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The United States has many scenic rivers running through US Forest Service recreation areas.

The 259 on this page are great choices if you are looking for scenic rivers with camping and hiking options nearby.

Click through on each of the scenic river areas listed below for full details of what each area has to offer.

You will find everything from nearby campground information to maps, directions, images and more.

Yukon – Charley Rivers National Preserve, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions Although there is no direct highway connection to Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, visitors are able to access the preserve by either air travel from Fairbanks, or water or air travel from two small towns on the road system(Eagle and Circle), near the preserve boundaries. Phone 907459-3730 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas Yukon – Charley Rivers National Preserve Official Website Yukon – Charley Rivers National Preserve Map Located in Interior Alaska, Yukon-Charley Rivers offers exploration in a largely untouched landscape. Whether you float the mighty Yukon River or paddle the Charley River’s whitewater, your memories will last a lifetime. Geology, cultural history, gold rush remnants, wildlife, and vast scenery

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Youghiogheny River Lake, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Directions From Confluence, PA, go .5 miles south on PA 281. Phone (814) 395-3242 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Pennsylvania Campgrounds OUTFLOW CAMPING Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas Youghiogheny River Lake Photo Album Facebook Yough Lake Marina Youghiogheny River Lake Website Youghiogheny River Lake Map Youghiogheny River Lake Trail Map In the heart of the Laurel Highlands and spanning the Mason-Dixon line between Pennsylvania and Maryland lays Youghiogheny River Lake. Boaters consider Youghiogheny River Lake, with its 16-mile length and channels up to one-half mile wide, the best powerboat and water-skiing lake in southwestern Pennsylvania. The tail waters of the dam are one of the few in Pennsylvania

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Yakima River Canyon, Washington Camping & Hiking

Directions From Ellensburg, Washington, take Hwy 821 (Canyon Road) south into the Yakima River Canyon. Umtanum is located at milepost 16, Lmuma Creek is located at milepost 12, Big Pines is located at milepost 10 and Roza is located at milepost 7, a half mile above Roza dam and about 25 miles south of Ellensburg. Phone (509) 665-2100 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Washington Campgrounds Yakima River Canyon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Washington Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Washington Recreation Areas Oregon State Tourism Oregon State Road Conditions BLM OR/WA BLM OR/WA Overview: The gentle Yakima River winds through rolling desert hills and basalt cliffs, some rising more than 2,000 feet, for 27 miles between Ellensburg and Yakima, Washington. The

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Wisconsin River islands in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Coming from the North: Follow US-51S to WI-34S in Knowlton. Follow WI-34S/State Hwy 13S towards Hanson Park in Wisconsin Rapids. The exit for Hanson Park is on the right. Coming from the South: Follow I-39N, also known as I-90W/I-94W, towards Plainfield. Take exit 136 for WI-73N/ State Hwy 13N towards Wisconsin Rapids. Follow State Hwy 13N towards Hanson Park in Wisconsin Rapids. The exit for Hanson Park is on the left. Phone 414-297-4400 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, SNORKELING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas BLM Eastern States Flickr Wisconsin, famed for its 84,000 miles of rivers that meander through varying terrain and its 15,000 lakes, is full of places to paddle, float,

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Wisconsin River islands in Stevens Point, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Take Interstate Highway 39 North and exit onto U.S. Route 10, headed west. From central Stevens Point, take County Road HH across the Wisconsin River. Turn left onto River Road. Proceed approximately 1.5 miles to the Portage County boat launch. Phone 414-297-4400 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, SNORKELING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas BLM Eastern States YouTube Channel BLM Eastern States Twitter BLM Eastern States Flickr BLM Eastern States Facebook Page Wisconsin, with its 84,000 miles of rivers and 15,000 lakes, is full of places to paddle, float, fish, or just watch and listen. The BLM has a share in all this beauty, as we manage almost 500 islands in Wisconsin’s rivers

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Willis Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 42 at New Harmony/Kanarraville, continue on Old US Hwy 91 to Lower Basin Rd. Three day hike up into the La Verkin Creek Trail and into Willis Creek. Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The source of Willis Creek begins on a private property boundary on the north side of a 40 acre BLM parcel and terminates on the southern boundary. The scenic value of Willis Creek is excellent and similar to that found in the Kolob area of Zion National Park. The geologic features that abound are interesting and common to the area. Don™t Miss: The outstanding exploration and hiking opportunities enhanced by the proximity to Zion National Park.

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Wildhorse Creek Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Wildhorse Lake: The lake is accessible by a trail starting at the Wildhorse Lake Overlook, which is just off the Steens Mountain Loop Road near the summit. Phone 541-573-4400 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, WILDERNESS, OBSERVATION SITE, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Map of Steens Mountain Wilderness Story Map: Steens Mountain Wilderness Area Tour Wildhorse Creek Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Overview: Take yourself on a reverse hike down to Wildhorse Lake, below the Steens Mountain rim. The headwaters of Little Wildhorse Creek are designated as a Research Natural Area (RNA)/Area of Critical Environmental Concern (ACEC) because of a mid-to high-elevation lake and associated ecosystem. This RNA/ACEC was designated to protect the area

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Wild Rivers Backcountry Byway, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions The Wild Rivers Backcountry Byway is located in northern New Mexico, 26 miles north of Taos and 17 miles south of the Colorado-New Mexico state line, near the town of Questa. From New Mexico Highway 522, turn west onto NM 378 approximately 2 miles north of Questa. The Byway is an extension of NM 378 into BLM’s Wild Rivers Recreation Area. Phone 575-758-8851 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas BLM New Mexico Flickr BLM New Mexico YouTube Channel BLM New Mexico Facebook Page BLM New Mexico Twitter The Wild Rivers Backcountry Byway is a 13 mile closed-loop road providing access to BLM’s Wild Rivers Recreation Area

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White Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Maupin, OR: Head southwest on US-197 N/Deschutes Ave toward 6th St continuing to follow US-197 N for 2.7 miles. Turn left onto OR-216 W for 4.8 miles, then take a slight right onto Kelly Cutoff for another 1.1 miles. Turn left onto Old Wapinitia Rd for 0.3 miles, then turn right onto Claymier Ln; proceed for another 1.9 miles. Continue onto Victor Road for 1.8 miles, then turn right onto White River Crossing Rd. River access and a primitive campsite will be on the right after 1.8 miles. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDERNESS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Leave-No-Trace Principles White Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov White River Falls State Park Overview: Originating

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White River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Near the Utah/ Colorado border. Phone (435) 781-4400 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Elevation 5040 feet. A floater`s and paddler`s paradise, the White River offers some great canoeing, rafting, and limited kayaking with a range of river trips between 24 and 80 miles. The 20 mile shuttle between the Bonanza Bridge and the Enron takeout is on a respectable dirt road. The ride is mostly calm water with a few Class II rapids during spring runoff. Put in at Bonanza Bridge and take out at the Enron Well location. Beware– numerous large cottonwood trees lie in and occasionally across the river channel. Restrooms only at

