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Ohio whitewater, Little Beaver Creek

Columbiana county, State Park to Fredericktown section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II     7 miles
  This section of Little Beaver Creek in Columbiana County is 7 miles long and has been rated as a class I-II section by American Whitewater. The put-in is not too far from East Liverpool-Salem, please print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you won’t get lost. The scenic beauty of Ohio and the sparkling of the sunlight on the water are reasons enough to come here and paddle. This section is long enough to enjoy a good non
    stop paddle, good for a one day paddling trip. Whitewater rafting and kayaking spots in Ohio are easier than the national norm, so don't forget that a lot of the rivers in this state are suitable for beginners. Some people
prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way there are lots of good rivers for that around here. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. This is not the only paddling section in this river system, there are others too. Getting a good workout and just being out on the river for a while have a lot of people coming here.

Briefly about the general area:
Little Beaver Creek is right by the Gretchens
Lock Trail, and when you're here it's always fun to go to Beaver Creek State Park. This is a popular spot for folks from East Liverpool, and the Fishermans Trail offers hiking at its best. This is such a wonderful river. A typical amount of rainfall falls here at Little Beaver Creek. July is when you get the most rain here, and January is when it's the driest. High temperatures at Little Beaver Creek during the warm days of summer are in the 80's. Once the sun is down it descends down to the 50's. Highs through the winter are generally in the 30's while Little Beaver Creek overnight low temperatures during the winter are in the 10's.

Little Beaver Creek, State Park to Fredericktown 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 Little Beaver Creek.
 Whitewater Near Little Beaver Creek:
Little Beaver Creek, Columbiana County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 7 miles long (State Park to Fredericktown)
Little Beaver Creek, Columbiana County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 8 miles long (Fredricktown to Ohio River)
Little Beaver Creek, Columbiana County, 6 miles away
      Class I-II - 5.5 miles long (Lusk Lock to State Park)
Big Run, Lawrence County, 22 miles away
      Class III-IV - 1.5 miles long (Savannah Road to Shenango River)
Connoquenessing Creek, Beaver County, 22 miles away
      Class II-III - 6 miles long (Calgon to 2nd treatment plant)
Montour Run, Allegheny County, 28 miles away
      Class II-III - 11 miles long (Enlow to Groveton)
Neshannock Creek, Lawrence County, 28 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 2 miles long (Neshannock Gorge)
 Ski Areas Near Little Beaver Creek:
Boyce Park, Pennsylvania , 59 miles away, 180 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
Alpine Valley, Ohio , 63 miles away, 230 foot drop, 7 lifts, 9 runs
Brandywine, Ohio , 73 miles away, 240 foot drop, 9 lifts, 10 runs
Boston Mills, Ohio , 74 miles away, 240 foot drop, 7 lifts, 8 runs
Peek N Peak, New York , 91 miles away, 400 foot drop, 10 lifts, 27 runs
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania , 96 miles away, 754 foot drop, 15 lifts, 31 runs
Hidden Valley, Pennsylvania , 98 miles away, 610 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
 Marinas Near Little Beaver Creek:
Lake Tomahawk Marina, Negley , 3 miles away
River Rose Marina, New Brighton , 19 miles away
Jeffries Landing, Beaver , 19 miles away
Club Cq Marina, Beaver , 20 miles away
 Hotels Near Little Beaver Creek:
Quality Inn East Liverpool, East Liverpool , 3 miles away
Holiday Inn Express NEWELL-CHESTER WV, Newell , 7 miles away
Days Inn Lisbon, Lisbon , 11 miles away
Das Dutch Village Inn, Columbiana , 11 miles away
Holiday Inn Express & Suites YOUNGSTOWN (N. LIMA/BOARDMAN), North Lima , 14 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Little Beaver Creek:
Beaver Creek State Park - Horseman's Camp, East Liverpool, 0 miles away
Beaver Creek State Park, Rogers, 3 miles away
Lock 30 Woodlands RV Campground, Lisbon, 4 miles away
 Trails Near Little Beaver Creek:
Fishermans Trail, Columbiana , 1 miles away
Gretchens Lock Trail, Columbiana , 1 miles away
Vondergreen Trail, Columbiana , 2 miles away
Dogwood Trail, Columbiana , 3 miles away
Pine Ridge Trail, Columbiana , 3 miles away
 Public Lands Near Little Beaver Creek:
Beaver Creek State Park, Ohio , 3 miles away
Jefferson Lake State Park, Ohio , 20 miles away
Guilford Lake State Park, Ohio , 21 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Little Beaver Creek:
Turkana Golf Course, East Liverpool , 2 miles away
Beaver Creek Meadows Golf Course, Lisbon , 4 miles away
Beaver Creek Par 3 Golf Course, Lisbon , 4 miles away
 Lakes Near Little Beaver Creek
Service Creek Reservoir, Beaver , 18 miles away
Salem Reservoir, Columbiana , 18 miles away

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