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New York whitewater, Ninemile Creek

Oneida county, Feeder Canal to Stittville section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II     6 miles
  The rivers for whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state are often tougher than in other states, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that the rivers in this state are less manageable. The nature scenery of New York and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream are reasons enough to come here and paddle. The starting point is not too far from Utica-Rome, please print out a copy of the road map further down the
    page so you wonít get lost. This stretch has has enough mileage, suitable for an afternoon trip. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. This section of Ninemile Creek is 6 miles long and it is classified
as a class II section by American Whitewater. This river system has a few good paddling sections and the Feeder Canal to Stittville section is one of them. There arenít any hotels right nearby but if you're willing to drive a short distance then no problem and if you make reservations in advance you're all set. Getting a good workout and just being out on the river for a while are sure to keep you coming back for more.

Briefly about
the general area:
People from Stittville love to come to Ninemile Creek, and Woods Valley is a very popular ski area around here. Pixley Falls State Park is a great location to go if you're at Ninemile Creek, and if you're looking for a glorious trip, Fort Stanwix National Monument is pretty near. At this river you will always have a good time. Everybody loves Delta Lake State Park. Ninemile Creek regularly gets a great deal of precipitation. November is when you get the most rain here, and the driest of the months is February. For the period of the summertime here at Ninemile Creek, high temperatures regularly get into the 70's.

Ninemile Creek, Feeder Canal to Stittville 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 Ninemile Creek.
 Whitewater Near Ninemile Creek:
Ninemile Creek, Oneida County, 2 miles away
      Class II - 6 miles long (Feeder Canal to Stittville)
Cincinnati Creek, Oneida County, 11 miles away
      Class V - 4.5 miles long (Remsen to Barneveld)
West Canada Creek, Herkimer County, 11 miles away
      Class II - 28 miles long (Trenton Falls to Herkimer)
Mohawk River, Oneida County, 14 miles away
      Class II-III - 7 miles long (West Branch to Hillside)
Black River, Oneida County, 15 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Hawkinsville to Norton Road)
Black River, Oneida / Lewis County, 15 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 2.7 miles long (Hawkinsville to Port Leyden)
Black River, Herkimer/ Oneida County, 17 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Enos to Route 72)
Little Black Creek, Herkimer/ Oneida County, 20 miles away
      Class II-V - 5.5 miles long (Hughes Road to Black River)
Fish Creek - East Branch, Lewis County, 20 miles away
      Class II-IV - 9.4 miles long (Point Rock to Taberg)
Moose River, Oneida/ Lewis County, 21 miles away
      Class V - 5 miles long (Fowlersville to Lyons Falls)
 Ski Areas Near Ninemile Creek:
Woods Valley, New York , 7 miles away, 500 foot drop, 3 lifts, 12 runs
Snow Ridge, New York , 23 miles away, 500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 22 runs
McCauley Mountain, New York , 35 miles away, 633 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Toggenburg, New York , 49 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 24 runs
Labrador Mountain, New York , 55 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Dry Hill, New York , 56 miles away, 300 foot drop, 3 lifts, 7 runs
Song Mountain, New York , 62 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 24 runs
Ski Plattekill, New York , 65 miles away, 1100 foot drop, 3 lifts, 35 runs
Greek Peak, New York , 67 miles away, 952 foot drop, 9 lifts, 29 runs
Elk Mountain, Pennsylvania , 76 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 27 runs
 Marinas Near Ninemile Creek:
A-Ok Campgrounds & Marina, Westernville , 7 miles away
Riverside Marina & Storage, Rome , 9 miles away
 Hotels Near Ninemile Creek:
TownePlace Suites New Hartford, Whitesboro , 5 miles away
Homewood Suites By Hilton New Hartford Utica, Clinton , 6 miles away
Home2 Suites By Hilton Stafford Quantico, Stafford , 6 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites New Hartford NY, New Hartford , 6 miles away
Holiday Inn UTICA, New Hartford , 6 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Ninemile Creek:
Lock 20 - NYSCS, Yorkville, 3 miles away
Delta Lake State Park, Rome, 9 miles away
A-ok Camping and Recreation, Ava, 9 miles away
 Public Lands Near Ninemile Creek:
Fort Stanwix National Monument, Rome - NY , 10 miles away
Delta Lake State Park, New York , 9 miles away
Pixley Falls State Park, New York , 11 miles away
Whetstone Gulf State Park, New York , 28 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Ninemile Creek:
Crestwood Golf Club Barn, Marcy , 2 miles away
Crestwood Golf Club, Marcy , 2 miles away
Oriskany Hills Golf Club, Oriskany , 3 miles away
 Lakes Near Ninemile Creek
Delta Reservoir, Oneida , 9 miles away
Hinckley Reservoir, Herkimer , 15 miles away

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