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White River National Wildlife Refuge, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions null Phone 870-282-8200 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas White River NWR, was established in 1935 for the protection of migratory birds. The refuge lies in the floodplain of the White River near where it meets the mighty Mississippi River. White River NWR is one of the largest remaining bottomland hardwood forests in the Mississippi River Valley. Approximately two-thirds of the bird species found in Arkansas can be seen at White River NWR. Many of these are neotropical migratory songbirds that use the refuge as a stopping point on their journey to and from central and south America. Arriving in early autumn and usually peaking in late December, mallards along with

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White River National Forest, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds DIFFICULT CAMPGROUND BOGAN FLATS CAMPGROUND GRP S CHAPMAN CAMPGROUND AND GROUP MOLLIE B_WHITE RIVER HEATON BAY PEAK ONE WINDY POINT GROUP (CO) PROSPECTOR CAMP HALE MEMORIAL REDSTONE CAMP HALE EAST FORK GROUP NORTH FORK CAMPGROUND LOWRY CAMPGROUND Maroon Bells Amphitheatre TIGIWON COMMUNITY HOUSE PINEY GUARD STATION SAPPHIRE POINT OVERLOOK EAST MAROON PORTAL PICNIC SITE DEARHAMER CAMPGROUND RUEDI MARINA CAMPGROUND LITTLE MAUD CAMPGROUND GORE CREEK CAMPGROUND SHEPHERDS RIM CAMPGROUND Marvine Campground Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Ripple Creek Overlook Interpretive Site Meadow Lake Picnic Area Ptarmigan Peak Wilderness Ruedi Marina Boat Ramp Beecher Loop

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Westwater Canyon River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Westwater Ranger Station (the put-in): From Interstate 70, take exit 227. Turn south at the stop sign and proceed for nine miles to the Ranger Station. Alternate Route: From I-70, take exit 221. Turn north at the stop sign. Turn right onto the road paralleling I-70. Turn left shortly after passing over Westwater Creek. Follow this road for 4.5 miles to the Ranger Station. Do not attempt this route during or shortly after inclement weather. The section of the road under the Interstate becomes impassable when wet. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Attention: Beginning in January 2020, permits for Westwater Canyon will be available via recreation.gov. Westwater Canyon is the first

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Wallowa Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Enterprise, Oregon: Drive west 31 miles on State Highway 82. The highway crosses the Wallowa River at Minam, Oregon. Phone 541-473-3144 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Photo Album: Wallowa River Leave-No-Trace Principles The Eagle Cap Excursion Train Minam Recreation Area Interactive Video: 360° video along the Wallowa River Wallowa Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Overview: Each year, the Wallowa Wild and Scenic River receives thousands of visitors seeking the beauty and diverse recreation opportunities that the river offer. Where road and trail access is most limited, well-prepared whitewater boaters travel the river using a variety of specialized watercraft. A typical float trip begins at Minam on

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Wallkill River National Wildlife Refuge, New Jersey Camping & Hiking

Directions From I-95 in South Jersey, take I-95 North (NJ Turnpike)to I-287 North. Then take State Route 23 North, through Hamburg, and turn right onto County Route 565 North (Glenwood Rd) by the Bank of New York in Wantage. The Refuge headquarters is 1.5 miles on left. Traveling East on I-84 from Pennsylvania, travel across the Delaware River to New York State. Take New York State Exit 1 (Sussex, NJ) and travel south on State Route 23. Continue on State Route 23 through the borough of Sussex. Turn left on County Route 565 North (Glenwood Rd). Refuge Headquarters is 1.5 miles on left. Traveling West on I-84 in New York State, take Exit 3W (Middletown)and after turning right off exit ramp, immediately get in left turning lane and turn left onto Route 6W. Travel 3.5 miles to Slate Hill. Turn left onto Route 284 South. Travel 9.1 miles to Unionville,

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Virgin River Canyon Recreation Management Area, Arizona Camping & Hiking

Directions The Recreation Area is located off of Interstate 15 about 20 miles southwest of St. George Utah and about 20 miles northeast of Mesquite, Nevada. Take the Cedar Pockets exit, located halfway through the Virgin River Gorge. Phone (435) 688-3200 Activities CAMPING, HIKING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDERNESS, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arizona Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arizona Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arizona Recreation Areas ***** Notice of Temporary Closure ***** The BLM Arizona Strip Field Office has temporarily closed the Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area in order to complete necessary renovations of the restrooms and other infrastructure to ensure the health and safety of visitors. Once renovations are complete, the BLM will notify the public of the reopening of the recreation area through this website

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Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument, Montana Camping & Hiking

Directions The “Breaks” begins at historic Fort Benton on U.S. Highway 87 and ends 149 miles later where the Robinson Bridge on U.S. Highway 191 crosses the Missouri River. Phone 406-538-1900 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Montana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Montana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Montana Recreation Areas This national monument covers about 377,000 acres of BLM-administered public land in central Montana. These lands hold a spectacular array of plant life, wildlife, unique geological features, endless recreational opportunities, and significant historical and cultural values. The rugged landscape has retained much of its unspoiled character over the centuries and, as a result, offers outstanding opportunities for solitude and dispersed recreation. In some areas, the BLM lands are intermingled with State of

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Upper Missouri National Wild and Scenic River, Montana Camping & Hiking

Directions The main access points for the Upper Missouri are in Fort Benton, Loma, Coal Banks Landing, Judith Landing and James Kipp Recreation Area. In the town of Fort Benton river access points may be found at the Chouteau County Fairgrounds Canoe Launch and Campground (River Mile 0), and Fort Benton Boat Launch (River Mile 1.4). In Loma the Wood Bottom Recreation Area, accessed via Loma Bridge Rd east of US Highway 87 N features a campground, parking area and boat launch (River Mile 20.2). Coal Banks Landing Recreation Area (River Mile 41.5) is best accessed via Gardiner Rd, east of US Highway 87 N at mile marker 66.7. Coal Banks is the main and most popular launch point on the Upper Missouri. Judith Landing Recreation Area (River Mile 88.5) is best accessed via State Highway 236 (Judith Landing Rd), east of US Highway 87 N at Big Sandy, MT.

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Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife & Fish Refuge, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions There are four district offices and a main headquarters. For more information on district opportunities and activities and detailed maps, go to the refuge’s web site listed at the top of this page. The headquarters and Winona District office are located in the Exchange Building at the corner of 4th and Center streets in Winona, Minnesota. From Highway 61, turn north on Huff street until it intersects with 4th Street; turn right. The Exchange Building is on the right-hand side of the road. The LaCrosse District office is located in Onalaska, Wisconsin. From I-90, Exit 4, travel south on Highway 53/157. At the lights, turn left onto Highway 16 . At the next stop sign, turn left onto Braund Street, then right onto County Road PH. Turn left onto Lester Avenue. The Office and Resource Center is at 555 Lester Avenue. The McGregor District office is located at 401

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Upper Klamath Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Spring Island Day-Use Site: From Ashland, Oregon, travel east on State Highway 66 for approximately 43 miles. Turn right onto J.C. Boyle Powerhouse Road (40-6E-1.2). Follow J.C. Boyle Powerhouse Road (40-6E-1.2) for approximately 4 miles to Spring Island Day Use Site. From Klamath Falls, Oregon travel west on State Highway 66 for approximately 30 miles. Turn left onto J.C. Boyle Powerhouse Road (40-6E-1.2). Follow J.C. Boyle Powerhouse Road (40-6E-1.2) for approximately 4 miles to Spring Island Day Use Site. Phone 541-883-6916 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Learn more about the Upper Klamath Wild and Scenic River USGS Flow Data Upper Klamath Wild and Scenic River at

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Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Directions See complete directions on Upper Delaware S&RR’s webpage. Phone (570) 685-4871 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Pennsylvania Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River Official Website Upper Delaware Scenic & Recreational River Map Canoe through rapids and quiet pools as the Delaware River winds its way through a valley of swiftly changing scenery or fish amid rolling hills and riverfront villages in one of the finest fishing rivers in the northeastern United States. The clean water of the Delaware, the last major undammed river in the eastern United States, supports a healthy ecosystem and offers tranquility and excitement.

