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Washington whitewater, Trout Lake Creek

Skamania Klickitat county, Trout Lake to White Salmon River section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II-IV     2.8 miles
  The Trout Lake to White Salmon River section of Trout Lake Creek in Washington is 2.8 miles long and is rated by American Whitewater as a class II-IV section. The nature scenery of Skamania/Klickitat County and the beautiful way the water current moves down the stream attract people from near and far. There are a few other sections in this river system that can be paddled as well. The starting location is a short drive from Hood River, please
    print out a copy of the road map further down the page so you won’t get lost. The beautiful Northern Cascade Range scenery is an added bonus. The nearby hotels are a bit away from the river, but do book a room before you
come because it is a very popular destination. You can pitch a tent or park your RV at a nearby campground. Whitewater rafting and kayaking in this state is often more difficult than elsewhere, so if you're not from around here don't forget that many runs in this state are not easy. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or kayaking in this general area you'll find lots of paddling rivers. Great exercise and a chance to spend some time outdoors  
have people coming from far and near. This is a somewhat short section so you'd better be prepared to walk your kayak back to put-in a few times.

Briefly about the general area:
At Trout Lake Creek you always meet someone from Trout Lake, and nearby you find tremendous places like Kilowatt Canyon. Yep, outdoors entertaining things truly is plentiful here in the Northern Cascade Range. Time spent at Koberg Beach in the neighborhood of Trout Lake Creek is always great; a visit here wouldn’t be complete without a tour to nearby Koberg Beach State Park. This river is always fun.

Trout Lake Creek, Trout Lake to White Salmon River 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 Trout Lake Creek.
 Whitewater Near Trout Lake Creek:
Trout Lake Creek, Skamania/Klickitat County, 2 miles away
      Class II-IV - 2.8 miles long (Trout Lake to White Salmon River)
White Salmon River, Klickitat County, 3 miles away
      Class IV-V - 5.1 miles long (Warner Road Bridge to Green Truss Bridge)
White Salmon River, Klickitat County, 4 miles away
      Class V - 4.9 miles long (Green Truss Bridge to BZ Corners)
White Salmon River, Klickitat County, 7 miles away
      Class III+(V) - 7 miles long (BZ Corner to Buck Creek)
Whitewater Outfitter - Zoller's Outdoor Odysseys, Klickitat County, 7 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
White Salmon River, Skamania County, 8 miles away
      Class III-IV(V) - 8.4 miles long (Cascade Creek to Trout Lake)
Whitewater Outfitter - River Drifters, Klickitat County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Wet Planet Rafting & Kayaking, Klickitat County, 9 miles away
      Whitewater outfitter
Rattlesnake Creek, Klickitat County, 10 miles away
      Class IV(V) - 3 miles long (mile 3 to White Salmon)
White Salmon River, Klickitat County, 10 miles away
      Class -blank- - 5 miles long (Buck Creek to Columbia River)
 Ski Areas Near Trout Lake Creek:
Cooper Spur, Oregon , 29 miles away, 500 foot drop, 2 lifts, 10 runs
White Pass, Washington , 32 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 6 lifts, 32 runs
Mt. Hood Meadows, Oregon , 33 miles away, 2777 foot drop, 12 lifts, 87 runs
Timberline Lodge, Oregon , 35 miles away, 3590 foot drop, 6 lifts, 32 runs
Mt. Hood Ski Bowl, Oregon , 37 miles away, 1500 foot drop, 9 lifts, 65 runs
Crystal Mountain, Washington , 45 miles away, 3100 foot drop, 11 lifts, 50 runs
Summit at Snoqualmie, Washington , 68 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 26 lifts, 96 runs
Alpental, Washington , 70 miles away, 2280 foot drop, 5 lifts, 19 runs
Hoodoo, Oregon , 80 miles away, 1035 foot drop, 6 lifts, 30 runs
Stevens Pass, Washington , 83 miles away, 1800 foot drop, 10 lifts, 37 runs
 Beaches Near Trout Lake Creek:
Koberg Beach, Hood River , 15 miles away
 Hotels Near Trout Lake Creek:
Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, Hood River , 14 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Hood River, Hood River , 14 miles away
Hood River Suites ExtendedStay, Hood River , 14 miles away
Comfort Suites Hood River, Hood River , 14 miles away
Columbia Cliff Villas, Hood River , 14 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Trout Lake Creek:
Adams Fork - Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Randle, 1 miles away
Guler-Mt. Adams County Park, Trout Lake, 1 miles away
Mt Adams Horse Camp, Trout Lake, 3 miles away
 Trails Near Trout Lake Creek:
Little White Salmon Trail, Klickitat , 7 miles away, 0.9 hiking miles, 1325 feet elevation difference
Little Baldy Trail, Skamania , 8 miles away, 3.5 hiking miles, 1003 feet elevation difference
Round The Mountain Trail, Skamania , 8 miles away,  15.4 hiking miles, 977 feet elevation difference
Oklahoma Trail, Skamania , 9 miles away, 2.4 hiking miles, 935 feet elevation difference
Lusk Creek Trail, Skamania , 10 miles away, 1.3 hiking miles, 780 feet elevation difference
Nestor Peak Trail, Skamania , 12 miles away, 2.1 hiking miles, 1755 feet elevation difference
Highline Trail, Yakima , 12 miles away,  14 hiking miles, 2264 feet elevation difference
 Public Lands Near Trout Lake Creek:
Mount Rainier National Park, Ashford - WA , 48 miles away
Koberg Beach State Park, Oregon , 14 miles away
Seneca Fouts Memorial State Park, Oregon , 15 miles away
Wygant State Park, Oregon , 17 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Trout Lake Creek:
Golf Course, Chandler , 13 miles away
Husum Hills Golf Course, White Salmon , 13 miles away
Indian Creek Golf Course, Hood River , 15 miles away
 Lakes Near Trout Lake Creek
Bench Lake, Yakima , 11 miles away

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