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Pennsylvania whitewater, Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary

Venango county, Lower Mill Creek section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-II(III)     2.75 miles
  The nature scenery of Venango County and the cool fresh water are in themselves reasons enough to come here to paddle. This section of Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary in Pennsylvania is 2.75 miles long and is according to American Whitewater a class I-II(III) section of whitewater. The rivers for whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state are often easier than in other states, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that a large
    number of rivers in this state are quite easy. And of course, there are campgrounds nearby. Whether you're whitewater rafting or kayaking this area has a large number of paddling places. The put-in is not too far from Oil
City, if you're not familiar with the area there's a road map further down the page. This river system has a few good paddling stretches and the Lower Mill Creek section is one of them. This is a bit of a short stretch so no need to bring snacks. Getting your paddling muscles activated and just hanging out with mother nature will have you coming back for more.

Briefly about the general area:
You're sure to bump into some fine people
from Emlenton here. All the water falling down from the sky makes Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary a wet place. July is when you get the most rain here, and the driest of the months is February. All through the warmest time of the year here at Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary, high temperatures commonly get into the 80's. Through the dark hours of summer temperatures dip down into the 50's. For the period of the wintertime the highs are usually in the 30's with winter lows in the 10's overnight here at Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary.

Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary, Lower Mill Creek road map
Printable road map with the put-in and take-out locations clearly marked.


Detailed Map

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These outdoors activities are available near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary.
 Whitewater Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary:
Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary, Venango County, 1 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 2.75 miles long (Lower Mill Creek)
East Sandy Creek, Venango County, 6 miles away
      Class II+(III) - 7 miles long (Van to Allegheny River)
Bear Creek - Allegheny River Tributary, Butler County, 9 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 3.75 miles long (Bruin to Parker)
Cherry Run, Clarion County, 12 miles away
      Class -blank- - 1 miles long (Lower Cherry Run)
Scrubgrass Creek, Venango County, 12 miles away
      Class -blank- - 5.25 miles long (Route 308 to Allegheny River)
Canoe Creek, Clarion County, 13 miles away
      Class -blank- - 2.5 miles long (I-80 bridge to Clarion River)
South Sandy Creek, Vernango County, 17 miles away
      Class I-II - 6.5 miles long (State Game Lands # 39 to Pecan)
Deer Creek, Clarion County, 17 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 3.5 miles long (Shippenville to Clarion River)
 Ski Areas Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary:
Boyce Park, Pennsylvania , 40 miles away, 180 foot drop, 5 lifts, 9 runs
Peek N Peak, New York , 43 miles away, 400 foot drop, 10 lifts, 27 runs
Cockaigne, New York , 65 miles away, 430 foot drop, 4 lifts, 15 runs
The Springs at Laurel Mountain, Pennsylvania , 67 miles away, 940 foot drop, 5 lifts, 21 runs
Hidden Valley, Pennsylvania , 69 miles away, 610 foot drop, 9 lifts, 27 runs
Seven Springs, Pennsylvania , 69 miles away, 754 foot drop, 15 lifts, 31 runs
Holimont, New York , 89 miles away, 700 foot drop, 8 lifts, 50 runs
Holiday Valley, New York , 89 miles away, 750 foot drop, 12 lifts, 52 runs
Wisp, Maryland , 90 miles away, 700 foot drop, 12 lifts, 32 runs
Blue Knob, Pennsylvania , 93 miles away, 1072 foot drop, 7 lifts, 34 runs
 Hotels Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary:
Days Inn Oil City Conference Center, Oil City , 10 miles away
Knights Inn Franklin, Franklin , 11 miles away
Quality Inn & Conference Center, Franklin , 12 miles away
Quality Inn Barkeyville, Barkeyville , 19 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites Titusville, Titusville , 20 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary:
Gaslight Campgrounds, Emlenton, 4 miles away
Marlowe's Scenic River Campground, Kennerdell, 4 miles away
Wolf's Camping Resort, Knox, 12 miles away
 Public Lands Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary:
Oil Creek State Park, Pennsylvania , 17 miles away
Moraine State Park, Pennsylvania , 27 miles away
McConnell's Mill State Park, Pennsylvania , 35 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary:
Stoney Meadow Golf Course, Emlenton , 3 miles away
Foxburg Country Club, Foxburg , 6 miles away
Hi Level Golf Course, Kossuth , 9 miles away
 Lakes Near Mill Creek - Allegheny R. Tributary
Kahle Lake, Venango , 3 miles away
Polk Dam Lake, Venango , 17 miles away
Allegheny River Pool Nine, Armstrong , 18 miles away

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