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Upper Colorado River, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Directions The Upper Colorado River has access points at various locations along US-40 between Hot Sulphur Springs and Dotsero. Phone CRVFO: (970) 876-9000 or KRO: (970) 724-3000 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Windy Point Site Sunset Bridge Fishing Access Related Link(s) More Colorado Recreation Areas Colorado Open lands Upper Colorado River Recreation Management Area Float Fishing the Upper Colorado River Pumphouse to Radium The Upper Colorado River Recreation Area spans a unique and beautiful landscape, known for its diverse water features, abundant wildlife, and cultural landscapes along the Colorado River Headwaters Scenic Byway. Notable segments of the Upper Colorado River include Parshall to Blue River, Gore Canyon, Pumphouse to State Bridge,

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Unalakleet National Wild River Recreation Management Area, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions The Unalakleet River is located in the northwestern part of Alaska and drains into Norton Sound. It is accessible only by airplane or snowmobile (winter only). Phone 907-267-1246 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas Explore the Unalakleet National Wild River! UNALAKLEET NATIONAL WILD RIVER The clear, smooth waters of the Unalakleet National Wild River meander gently among the rolling Nulato Hills and across the broad expanses of the active tundra to the seaside village of Unalakleet, Alaska, at the rocky shores of the Norton Sound. Located 400 miles from Anchorage, the village of Unalakleet has approximately 800 people and is accessible only by plane. The headwaters of the Unalakleet River originate in

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Two Rivers Dam, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions From Roswell, 14 miles west on US 70/380, 7 miles south on project access road. Phone (505) 472-3115 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas Two Rivers Dam Website Visitors can see antelope during fall season. The reservoir is dry except for limited storage during spring runoffs. From Roswell, 14 mi W on US 70/380, 7 mi S on project access road.

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Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge, Texas Camping & Hiking

Directions Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge is located in Liberty County, TX, approximately 45 miles northeast of Houston and 45 miles west of Beaumont. The physical address is 601 FM 1011, Liberty, TX, 77575. Refuge Headquarters From Houston: Take I-10 east to TX-146 (Mont Belvieu exit). Go north on TX-HWY 146 for 16 miles to US 90. Turn right on US 90 and go six miles to Liberty. At Main St. (traffic light at McDonald’s), turn left and go 3.3 miles to FM 1011. Turn left and continue 0.6 miles. The office is on the left. From Beaumont: Take I-10 west to FM 563/Anahuac/Liberty exit. Turn right and go 17.4 miles. Turn left on US 90 and go 0.8 miles to Main Street (traffic light at McDonalds). Turn right and go 3.3 miles to FM 1011. Turn left and continue 0.6 miles. The office is located on the left. Phone

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Trinity River Fish Hatchery, California Camping & Hiking

Directions Located northeast of Weaverville on California Highway 3. Phone 530-623-2121 Activities INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FISH HATCHERY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Trinity River Fish Hatchery Website Operated by the California Department of Fish and Game, under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation, Northern California Area Office, Redding, California, the Trinity River Fish Hatchery is situated immediately below Lewiston Lake on the Trinity River. Capable of hatching 40 million eggs, the hatchery compensates for the upstream salmon spawning areas rendered inaccessibly by the Lewiston and Trinity Dams. Facility is open to the public. The fish hatchery was constructed as part of the Shasta/Tinity Division of the Central Valley Project.

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Tonsina River Trail, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions Access the trail at MP 12.3 S. Edgerton Hwy. Phone 907-822-3217 Activities HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas This 17 (b) easement provides foot access to the lower Tonsina River. The trail leads approximately 2 miles to the bluffs of the Tonsina River. This is an excellent hiking trail and the user will be rewarded with splendid views at the end of the trail. Please stay on the trail and respect private landowner™s rights.

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Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The reserve is located near Imperial Beach, in San Diego County, on the Mexican boarder. Phone 619-575-3613 Activities INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve Twitter page National Estuarine Research Reserve System — Tijuana River, CA Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve Facebook page The Tijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve preserves one of the largest remaining examples of coastal wetland habitats in the southern California sub-region. The 2,293 acre Tijuana River Reserve is located in Imperial Beach, Calif., situated in a highly urbanized location, 15 miles south of San Diego and immediately adjacent to Tijuana, Mexico. Three quarters of the reserve’s watershed is

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Three Rivers Petroglyph Site, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions The site is located 17 miles north of Tularosa, NM, and 28 miles south of Carrizozo, NM on U.S. 54. Turn east from U.S. 54 at Three Rivers onto County Road B30 and travel five miles on paved road, following signs. Phone (575) 525-4300 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, HIKING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas Three Rivers Petroglyph Site The Three Rivers Petroglyphs are outstanding examples of prehistoric Jornada Mogollon rock art. The basaltic ridge rising above the Three Rivers Valley contains over 21,000 petroglyphs, including masks, sunbursts, wildlife, handprints, and geometric designs. The number and concentration of petroglyphs make this one of the largest and most interesting rock art

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Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Directions Tensas River National Wildlife Refuge is located in three parishes of northeast Louisiana. The visitor center and headquarters are approximately 60 miles east of Monroe, Louisiana, and 35 miles west of Vicksburg, Mississippi. To reach the visitor center and headquarters heading eastbound on I-20: Exit at Waverly (exit 157). Make a left onto Hwy 577. After approximately 1э -2 miles, make a right onto Hwy 80 heading eastbound towards Tallulah. Drive approximately 8 miles and make a right onto Fred Morgan, Sr. Road. Drive the approximately 6 miles of gravel road and 4.5 miles of paved road. The visitor center and headquarters is on the left. To reach the visitor center and headquarters heading westbound on I-20: Exit at Tallulah (exit 171). Make a right onto Hwy 65 and drive approximately 2 miles in Tallulah. Make a left between the court house and Popeye’s onto Hwy 80 (westbound). Drive

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Taylor River State Wildlife Area, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Directions The are is about 35 miles northeast of Gunnison, Colorado. The first 11 miles from Gunnison to Almont are paved Colorado Highway 135. From Almont, the last 20 miles are paved Forest Service roads. Phone 970-248-0600 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Colorado Recreation Areas Colorado Parks & Wildlife Website Recreation at Taylor River State Wildlife Area is managed by the Colorado Division of Wildlife under agreement with the Bureau of Reclamation. The Division of Wildlife can be reached at 970-641-7070; e mail [email protected] The area provides about 1/2 miles of fishing access along the Taylor River below Taylor Park Dam, which is a feature of the Uncompahgre Project. The fishery is catch-and-release and

