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Wisconsin whitewater, Black River - East Fork

Jackson Clark county, City Point to Black River Forest Campground section whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.


CLASS II     23.8 miles
  Whitewater rafting and kayaking in Wisconsin is often easier than elsewhere, so if you're visiting here do keep in mind that many runs in this state are very easy. The natural beauty of Jackson/Clark County and the playfulness of the water attract people from near and far. No matter if you're whitewater rafting or kayaking there are lots of good spots for that around here. 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. This stretch has enough mileage for an overnight trip, so go ahead and pack your camping stuff. A good workout and just hanging out with mother nature have a lot of people
coming here. The put-in is not too far from Wisconsin Rapids-Marshfield, there's a road map further down the page with more info on that. For all you camping people there are campgrounds nearby. This stretch of Black River - East Fork is 23.8 miles long and is a class II section of whitewater according to American Whitewater.

Briefly about the general area:
Everybody loves Black River State Forest, and during your journey here you'll
meet some people from Neillsville for sure. An average amount of rain falls at Black River - East Fork. The month of September is the wettest with most of the rain, and February meanwhile is the driest month. High temperatures at Black River - East Fork through the summertime months are in the 80's. Throughout the moonlight hours it's frequently in the 50's. The wintertime brings highs down to the 10's, and overnight lows through the wintertime for Black River - East Fork tend to be in the-10's.

Black River - East Fork, City Point to Black River Forest Campground 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 Black River - East Fork.
 Whitewater Near Black River - East Fork:
Black River - East Fork, Jackson/Clark County, 8 miles away
      Class II - 23.8 miles long (City Point to Black River Forest Campground)
Black River, Clark County, 9 miles away
      Class I-III - 12.5 miles long (Neillsville to Lake Arbutus)
Morrison Creek, Jackson County, 9 miles away
      Class I-II - 5.3 miles long (South Cemetery Road to Bottom Road landing)
Black River, Jackson County, 11 miles away
      Class II-III(IV) - 3.2 miles long (Hatfield Dam to Power Plant)
Dickey Creek, Jackson County, 13 miles away
      Class -blank- - 2 miles long (to Bottom Road)
Black River, Clark County, 13 miles away
      Class I-II - 7.6 miles long (to Neillsville)
Halls Creek, Jackson County, 18 miles away
      Class I-II - 9.7 miles long (Trow Lake Dam to Black River)
Black River, Clark County, 19 miles away
      Class I-II - 10.5 miles long (Greenwood Park)
Robinson Creek, Jackson County, 19 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 4.9 miles long (Kelly Road to W Pine Hill Road)
Black River, Clark County, 22 miles away
      Class I-II(III) - 5.3 miles long (Highway 73 to Greenwood Park)
 Ski Areas Near Black River - East Fork:
Mount La Crosse, Wisconsin , 54 miles away, 516 foot drop, 4 lifts, 18 runs
Christmas Mountain, Wisconsin , 62 miles away, 250 foot drop, 3 lifts, 7 runs
Granite Peak, Wisconsin , 66 miles away, 700 foot drop, 8 lifts, 74 runs
Christie Mountain, Wisconsin , 79 miles away, 350 foot drop, 6 lifts, 23 runs
Devils Head, Wisconsin , 81 miles away, 500 foot drop, 16 lifts, 28 runs
Cascade Mountain, Wisconsin , 85 miles away, 460 foot drop, 10 lifts, 35 runs
Tyrol Basin, Wisconsin , 86 miles away, 300 foot drop, 6 lifts, 16 runs
Sundown Mountain, Iowa , 95 miles away, 475 foot drop, 7 lifts, 20 runs
Nordic Mountain, Wisconsin , 96 miles away, 265 foot drop, 6 lifts, 14 runs
Whitecap Mountain, Wisconsin , 100 miles away, 400 foot drop, 8 lifts, 43 runs
 Hotels Near Black River - East Fork:
Super 8 Neillsville WI, Neillsville , 8 miles away
AmericInn Black River Falls, Black River Falls , 18 miles away
Best Western Arrowhead Lodge & Suites, Black River Falls , 19 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Black River Falls, Black River Falls , 19 miles away
Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Tomah, Tomah , 19 miles away
 Campgrounds Near Black River - East Fork:
Crawford Hills County Park, Millston, 3 miles away
Merlin Lambert County Park, Warrens, 6 miles away
East Fork - East Lynn Lake, -blank-, 8 miles away
 Trails Near Black River - East Fork:
Silver Mound Trail, Jackson , 19 miles away
 Public Lands Near Black River - East Fork:
Black River State Forest, Wisconsin , 7 miles away
Mill Bluff State Park, Wisconsin , 28 miles away
Wildcat Mountain State Park, Wisconsin , 34 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Black River - East Fork:
Neillsville Country Club, Neillsville , 8 miles away
Hiawatha Golf Club, Tomah , 18 miles away
Veterans Golf Course, Tomah , 20 miles away
 Lakes Near Black River - East Fork
Sherwood Lake, Clark , 13 miles away
North Flowage, Monroe , 15 miles away

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