , 7 miles away
Dockside Landing Marine Center, Lake George , 7 miles away
Harris Bay Yacht Club, Lake George , 8 miles away
Castaway Marina, Queensbury , 8 miles away
Boats by George Marina, Cleverdale , 9 miles away
 Beaches Near Hudson River:
Haviland Cove Beach, Warren , 0 miles away
 Hotels Near Hudson River:
The Glens Falls Inn, Glens Falls , 1 miles away
Queensbury Hotel, Glens Falls , 1 miles away
Days Inn Queensbury/Lake George, Queensbury , 2 miles away
Super 8 Queensbury Glens Falls, Queensbury , 2 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites QUEENSBURY - LAKE GEORGE AREA, Queensbury , 2 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Hudson River:
Moreau Lake State Park, Gansevoort, 1 miles away
L G Campsite and R V Sales, Glens Falls, 1 miles away
Lake George Campsite, Queensbury, 3 miles away
 Public Lands Near Hudson River:
Moreau Lake State Park, New York , 5 miles away
Saratoga Spa State Park, New York , 15 miles away
Peebles Island State Park, New York , 26 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Hudson River:
Bay Meadows Golf Club, Glens Falls , 1 miles away
Tee Bird South, South Glens Falls , 1 miles away
Tee-Bird Country Club, South Glens Falls , 3 miles away
 Lakes Near Hudson River
Moreau Lake, Saratoga , 5 miles away
Trout Lake, Warren , 13 miles away
Gay Pond, Warren , 13 miles away

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