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Stones River National Battlefield, Tennessee Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 24 – Take Exit 76 and turn left (eastbound) or right (westbound) onto Medical Center Parkway. Turn left onto Thompson Lane. Turn left at the park entrance at 1563 N. Thompson Lane. Follow the tour road to the visitor center. From Interstate 40 – Take Exit 235 onto TN 840. Take Exit 55 onto US 41/TN 70 and follow the signs for Murfreesboro. Turn right onto Thompson Lane at the first traffic light. Turn right at the park entrance at 1563 N. Thompson Lane. Phone (615) 893-9501 Activities BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Tennessee Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Tennessee Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Tennessee Recreation Areas Stones River National Battlefield Official Website Stones River National Battlefield Map The

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Stanislaus River Parks, California Camping & Hiking

Directions East of Manteca, 35 miles via CA 120. Phone (209) 881-3517 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Stanislaus River Parks Website Stanislaus River Parks Photo Album Just a few minutes NE of Modesto in the Central Valley. Here, a serene series of small parks are located along the Stanislaus River, providing exciting fishing, rafting, and canoeing opportunities. N of Modesto 10 mi via CA 99.

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St Marys River, Michigan Camping & Hiking

Phone (906) 635-3464 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Michigan Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Michigan Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Michigan Recreation Areas St Marys River Website St Marys River Photo Album The St. Marys River flows between Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan and Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. The world famous ?Soo Locks? are located on the Michigan side. Visitors view lake freighters and ocean-going ships traverse the locks between Lake Superior to the north and Lake Huron to the south. At the adjacent Visitors Center, a scale model of the locks demonstrate the operation. Click on the following to view a current “Live” picture from the Soo Locks: Soo Locks WebCam. Videos and movies are also featured in the Visitor Center.

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South Fork Owyhee River, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions From Elko, travel 27 miles north on State Highway 225. Turn west onto State Highway 226 for 40 miles until the pavement ends. Then follow County Rd 728 for 16 miles to the Petan Ranch. Phone 775-753-0200 Activities BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas The South Fork Owyhee River flows north through the Owyhee desert, joining the river’s East Fork in southwestern Idaho. River-running in rafts and kayaks through the steep-walled canyon is the most popular recreational activity from late March through early June.

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South Fork John Day Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Dayville, Oregon, Drive 4.7 miles south on South Fork Road to the confluence of the South Fork John Day River with Smokey Creek. This is the northern terminus of the Wild and Scenic River segment. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities AUTO TOURING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas South Fork John Day Wild and Scenic River Photo Album South Fork John Day Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Overview: Descending from flanks of Eastern Oregon™s Aldrich and Ochoco mountains, 47 miles of the South Fork John Day River are designated as a Wild and Scenic River. Trout fishing and chukar hunting are just a sampling of the fish and wildlife opportunities abounding in the

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South Fork John Day River Back Country Byway, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Dayville, Oregon: Turn south on South Fork Road; the back country byway begins here. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities AUTO TOURING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Flickr Album: South Fork John Day Wild and Scenic River Learn more about the South Fork John Day Wild and Scenic River South Fork John Day River Back Country Byway This gravelled Back Country Byway parallels the Wild and Scenic South Fork John Day River through its incised canyon for a distance of 50 miles from its northern terminus at Dayville to the northern border of Malheur National Forest to the south. This drive takes visitors through deep canyons of Columbia River Basalts, through stands of old

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South Fork Eel River Wilderness, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The BLM’s Red Mountain unit is 75 miles south of Eureka, California and three miles northeast of Leggett, California. The Cahto Peak unit is 100 miles south of Eureka, California and 10 miles west of Laytonville, California. These two areas are bisected by U.S. Highway 101 and private lands. The Red Mountain unit is accessed by traveling U.S. Highway 101 to Piercy and then the frontage road to Red Mountain Access Road. Travel to the end of Red Mountain Access Road. The wilderness area is upslope several hundred meters; however, there is no developed trail or identifying markers along the permanent exclusive easement that passes through private property. Access to the Cahto Peak unit is from U.S. Highway 101 at Laytonville, west on Branscomb Road, then right on Cahto Peak Road to its end. Legal access to the Red Mountain unit is along a public easement that passes through

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South Fork Clackamas Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Estacada, Oregon: Follow Oregon Highway 224 East for 9.5 miles to the Memaloose Bridge. Phone 503-815-1100 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Leave-No-Trace Principles Interactive Video 360° adventure at Lower South Fork Clackamas Falls South Fork Clackamas Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Photo Album: South Fork Clackamas Wild and Scenic River Overview: The South Fork of the Clackamas River is a tributary of the Clackamas River on the western slope of the Cascade Range in northwest Oregon. The 4.2-mile segment flows from its confluence with the East Fork of the South Fork of the Clackamas River and merges with Memaloose Creek to join the mainstem Clackamas

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South Fork American River, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The South Fork American River can be accessed at many points from Highway 49. Please see our South Fork American River General Map. Phone 916-941-3101 Activities BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Cronan Ranch Trailhead Dave Moore Nature Area Greenwood Creek River Access Magnolia Ranch Trailhead Old Flume Trail Trailhead Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas South Fork American River Flickr Album Official Website Cronan Ranch Flickr Album The South Fork of the American River is considered to be one of the finest recreational resources in California. The river™s rapids are relatively gentle and the countryside is rich in history. Opportunities for a wide variety

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Snake River Vista Recreation Site, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Located approximately 3 miles southwest of American Falls on the North Side of the Snake River. Phone 208-677-6600 Activities CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho Twitter Idaho Recreation Sites BLM Idaho Facebook Page BLM Idaho YouTube Camping, fishing for trout and boating are the favorite activities along the Snake River from this semi-developed recreation site.

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Smith River Falls, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Reedsport, Oregon, travel a short distance north on U.S. Highway 101 ebfore turning east on to Smith River Road. Travel 26.4 miles to the Recreation Site. Phone 541-756-0100 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Smith River Recreation Site Overview: Oregon™s Smith River forms in the Coast Range and flows about 50 miles west, emptying into the Pacific Ocean just north of Reedsport, Oregon. This site offers camping right next to the river, just above the falls. This peaceful, old-growth forest setting provides an ideal place to picnic, wade, fish, and watch for Bald Eagles. Know Before You Go: Open Season Memorial Day to September 30. 10 Campsites with picnic tables and fire

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Smith Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 16 to Hwy 9 to Virgin and Kolob Terrace Rd/Pocketville Rd and onto Smith Mesa Rd Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas “Smith Creek has its origins within the Red Butte Wilderness. La Verkin Creek, nonetheless beautiful, is a beautiful and significant creek that begins its journey at the southern boundary of Zion National Park. The area surrounding the confluence of these two creeks constitutes an integral part of the exceptional visual attractions associated with the Kolob section of Zion National Park. The upper portions of these creeks are characterized by steep cliffs and deep, narrow canyons while the lower portions are broaden into distinct alluvial valleys. Don™t Miss: Outstanding opportunities for

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Sixes River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions The campground is located five miles north of Port Orford, Oregon and 25 miles south of Bandon, Oregon. From U.S. Highway 101, turn east onto Sixes River Road. Travel approximately 11 miles. Phone 541-756-0100 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Overview: In 1856, the discovery of gold on the Sixes River caused a flurry of gold mining and settlement on the southern Oregon Coast. Today, the Sixes River is still a place where you can try your luck panning for gold. The campground offers a rustic camping experience in an old-growth forest setting. Playing in the water, fishing for Chinook salmon and steelhead, or relaxing in the shady campsites are

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Six Rivers National Forest, California Camping & Hiking

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Six Rivers National Forest The Six Rivers National Forest offers nearly one million acres of forest for your enjoyment, relaxation, and exploration. Within a six-hour drive north of the Bay Area, you can experience the solitude of hiking in the wilderness on over 100 miles of trails, enjoy camping near others in developed campgrounds, or the solitude of camping in the backcountry. The forest is also a prime location for plenty of world-class fishing, as well as home to one of most barrier-free fishing locations in the nation.

