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Pennsylvania whitewater, Little Loyalsock Creek

Sullivan county, Dushore to Forksville section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II     12.9 miles
  The rivers for whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state are often easier than in other states, so don't forget that rivers in this state are less demanding. This stretch of Little Loyalsock Creek in Sullivan County is 12.9 miles long and is according to American Whitewater a class I-II section of whitewater. There's camping available near Little Loyalsock Creek. The wonderful Pennsylvania scenery and the playfulness of the water attract
    people from near and far. If you hurry you can run this section in a day but why not make it an overnighter, so pack your sleeping bag. This river system has a few good paddling sections and the Dushore to Forksville section
is one of them. The put-in is not too far from Sayre, as you can see on the road map further down. Getting your paddling muscles activated and a chance to spend some time outdoors have people coming from far and near. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to drive a bit to get to one, and if you make reservations in advance you're all set. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or kayaking there are lots of good rivers for that around here.

about the general area:
People from Laporte love to come to Little Loyalsock Creek, and there are perfect places to explore along the Rock Run Trail. A spree to Little Loyalsock Creek wouldn’t be complete without a visit to nearby Worlds End State Park. Going for a hike on the Irish Settlement Trail is always a good adventure. During the long summer days at Little Loyalsock Creek highs are regularly in the 80's while night lows are mostly in the 50's. The cold days of the wintertime come with highs in the 30's, and night lows during the winter for Little Loyalsock Creek tend to be in the 10's.

Little Loyalsock Creek, Dushore to Forksville 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 Loyalsock Creek.
 Whitewater Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Loyalsock Creek, Sullivan County, 3 miles away
      Class I-IV - 13 miles long (US 220 to Forksville)
Towanda Creek - South Branch, Bradford County, 5 miles away
      Class I-III - 8.6 miles long (New Albany to Susquehanna)
Little Loyalsock Creek, Sullivan County, 9 miles away
      Class I-II - 12.9 miles long (Dushore to Forksville)
Loyalsock Creek, -blank- County, 10 miles away
      Class I-II - 10 miles long (Lopez to US 220)
Elk Creek, Sullivan County, 13 miles away
      Class I-II - 4.7 miles long (Lincoln Falls to Loyalsock Creek)
Schrader Creek, Bradford County, 14 miles away
      Class II-IV - 12.7 miles long (T359 to Towanda Creek)
Kitchen Creek, Luzerne County, 17 miles away
      Class V+ - 3 miles long (Route 487 to Route 118)
Mehoopany Creek, Wyoming County, 20 miles away
      Class I-III - 12.1 miles long (Stony Brook to Mehoopany)
Sugar Creek, Bradford County, 29 miles away
      Class I-III - 8 miles long (LR08014 to LR0817)
 Ski Areas Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Ski Sawmill, Pennsylvania , 56 miles away, 515 foot drop, 4 lifts, 13 runs
Greek Peak, New York , 56 miles away, 952 foot drop, 9 lifts, 29 runs
Sno Mountain, Pennsylvania , 57 miles away, 1020 foot drop, 7 lifts, 30 runs
Jack Frost, Pennsylvania , 60 miles away, 600 foot drop, 10 lifts, 21 runs
Blue Marsh, Pennsylvania , 61 miles away, 315 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
Elk Mountain, Pennsylvania , 65 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 6 lifts, 27 runs
Big Boulder, Pennsylvania , 65 miles away, 475 foot drop, 7 lifts, 16 runs
Song Mountain, New York , 69 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 24 runs
Labrador Mountain, New York , 71 miles away, 700 foot drop, 5 lifts, 22 runs
Blue Mountain, Pennsylvania , 75 miles away, 1082 foot drop, 9 lifts, 33 runs
 Hotels Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Comfort Inn Towanda, Towanda , 14 miles away
Fairfield Inn & Suites Towanda Wysox, Towanda , 14 miles away
Rodeway Inn Towanda, Towanda , 14 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Sayre, Sayre , 24 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Sayre, Sayre , 25 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Rocky Valley Campground, Dushore, 4 miles away
Pioneer Campground, Laporte, 5 miles away
Worlds End State Park, Forksville, 7 miles away
 Trails Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Irish Settlement Trail, Sullivan , 2 miles away
Rock Run Trail, Sullivan , 4 miles away
Fox Hollow Spur, Sullivan , 5 miles away
Ash Ridge Spur, Sullivan , 5 miles away
Big Timber Spur, Sullivan , 5 miles away
 Public Lands Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Worlds End State Park, Pennsylvania , 7 miles away
Mt. Pisgah State Park, Pennsylvania , 20 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Little Loyalsock Creek:
Eagles Mere Country Club, Eagles Mere , 10 miles away
Towanda Country Club, Towanda , 14 miles away
Mill Race Golf Course, Benton , 17 miles away
 Lakes Near Little Loyalsock Creek
Sones Pond, Sullivan , 3 miles away
Celestial Lake, Sullivan , 6 miles away
Hunters Lake, Sullivan , 12 miles away

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