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New York whitewater, Schroon River

Warren county, Warrensburg to Thurman Station section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II-III     1 miles
  This stretch of Schroon River in New York is 1 miles long and has been determined by American Whitewater to be a class II-III section. Whitewater rafting and kayaking in New York is often tougher than elsewhere, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that quite a few of the sections here are not easy. This is an extremely short section so you'll have to walk back to the start over and over. The put-in location is a short drive from Glens
    Falls, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you wonít get lost. The Adirondack Mountains scenery is wonderful. You might be into whitewater rafting or kayaking or both, doesn't matter, in this
general area you'll find lots of paddling spots. There are plenty of other stretches in this river system that can be paddled as well. A bit of exercise and spending some quality time in nature are great reasons to come. The beautiful scenery of Warren County and the cool fresh water beats anything. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. There are plenty of hotels here if you want to spend a night, but if you donít  
have reservations you might end up sleeping in your car.

Briefly about the general area:
Haviland Cove Beach is a beach in the vicinity of Schroon River that you can stop at; Moreau Lake State Park is a magnificent spot to stop at on a wonderful day. You just can't envision the amount of outdoors enjoyable stuff the Adirondack Mountains has to offer. Really nice skiing awaits you at Hickory Ski Center; while you're here you will meet lots of folks from close by Warrensburg. This river is always fun. The amount of rain that falls at Schroon River is close to the national average.

Schroon River, Warrensburg to Thurman Station 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 Schroon River.
 Whitewater Near Schroon River:
Schroon River, Warren County, 0 miles away
      Class II-III - 1 miles long (Warrensburg to Thurman Station)
Whitewater Outfitter - Tubby Tubes, Warren County, 6 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Wildwaters Outdoor Center, Warren County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Wildwaters Limited, Warren County, 8 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Adirondack River Outfitters, Warren County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Glen Creek, warren County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.5 miles long (Above Diprill Road bridge to G)
Schroon River, Warren County, 9 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Starbuckville to Riverbank)
Whitewater Outfitter - Hudson River Rafting, Warren County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Sacandaga Outdoor Center, Saratoga County, 10 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Stony Creek, Warren County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Roaring Branch to Hudson River)
 Ski Areas Near Schroon River:
Hickory Ski Center, New York , 3 miles away, 1280 foot drop, 4 lifts, 18 runs
West Mountain, New York , 10 miles away, 1010 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Gore Mountain, New York , 19 miles away, 2300 foot drop, 12 lifts, 88 runs
Willard Mountain, New York , 30 miles away, 505 foot drop, 10 lifts, 14 runs
Whiteface Mountain, New York , 44 miles away, 3166 foot drop, 10 lifts, 80 runs
Mount Pisgah, New York , 49 miles away, 300 foot drop, 2 lifts, 5 runs
Snow Valley, Vermont , 58 miles away, 700 foot drop, 1 lifts, 7 runs
Jiminy Peak, Massachusetts , 58 miles away, 1150 foot drop, 9 lifts, 45 runs
Bromley Mountain, Vermont , 60 miles away, 1334 foot drop, 10 lifts, 45 runs
Stratton, Vermont , 63 miles away, 2003 foot drop, 16 lifts, 90 runs
 Marinas Near Schroon River:
Dockside Landing Marine Center, Lake George , 5 miles away
Dunham's Bay Boat & Beach Club, Lake George , 9 miles away
Sawmill Bay Marina, Bolton Landing , 9 miles away
Boats by George Marina, Cleverdale , 9 miles away
Harris Bay Yacht Club, Lake George , 10 miles away
 Beaches Near Schroon River:
Haviland Cove Beach, Warren , 13 miles away
 Hotels Near Schroon River:
Merrill Magee Inn, Warrensburg , 0 miles away
Super 8 Lake George/Warrensburg Area, Lake George , 1 miles away
Econo Lodge Downtown, Lake George , 5 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn And Suites Lake George, Lake George , 5 miles away
OSullivans Motel, Lake George , 5 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Schroon River:
Queen Village Campground, Warrensburg, 0 miles away
Glen-hudson Campsite, Warrensburg, 1 miles away
Lake George Escape Resort, Lake George, 2 miles away
 Trails Near Schroon River:
Spectacle Pond Trail, Essex , 17 miles away
Pharoah Mountain Trail, Essex , 19 miles away
 Public Lands Near Schroon River:
Moreau Lake State Park, New York , 13 miles away
Saratoga Spa State Park, New York , 21 miles away
Peebles Island State Park, New York , 36 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Schroon River:
Cronin's Driving Range, Warrensburg , 3 miles away
Green Mansions Golf Club, Chestertown , 6 miles away
Top of the World Golf Course, Lake George , 8 miles away
 Lakes Near Schroon River
Pack Forest Lake, Warren , 4 miles away
Gay Pond, Warren , 5 miles away
Trout Lake, Warren , 5 miles away

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