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Six Rivers National Forest Camping Areas

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Make camping reservations at the following Six Rivers National Forest camping areas: PANTHER FLAT CAMPGROUND – Panther Flat Campground sits in the vast Six Rivers National Forest in northern California. This shady, secluded campground is just steps from the Smith River, which is famous for its bright blue waters and scenic pathway through the forest. BOISE CREEK – Boise Creek Campground is nestled between Brush Mountain and Brannan Mountain in northern California’s vast Six Rivers National Forest. The camping area sits under a canopy of large Pacific madrone evergreen, Douglas fir and California bay trees, less than two miles from the small mountain town of Willow Creek, known as the Bigfoot capital of the world. Fishing, swimming and whitewater rafting are

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Shunes Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From InterState 15, Exit 16 to Hwy 9 to Rockville Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas “Shunes creek has its origins on the rim of the Vermillion Cliffs in the Shunes Creek Canyon drainage within the Canaan Mountain Wilderness. It enters the parcel from the east and exits into the Canaan Mountain Wilderness on the west. Shunes Creek has exceptional scenery and outstanding geologic features that are similar to those in Zion National Park. Exploration and rock climbing opportunities abound in the area and are enhanced by their proximity to Zion. Don™t Miss: Unparalleled scenery and solitude. ”

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Shoshone River Pathway, Wyoming Camping & Hiking

Directions The trail is accessed from River View Drive in Codys Canyon View subdivision. Phone 307-261-5628 Activities FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas Shoshoe River Pathway The Shoshone River Pathway is a segment in a network of trails in and around Cody, Wyoming. The Shoshone River Pathway (Stock Nature Trail) provides access to 55 acres of Bureau of Reclamation withdrawn lands managed under a Memorandum of Understanding by the city of Cody. Approximately 3/4 miles of gravel surfaced trail winds through upland and riparian vegetation communities along the scenic Shoshone River. On-site facilities include a restroom, resting benches and interpretive signage. An abundance of wildlife, including resident and migratory birds and large and small mammals

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Shenango River Lake, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Directions Take the Sharon/Hermitage exit 4b from Interstate 80 and go North on SR 18 for approximately 7 miles. Take the Birchwood Drive exit and head South on SR18 for about 1/4 mile. Turn right onto West Lake Drive and the Shenango Recreation Area is 1/4 mile on the left. Phone (724) 962-7746 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Pennsylvania Campgrounds SHENANGO REC AREA CAMPGROUND Shenango Lake Shenango Lakeside Picnic Shelter Shenango Lake Mahaney Spruce Cove Trails End Rolling Meadows Skyline Picnic Shelters Shenango Lake Clark Picnic Shelter Shenango Lake Mahaney Outflow Riverview Picnic Shelter Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More

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Sevier River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Access to the Sevier River can be found by taking Highway 89 up Marysvale Canyon. Phone 435-896-1500 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Sevier Canyon, also known as Marysvale Canyon, lies along the Paiute and Sevier County lines. Utah State Highway 89 runs directly down its course along the west side, with the Sevier River in its bottom. The river attracts rafters, tubers, fishermen, campers, and has a developed and popular bike path running along the East side of the river to the resort of Big Rock Cany Mountain. Access to the trail can be found at the mouth of the canyon, Joseph, Elsinore, and Central. Access is

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Santa Clara River Reserve, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Cove wash Trailhead-From St. George, travel north on Bluff Street. Turn left on Sunset Blvd. Continue on Sunset Blvd as it turns into Santa Clara drive. Phone 435-688-3200 Activities RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas There are numerous trails for hikers, equestrians, and mountain bikers within the Santa Clara River Reserve (SCRR). These trails offer a variety of experiences including discovering prehistoric rock art, hiking sandy washes, viewing scenic desert landscapes, and savoring the cottonwood rich riparian corridor of the Santa Clara River. For more information on the Reserve, visit the Santa Clara River Reserve website.The SCRR is managed by zones. Trail markers reference these zones so you will always know which zone you

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Sandy Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From US 26-Oregon 212 Junction: Head east 0.7miles on OR-212 E/SE Compton Rd toward SE 312th Ave, then continue to follow SE Compton Rd. Turn left onto Old Loop Rd/SE Orient Dr for 0.2 miles, then turn right onto SE Revenue Rd and proceed for another 1.9 miles. Continue onto SE Pleasant Home Rd for 1.1 mile and turn right onto SE Lusted Rd,proceeding for another 1.3 miles. Turn left onto SE Hosner Rd and go another 1.9 miles, then turn right onto SE Oxbow Park Rd. After 0.3 miles, you™ll arrive at Oxbow Regional Park. Phone 503-815-1100 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, DAY USE AREA, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Photo Album: Sandy Wild

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San Miguel River, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Directions To the northern portion of the river: from Naturita, travel east on Highway 145, and then turn left onto Highway 90. To the southern portion of the river: from Naturita, travel east on Highway 145. After Norwood, look for river access points. From Placerville, take State Highway 145 north along Uniweep-Tabeguache Scenic Byway for about 33 miles to Naturita. There are several access points for fishing along the way. The northern part of the Special Management Area is accessible via the river, or from the State Highway 90 turn-off, 3 miles east of Naturita. Phone 970-240-5300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Caddis Flats Related Link(s) More Colorado Recreation Areas San Miguel River Recreation

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San Joaquin River Gorge, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The San Joaquin River Gorge Recreation Area is located approximately five (5) miles northwest of the town of Auberry. The visitor center is located at 40060 Smalley Road, Auberry, California. Google Maps accurately locates the visitor center at it’s actual location. From Fresno, take CA-168 north. One mile after the town of Prather, turn left onto Auberry Road. Follow Auberry Road 2.9 miles through the town of Auberry and turn left at the Y onto Powerhouse Road. After 1.8 miles, turn left onto Smalley Road and follow it into the recreation area. Phone 661-391-6000 Activities BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California

