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Washington whitewater, Miller River - East Fork

King county, along FR 6412 section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS V     1 miles
  The nature scenery of King County and the cool fresh water have people coming here. The along FR 6412 stretch of Miller River - East Fork in Washington is 1 miles long and is a class V section of whitewater according to American Whitewater. A bit of exercise and just being out on the river for a while will make you glad you came. This is a very short stretch so it's not like you're gonna spend hours on the river in one stretch. Whitewater
    rafting and kayaking in Washington is often tougher than elsewhere, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that the rivers in this state are less manageable. There are so many stretches to paddle in this river system,
the along FR 6412 stretch is just one of many. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. The Northern Cascade Range scenery is wonderful. Not too many hotels nearby, you'll have to drive a bit to get to one, but you'd better reserve in advance because these hotels fill up quick. Since you're on this site you are probably into whitewater rafting or kayaking, either way this area has a large number of paddling spots. The  
put-in location is a short drive from Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, as you can see on the road map further down.

Briefly about the general area:
You'll never forgive yourself if you donít go skiing at Stevens Pass if you're here. On a splendid day at Miller River - East Fork you can take a hike along the Pratt Lake Trail; you could always explore Camp Robber Valley. At this river you will always have a good time. You'll meet a lot of people from Skykomish here, and if the weather is good, you can go for a hike along the Middle Fork Trail. Put some time aside to spend at Florence Falls since you're here at Miller River - East Fork.

Miller River - East Fork, along FR 6412 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 Miller River - East Fork.
 Whitewater Near Miller River - East Fork:
Miller River - East Fork, King County, 0 miles away
      Class V - 1 miles long (along FR 6412)
Miller River, King County, 1 miles away
      Class IV - 4.8 miles long (East Fork to NE Old Cascade Highway)
Miller River - West Fo, King County, 3 miles away
      Class V+ - 2.5 miles long (Upstream of Miller Road Bridge)
Skykomish River - South Fork, Snohomish/King County, 4 miles away
      Class II - 9.5 miles long (Beckler River to bridge above Baring)
Foss River, King County, 6 miles away
      Class IV+ - 4.9 miles long (FR 68 Bridge to Highway 2 bridge)
Snoqualmie River - Middle Fork, King County, 6 miles away
      Class V - 4 miles long (Hardscrabble Creek to Burnboot Creek)
Dingford Creek, King County, 7 miles away
      Class V+ - 1.3 miles long (Goat Creek to Middle Fork Snoqualmie)
Money Creek, King County, 7 miles away
      Class IV-V - 2.9 miles long (Upstream of Money Creek Road Bridge)
Snoqualmie River - Middle Fork, King County, 7 miles away
      Class IV - 10.3 miles long (Burnboot Creek to Taylor River)
Taylor River, King County, 9 miles away
      Class IV - 3 miles long (Marten Creek to Middle Fork Snoqualmie)
 Ski Areas Near Miller River - East Fork:
Stevens Pass, Washington , 6 miles away, 1800 foot drop, 10 lifts, 37 runs
Alpental, Washington , 10 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 5 lifts, 19 runs
Summit at Snoqualmie, Washington , 11 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 26 lifts, 96 runs
Crystal Mountain, Washington , 33 miles away, 3100 foot drop, 11 lifts, 50 runs
White Pass, Washington , 47 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 32 runs
Mt.Baker, Washington , 60 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 8 lifts, 38 runs
Mission Ridge, Washington , 69 miles away, 2250 foot drop, 6 lifts, 36 runs
Echo Valley, Washington , 92 miles away, 900 foot drop, 4 lifts, 8 runs
 Hotels Near Miller River - East Fork:
Salish Lodge Spa, Snoqualmie , 32 miles away
Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum , 33 miles away
Best Western Snowcap Lodge, Cle Elum , 36 miles away
Timber Lodge Inn, Cle Elum , 37 miles away
Econo Lodge Near Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum , 38 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Miller River - East Fork:
West Fork Campground, King County, 2 miles away
Miller River - Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forests, Mountlake Terrace, 3 miles away
Money Creek - Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forests, Mountlake Terrace, 5 miles away
 Trails Near Miller River - East Fork:
Middle Fork Trail, King , 7 miles away,  12.2 hiking miles, 903 feet elevation difference
Pratt Lake Trail, King , 14 miles away,  8 hiking miles, 2378 feet elevation difference
Annette Lake Trail, King , 14 miles away,  4.6 hiking miles, 1906 feet elevation difference
Escondido Trail, Kittitas , 15 miles away,  8 hiking miles, 2634 feet elevation difference
Cooper Pass Trail, Kittitas , 15 miles away, 4.9 hiking miles, 515 feet elevation difference
Mount Defiance Trail, King , 16 miles away,  13.2 hiking miles, 1672 feet elevation difference
Pacific Crest Trail - section 25, overlapping , 16 miles away, 119.9 hiking miles, 3706 feet elevation difference
 Public Lands Near Miller River - East Fork:
Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford - WA , 59 miles away
Lake Chelan National Recreation Area, Sedro-Woolley - WA , 69 miles away
Olallie State Park, Washington , 21 miles away
Lake Easton State Park, Washington , 21 miles away
Wallace Falls State Park, Washington , 23 miles away
 Lakes Near Miller River - East Fork
Lake Pugsley, King , 3 miles away
Francis Lake, King , 3 miles away
Lunker Lake, King , 6 miles away

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