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Ohio whitewater, Brushy Fork

Clermont county, Brushy Fork Road to Stonelick Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II-III(IV)     2 miles
Take out is easy, Getting onto Brushy creek it's self is a challenge. Put in's are hard to find. Fun and steep run very fast lots of tree strainers and semi-remote, not road side. narrow creek has many ledge drops one up to 8 feet, blind turns and drops... Says Tim Richmond

The wonderful Clermont County scenery and the playfulness of the water are reasons enough to come here and paddle. The starting location is a reasonable drive
    from Cincinnati-Middletown, if you're not familiar with the area there's a road map further down the page. Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in Ohio are easier than the national norm, so if you're not from around here
don't forget that many of the rivers in this state are not very demanding. Great exercise and a chance to spend some time outdoors will have you coming back for more. There are a few other sections in this river system that can be paddled as well. There are some good hotels near the river, and if you make reservations in advance you're all set. The Brushy Fork Road to Stonelick Creek section of Brushy Fork in Clermont County is 2 miles long  
and is a class II-III(IV) section of whitewater according to American Whitewater. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. This is a somewhat short section so you'll have to walk back to the start over and over. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way there are lots of good spots for that around here.

Briefly about the general area:
People from Owensville love to come to Brushy Fork, and a visit to Stonelick State Park revitalizes the spirit. While you're here at Brushy Fork you can take a hike along the Beechtree Trail, and East Fork State Park is a glorious place to take a look at.

Brushy Fork, Brushy Fork Road to Stonelick Creek 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 Brushy Fork.
 Whitewater Near Brushy Fork:
Hershel Run, Clermont County, 1 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1.35 miles long (Belfast Road to Stonelick Creek)
Brushy Fork, Clermont County, 1 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 2 miles long (Brushy Fork Road to Stonelick Creek)
Stonelick Creek, Clermont County, 3 miles away
      Class III-IV - 4.5 miles long (St. Route 131 to St. Route 132)
Backbone Creek, Clermont County, 3 miles away
      Class III-V - 1.5 miles long (Elmwood Road to East Fork of Little Miami River)
Horner Run, Clermont County, 9 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1 miles long (Cook Road to I-275)
Second Creek, Warren County, 10 miles away
      Class II-III - 3.25 miles long (State Route 132 to Confluence with Todd's Fork)
Big Indian Creek, Clermont County, 12 miles away
      Class III-IV - 7.9 miles long (Canter Road to County Road 743)
Little Miami River, Clermont County, 12 miles away
      Class I - 0.5 miles long (Kelly Nature Preserve to St Route 126)
Hall's Creek, Warren County, 13 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 1.25 miles long (Shawhan Road to Hall's Creek Road)
Whitewater Outfitter - Historic New Richmond, Clermont County, 14 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
 Ski Areas Near Brushy Fork:
Perfect North, Indiana , 52 miles away, 400 foot drop, 10 lifts, 23 runs
Spicy Run Mountain, Ohio , 64 miles away, 600 foot drop, 4 lifts, 9 runs
Mad River Mountain, Ohio , 71 miles away, 300 foot drop, 12 lifts, 24 runs
 Marinas Near Brushy Fork:
Aquaramp Harbor & Marina, Melbourne , 17 miles away
Hartley Marina, Silver Grove , 18 miles away
 Hotels Near Brushy Fork:
AmeriStay Batavia, Batavia , 3 miles away
Hampton Inn Cincinnati-Eastgate, Cincinnati , 9 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites CINCINNATI NORTHEAST-MILFORD, Milford , 9 miles away
Homewood Suites By Hilton Cincinnati-Milford, Milford , 10 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Cincinnati Eastgate, Cincinnati , 10 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Brushy Fork:
Clear Water Air Park, Batavia, 3 miles away
Stonelick Lake State Park, Pleasant Plain, 6 miles away
East Fork State Park, Williamsburg, 6 miles away
 Trails Near Brushy Fork:
Beechtree Trail, Clermont , 6 miles away
Lakeview Trail, Clermont , 6 miles away
Southwoods Trail, Clermont , 7 miles away
Red Fox Trail, Clermont , 7 miles away
 Public Lands Near Brushy Fork:
East Fork State Park, Ohio , 4 miles away
Stonelick State Park, Ohio , 7 miles away
Cowan Lake State Park, Ohio , 22 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Brushy Fork:
Cedar Trace Golf Club, Batavia , 3 miles away
Stonelick Hills Golf Course, Batavia , 3 miles away
Deer Track Golf Course and Driving Range, Newtonsville , 4 miles away
 Lakes Near Brushy Fork
East Fork Lake, Clermont , 6 miles away
Hamilton County Anglers Club Lake, Clermont , 7 miles away
Lake Allyn, Clermont , 7 miles away

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