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San Joaquin River Gorge Visitor Center, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The San Joaquin River Gorge is located approximately five (5) miles northwest of the town of Auberry. The visitor center is located at 40060 Smalley Road, Auberry, California. Google Maps accurately locates the visitor center at it’s actual location. From Fresno, take CA-168 north. One mile after the town of Prather, turn left onto Auberry Road. Follow Auberry Road 2.9 miles through the town of Auberry and turn left at the Y onto Powerhouse Road. After 1.8 miles, turn left onto Smalley Road and follow it to the visitor center. Phone 661-391-6000 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas San Joaquin River Gorge Visitor Center Come

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Salt River Bay National Historic Park and Ecological Preserve, NULL Camping & Hiking

Directions There are several air carriers to St Croix arriving at the Henry E. Rohlesen Airport. The park is five miles from Christiansted National Historic Site and can be reached by car via Rt. 75 from Christiansted, connecting to Route 80. Cars may be rented at the airport and various other island locations. Ask your lodging hosts for information about guided land tours. Phone (340) 773-1460 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: NULL Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: NULL Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More NULL Recreation Areas Salt River Bay National Historic Park and Ecological Preserve Official Website Salt River Bay National Historic Park and Ecological Preserve Map Salt River Bay National Historical Park and Ecological Preserve uniquely documents the human and natural Caribbean world from the earliest indigenous settlements in the central Caribbean

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Salmon Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Welches, Oregon: Drive 1.3 miles west on US highway 26. Wildwood Recreation Site will be on the left. Phone 503-815-1100 Activities BIKING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FISH VIEWING SITE, DAY USE AREA Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds WILDWOOD RECREATION SITE Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Reserve a Wildwood Group Picnic Area or Shelter Photo Album: Salmon Wild and Scenic River Leave-No-Trace Principles Green Canyon Campground (Forest Service) Interactive Video: 360° at Wildwood Recreation Site Salmon Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Overview: Only an hour’s drive from Portland, Oregon, the clear water of the Salmon River cascades over numerous waterfalls in the Salmon-Huckleberry Wilderness before reaching its lower forested canyons. From its headwaters to the confluence with the Sandy River

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Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge, California Camping & Hiking

Directions From Monterey, California, go north on U.S. Highway 1 approximately 11 miles, to the Del Monte exit. Go left on Del Monte which becomes a dirt road. The dirt road ends in the refuge parking lot. From Castroville, California: go south on U.S. Highway 1 approximately 3 miles to the Del Monte exit. Go right on Del Monte which becomes a dirt road. The dirt road ends in the refuge parking lot. Phone 510-792-0222 Activities HIKING, HUNTING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Salinas River Refuge is located approximately 11 miles north of Monterey at the point where Salinas River empties into Monterey Bay. The refuge encompasses several habitat types including sand dunes, pickleweed salt marsh, river lagoon,

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Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions The St. Croix National Scenic Riverway stretches for over 200 miles in northwest Wisconsin and east-central Minnesota. The Namekagon River flows entirely in Wisconsin while the St. Croix River serves as a border between the two states for much of its length. With many different access points there are numerous opportunities for day trips as well as multi-day paddling adventures. Visitor centers are located on the Namekagon River in Trego, Wisconsin, and on the St. Croix River in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin. Phone (715) 483-2274 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway Official Website Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway Map Grab your paddle and your longing

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Sacramento River National Wildlife Refuge, California Camping & Hiking

Directions From Highway 99E in Gridley, travel north approximately 9 miles. Turn west on Highway 162, and travel approximately 12 miles to Road Z. Turn north and travel approximately 11 miles to the Sacramento River Refuge entrance. From Chico, take Dayton Road south approximately 5 miles, turn west onto Ord Ferry Road. Continue west approximately 3 miles; turn south onto Seven-mile Lane. Travel 2 miles to the Unit entrance. Phone 530-934-2801 Activities HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Sacramento River Refuge is located along the Sacramento River in the Sacramento Valley of California. Landscape is very flat, bordered by the Sierra and Coast ranges, with intensive agriculture (rice, with walnut, almond, and prune orchards along the

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Sacramento River Bend Area, California Camping & Hiking

Directions From I-5, just north of Red Bluff, CA, take the Jelly’s Ferry exit and head east. Turn right on Bend Ferry Road and follow the road to the recreation sites and trailheads. Phone 530-224-2100 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Sacramento River Bend Overview The Sacramento River Bend Area is a valuable historic and natural resource that presents many recreational and educational opportunities. From the lush riparian areas surrounding the Sacramento River and it’s tributaries to the expanse of the rolling hills of blue oak savanah, the Sacramento River Bend Area offers diverse habitat for bald eagles, osprey, migratory and song birds, deer, and salmon. The area also offers numerous recreation

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S.F. Shoshone River, Wyoming Camping & Hiking

Directions From Sheridan Ave in Cody, Wyoming, head south on the South Fork Highway (County Road 6WX). The entire length of the road will take you to the public parcels, and will end at Cabin Creek, located within the Shoshone National Forest. Phone (307) 578-5900 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wyoming Hiking Trails Cody Canal Andy Martin Twin Creek Trail Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas BLM Wyoming Facebook Page BLM Wyoming YouTube The South Fork Shoshone River begins its journey from the Fremont County/Park County boundary high in the Absaroka Mountains draining north into Buffalo Bill Reservoir. The BLM administers a handful of parcels along the South Fork, all of which offers fishing opportunities, and other

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Row River Trail, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Eugene, take Interstate 5 south to the Cottage Grove exit (#174), and turn east onto Row River Road. Travel for 3.5 miles. Turn right onto Layng Road and proceed 1.2 miles to the corner of Layng and Mosby Creek Roads. Phone 541-683-6600 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Oregon State Tourism Explore Oregon Recreation: Cycling the Row River Trail Travel Oregon – Row River Trail Row River Trail Improvements Public Notice Row River Trail The trail is OPEN! Overview This 14-mile, paved, multi-use National Recreation Trail follows the route of the now-abandoned Oregon Pacific & Eastern Railroad

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Rough River Lake, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions From Louisville, KY: Option 1: Begin at ramp onto I-64 West toward New Albany/St. Louis, traveling 22.3 miles. Take the IN-135 exit- Exit Number 105- toward Palmyra/Corydon, onto IN-135 South toward Corydon, traveling 16.7 miles. Continue on Bypass Road KY-79 for 2.1 miles. Turn right onto KY-79, traveling 10.1 miles. Continue on 1st Avenue, KY-79S for 495 feet. Turn a slight right onto US-60, traveling 11.8 miles. Turn left onto KY-259/KY-79, traveling 9.7 miles. Turn right to stay on KY-79, traveling 3.4 miles. Turn left to continue on KY-79, traveling 1.9 miles. End at 14957 Falls of Rough Road, Falls of Rough, KY. Distance is approximately 78 miles with an approximate travel time of 1.5 hours. Option 2: Begin at ramp onto Gene Snyder Freeway KY-841W toward US-31W/US-60, traveling 5.8 miles. Take the US-31W/US-60/Fort Knox/Louisville exit-Exit Number 1-traveling .3 miles. Turn left on Dixie Highway US-31W S/ US-60W, traveling

