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Utah whitewater, Ogden River - South Fork

Weber county, Causey Reservoir to Huntsville section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS I-III     7 miles
  The sections for whitewater rafting and kayaking here in Utah are often more forgiving than in other states, so don't forget that a large number of rivers in this state are quite easy. The nature scenery of Weber County and the playfulness of the water attract people from near and far. The put-in location is a short drive from Ogden-Clearfield, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. Getting a good workout and a
    chance to spend some time outdoors will make you glad you came. For all you camping people there are campgrounds nearby. Some people prefer whitewater rafting and some kayaking, either way around here you'll find a large
number of good spots. There arenít any hotels right nearby but if you're willing to drive a short distance then no problem and if you make reservations in advance you're all set. This stretch of Ogden River - South Fork in Weber County is 7 miles long and has been determined by American Whitewater to be a class I-III section. This is one of a small number of paddling sections in this river system, there are a few others too. This section  
is long enough to enjoy a good non stop paddle, suitable for an afternoon trip. The wild scenery of the Wasatch Range is great.

Briefly about the general area:
A great location near Ogden River - South Fork is Critian Hollow; Ogden River - South Fork is near Wasatch-Cache National Forest which is a gorgeous site. Life's too short to enjoy all the exciting things in the Wasatch Range. The slopes of Powder Mountain are so inviting nobody can resist; people from Huntsville love to come here. The surroundings of this river have so much to offer. At Ogden River - South Fork you donít see much rain.

Ogden River - South Fork, Causey Reservoir to Huntsville 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 Ogden River - South Fork.
 Whitewater Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Ogden River - South Fork, Weber County, 4 miles away
      Class I-III - 7 miles long (Causey Reservoir to Huntsville)
Whitewater Outfitter - Park City Rafting, Morgan County, 12 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Ogden River, Weber County, 14 miles away
      Class II-V - 5 miles long (Huntsville to Ogden)
Blacksmith Fork, Cache County, 17 miles away
      Class I-III - 9 miles long (Hardware Ranch to Hyrum City Power Plant)
Weber River, Weber County, 24 miles away
      Class I-V - 3 miles long (Scrambled Egg Beach to Riverdale)
Weber River, Weber County, 24 miles away
      Class II-III - 0 miles long (Ogden Whitewater Park)
East Canyon Creek, Morgan County, 28 miles away
      Class I-II - 16.5 miles long (Jeremy Ranch to 66 Bridge)
Logan River, Cache County, 29 miles away
      Class II-V - 9.5 miles long (Ricks Springs to Preston Valley Campgroumd)
 Ski Areas Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Powder Mountain, Utah , 11 miles away, 2527 foot drop, 7 lifts, 124 runs
Snowbasin, Utah , 16 miles away, 2959 foot drop, 12 lifts, 113 runs
Wolf Mountain, Utah , 16 miles away, 1000 foot drop, 2 lifts, 16 runs
The Canyons, Utah , 31 miles away, 3190 foot drop, 19 lifts, 167 runs
Park City Mountain Resort, Utah , 34 miles away, 3100 foot drop, 14 lifts, 100 runs
Solitude, Utah , 34 miles away, 2047 foot drop, 8 lifts, 65 runs
Brighton, Utah , 36 miles away, 1745 foot drop, 6 lifts, 66 runs
Deer Valley, Utah , 36 miles away, 3000 foot drop, 22 lifts, 99 runs
Alta, Utah , 36 miles away, 2020 foot drop, 12 lifts, 54 runs
Beaver Mountain, Utah , 36 miles away, 1600 foot drop, 5 lifts, 30 runs
 Marinas Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Bluff Marina, Huntsville , 11 miles away
 Hotels Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Best Western Plus Canyon Pines, Uintah , 21 miles away
Ben Lomond Suites, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member, Ogden , 23 miles away
Ogden UT Hilton Garden Inn, Ogden , 23 miles away
Hampton Inn And Suites Ogden, Ogden , 23 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Salt Lake City-Farmington UT, Farmington , 23 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Hawthorne Campground, Weber County, 0 miles away
Perception Park, Huntsville, 1 miles away
Meadows Campground, Weber County, 1 miles away
 Trails Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Hardware Ranch Trail, Cache , 19 miles away
Skyline Trail, Weber , 19 miles away
 Public Lands Near Ogden River - South Fork:
California National Historic Trail, CA , 33 miles away
Mormon Pioneer National Historic Trail, UT , 33 miles away
Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Utah , 7 miles away
Lost Creek State Park, Utah , 18 miles away
East Canyon State Park, Utah , 20 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Ogden River - South Fork:
Round Valley Golf Course, Morgan , 12 miles away
 Lakes Near Ogden River - South Fork
Northwest Reservoir, Morgan , 11 miles away
Smith Creek Lakes, Morgan , 18 miles away

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