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Rogue Wild & Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Approximately 15 miles of the 40 mile Rogue River Trail #1160, a National Recreation Trail, provides year-round hiker only access to the river corridor from Graves Creek down to Big Bend near Illahe. The Panther Ridge Trail #1253 follows Panther Ridge from Clay Hill to Buck Point along the upper elevation of the northern wilderness border. A side trail provides access to the unique vista of Hanging Rock, which is a large rock outcrop on a sheer vertical cliff. It provides excellent views into Eden Valley and the Rogue River Canyon. Other outstanding views can be obtained from the Mt. Bolivar Trail #1259 which provides access to the summit of Mt. Bolivar at 4,319 feet. The Mule Creek Trail #1159, located on the Bureau of Land management portion of the wilderness, provides a steep route on an out mining trail between the river and Panther Ridge. In general cross

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Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, California Camping & Hiking

Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds HART-TISH PARK at APPLEGATE LAKE CHINQUAPIN GROUP CAMPGROUND SQUAW LAKES WILLOW PRAIRIE HORSECAMP BOLAN MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT BALD KNOB LOOKOUT WILLOW PRAIRIE CABIN LAKE OF THE WOODS LOOKOUT SNOW CAMP LOOKOUT PACKERS CABIN QUAIL PRAIRIE LOOKOUT ONION MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT IMNAHA GUARD STATION LUDLUM HOUSE MCKEE BRIDGE COMMUNITY KITCHEN BEAVER SULPHUR BIG ELK GUARD STATION LODGEPOLE GUARD STATION JIM CREEK GROUP CAMPGROUND SQUAW PEAK LOOKOUT FLUMET FLAT GROUP CAMPGROUND NORTH FORK CAMPGROUND (OR) WHISKEY SPRINGS CAMPGROUND FOURBIT FORD CAMPGROUND JACKSON CAMPGROUND ON THE APPLEGATE RIVER Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Seattle Bar Day Use Related

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Rogue River National Recreation Trail, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Grants Pass, Oregon: Take I-5 north to exit 61, Merlin exit. Turn left and continue northwest on the Merlin-Galice Road for 23 miles. Cross the Grave Creek bridge and take two immediate left turns to descend to the Grave Creek Boat Launch. The Rogue River Trailhead is located on the far side, or west of the boat landing. Phone 541-471-6500 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas BLM Oregon YouTube Channel Learn more about the Rogue National Wild and Scenic River The Rogue River National Recreation Trail traverses the wild section of the Rogue National Wild and Scenic River along its entire length. Stretching 40 miles between Grave Creek and

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Rivers Of Steel National Heritage Area, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Directions The Bost Building is located at 623 E. Eighth Avenue in Homestead, PA. Phone (412) 464-4020 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Pennsylvania Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas Rivers Of Steel National Heritage Area Official Website Rivers Of Steel National Heritage Area Map Situated in southwestern Pennsylvania, the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area reveals how one region, in a sustained and thunderous blast of innovation, ambition and fire, forever changed America and its place in the world. It is the story of the industrialists and the workers who pushed an infant industry to it ultimate limits and in doing so pushed the world into the Age of Steel.

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River Raisin National Battlefield Park, Michigan Camping & Hiking

Directions River Raisin National Battlefield is located in SE Lower Michigan along the western shoreline of Lake Erie, in the city of Monroe. Park headquarters is 35 miles south of Detroit, and only 270 miles east of Chicago. By Car: Take Interstate 75 to exit 15 and go south on Dixie Highway to Elm Ave. make a left on Elm and the Visitor Center will be on the left hand side. Phone (734) 243-7136 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Michigan Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Michigan Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Michigan Recreation Areas River Raisin National Battlefield Park Official Website River Raisin National Battlefield Park Map River Raisin National Battlefield Park preserves, commemorates, and interprets the January 1813

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Rio Grande Wild and Scenic River, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions The designated wild and scenic river corridor begins at the New Mexico/Colorado state line and ends at Rinconada, approximately 1 mile downstream of the Taos/Rнo Arriba County line. Phone 575-758-8851 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas BLM New Mexico Flickr BLM New Mexico Twitter BLM New Mexico YouTube Channel BLM New Mexico Facebook Page The Rнo Grande Wild and Scenic River, located within the Rнo Grande del Norte National Monument, includes 74 miles of the river as it passes through the 800-foot deep Rнo Grande Gorge. Flowing out of the snowcapped Rocky Mountains in Colorado, the river journeys 1,900 miles to the Gulf of Mexico.

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Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River, Texas Camping & Hiking

Directions Hwy 118 south from Alpine; Hwy 385 south from Marathon; FM 170 from Presidio through Study Butte. Phone (432) 477-2251 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Texas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Texas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Texas Recreation Areas Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River Official Website Rio Grande Wild & Scenic River Map It is an irresistible playground where unruly rapids check your skills as a canyon wren™s definitive call cascades down ancient limestone cliffs. Below the chasm, the canyon™s raw beauty dances across mirrored water. While the primal nature of the river stirs hunger for spirited adventure, the river is also an undulant ribbon of wetland corridor and, against all odds, the lifeblood of the desert.

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Rio Grande River SRMA, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Directions From Alamosa, travel south on US-285. At Romeo, turn left onto Highway 142. North of Highway 142: turn left onto U Road and bear right at the fork to continue onto County Road 28. Turn right onto Z road and continue to the bridge put-in. South of Colorado 142: just after crossing the river, turn right onto Rio Grande Avenue. Phone 719-852-7074 Activities FISHING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Colorado Recreation Areas BLM – Rio Grande Recreation Area Rio Grande Recreation Area features a meandering river flowing south to the Colorado-New Mexico border. Excellent fishing opportunities exist in this scenic canyon, and the shallow gradient of the Rio Grande is ideal for those who prefer

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Red River Wild and Scenic River, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions From Taos, follow NM 68 north 7 miles. Take NM 522 approximately 20 miles to Questa. Travel 3 miles past the stoplight in Questa to NM 378. Turn left onto NM 378, and follow the signs about 12 miles west to the Wild Rivers Recreation Area. Phone 575-758-8851 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas BLM New Mexico Facebook Page BLM New Mexico YouTube Channel BLM New Mexico Flickr BLM New Mexico Twitter The Red River, located within the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, is designated Wild and Scenic for its lower 4 lower miles before it joins with the Rio Grande. Flowing out of the Sangre de Cristo

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Red River Waterway, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (318) 322-6391 Activities BOATING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Red River Waterway Photo Album Red River Waterway Website Red River Waterway, LA, now known as the J. Bennett Johnston Waterway, contains five locks and dams on the Red River. The project is operated by the Corps of Engineers and the Red River Waterway Commission. There are fishing, boating, picnicking, and bird watching opportunities at the recreation areas. Many recreation areas are still being developed and two visitor centers are planned.

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Red River National Wildlife Refuge, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Directions null Phone 318-726-4222 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas The Red River National Wildlife Refuge Act was signed into law on October 13, 2001. According to legislation, the refuge shall consist of approximately 50,000 acres of Federal lands and water along that section of the Red River between Colfax, Louisiana and Arkansas state line, a distance of approximately 120 miles. Currently the Service has acquired approximatley 6,000 acres of the proposed 50,000 acres. The four focus areas to purchase land for the refuge are: Lower Cane River (Natchitoches Parish) Spanish Lake Lowlands (Natchitoches Parish) Bayou Pierre Floodplain (Desoto and Red River Parishes) Wardview (Caddo and Bossier Parishes)

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Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refuge, Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions From Tappahannock, Virginia, take US-360 E (across the Rappahannock River, toward Warsaw). Follow US-360 E for 4.1 miles, then turn LEFT onto Rt. 624/Newland Rd. Follow Newland Rd. for 4.2 miles, then turn LEFT onto Strangeway/Rt 636. Follow Strangeway for 1/4 mile, then turn RIGHT onto Sandy Lane/Rt 640. Follow Sandy Lane for 1.1 miles, then turn LEFT into Rappahannock River Valley NWR. Phone (804) 333-1470 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Virginia Recreation Areas Rappahannock River Valley National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is the newest of four refuges that comprise the Eastern Virginia Rivers National Wildlife Refuge Complex. Established in 1996, the goal of the Refuge is to protect 20,000 acres of wetlands and associated uplands along the River and its

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Quartzville Creek Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Sweet Home, Oregon go east on U.S. Highway 20. Approximately one mile out of town turn left on the Quartzville Access Road heading towards Green Peter Reservoir and Quartzville Creek. Old Miners Meadow is located approximately 25 miles up the road on the right, about one mile past Yellowbottom Recreation Site. Phone 503-897-2406 Activities AUTO TOURING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Flickr Album of the Quartzville Creek Wild and Scenic River The Quartzville National Back Country Byway Quartzville Creek Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Reserve Old Miner’s Meadow Group-Use Area Quartzville Creek Wild and Scenic River on YouTube Tranquility and water both flow in the wild

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Powder Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Baker City, Oregon: Head north on I-84 for 5 miles and take exit 298 for Medical Springs/OR-203 toward Halnes for 0.2 miles. Turn right onto OR-203 N/Medical Springs Highway and drive 9.7 miles to a bridge over the Powder River. The wild and scenic segment is immediately upriver from this bridge. Phone 541-473-3144 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Photo Album: Powder Wild and Scenic River Video: Powder Wild and Scenic River! Powder Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Leave-No-Trace Principles Overview: Flowing 11.7 miles from Thief Valley dam to highway 203 in Oregon™s Baker County, the wild and scenic Power River cuts a weathered canyon in paces up to 500

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Pecos River Corridor, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions The Pecos River Corridor Recreation Area stretches along the Pecos River, north of Loving, NM, to the NM-TX State line. The public access boat ramp is located on the NM-TX State line, east of US 285 on County Road 276. Public land in the corridor is intermingled with private and state land. Phone 575-234-5972 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas BLM New Mexico Facebook Page BLM New Mexico YouTube Channel Pecos River Corridor BLM New Mexico Twitter BLM New Mexico Facebook Page BLM New Mexico Flickr BLM New Mexico Twitter BLM New Mexico YouTube Channel The Pecos River Corridor Recreation Area includes 6,000 acres of land with access to the

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Pearl River – 3 Pools, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (504) 886-3141 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Pearl River – 3 Pools Website Pearl River, LA is a series of three locks and dams. The area is primarily for day use with boating, hunting and fishing being popular.

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Payette River, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions From Boise take State Highway 55 north past Horseshoe Bend. The Highway follows the Payette River. The South Fork Payette joins the North Fork Payette at Banks, Idaho. Phone (208) 384-3300 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas Official Web Site The Payette River provides white-water opportunities for boaters of all experience levels. The Main Payette offers the beginner a chance to hone their skills on Class I to III rapids. The Cabarton Section of the North Fork (Class II to IV) and the Staircase Section of the South Fork (Class III to IV) allow the intermediate boater to improve their skills. The Canyon Section of the South Fork is for Class IV

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Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge and Wildlife Management Area, Indiana Camping & Hiking

Directions Located in the counties of Pike and Gibson, the refuge is 30 miles north of Evansville by way of State Road 57. It is adjacent to the small towns of Oakland City along State Road 64 and Winslow on State Road 61. The refuge headquarters is located on the west side of Oakland City on the south side of State Road 64. Phone 812-749-3199 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Indiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Indiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Indiana Recreation Areas Overview “Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge and Management Area is located in southwestern Indiana within the historically important north-south flyway of the Wabash River Basin. This river bottoms refuge is strategically located to provide important resting, feeding, and nesting habitat for migratory

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Parker River National Wildlife Refuge, Massachusetts Camping & Hiking

Directions The refuge is located approximately 35 miles north of Boston. From Interstate 95 take exit 57 and travel east on Route 113, then continue straight onto Route 1A South to the intersection with Rolfe’s Lane for a total of 3.5 miles. Turn left onto Rolfe’s Lane and travel 0.5 miles to its end. Turn right onto the Plum Island Turnpike and travel 2.0 miles crossing the Sgt. Donald Wilkinson Bridge to Plum Island. Take your first right onto Sunset Drive and travel 0.5 miles to the refuge entrance. The refuge headquarters is located at the northern end of Plum Island near the Newburyport Harbor Lighthouse. Once on the island continue straight for 0.25 miles. The road will then curve sharply to your left. Continue for 1.5 miles to the refuge headquarters on your left. Phone 978-465-5753 Activities BOATING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your

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Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri Camping & Hiking

Directions The Headquarters for Ozark National Scenic Riverways is located at 404 Watercress Drive in Van Buren, Missouri. It’s located at the corner of Watercress Drive and Main Street, across the street from the Van Buren Public School complex. Phone (573) 323-4236 Activities AUTO TOURING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Missouri Campgrounds ALLEY SPRING Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas Ozark National Scenic Riverways Official Website Ozark National Scenic Riverways Map Ozark National Scenic Riverways is the first national park area to protect a river system. The Current and Jacks Fork Rivers are two of the finest floating rivers you’ll find anywhere. Spring-fed, cold and clear they are a delight to canoe, swim,

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Owyhee Wild & Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Rome, Oregon: Head east 0.3 miles on US Highway 95 over the Owyhee River, and turn right (south) on the first graveled road. Proceed another 0.3 miles to the Rome Launch Site. Phone 541-473-3144 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas This wild river corridor flows through southeastern Oregon from the Idaho/Oregon state line to Owyhee Reservoir. (It excludes the Rome Valley, which is a ranching and agricultural area.) Explore this National Wild and Scenic River by floating some of its 120 miles through rugged, spectacular canyonlands and ash flows. The river was included in the

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Ouachita-Black River – Jonesville Pool, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (318) 322-6391 Activities BOATING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Ouachita-Black River – Jonesville Pool Website Ouachita-Black Rivers System in AR and LA has four locks and dams. There are boat ramps and picnicking facilities on the river. The Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge is located along the river near the AR and LA border.

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Ouachita-Black River – Felsenthal Pool, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (318) 322-6391 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Ouachita-Black River – Felsenthal Pool Website Project has three public access points to Ouachita River and Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge with boating, fishing, camping, and day use. Pool extends from H.K. Thatcher Lock & Dam south to the Felsenthal Lock & Dam located 5 mi NE of Huttig, AR on county road.

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Ouachita-Black River – Columbia Pool, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (318) 322-6391 Activities BOATING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Ouachita-Black River – Columbia Pool Website Ouachita-Black Rivers System in AR and LA has four locks and dams. There are boat ramps and picnicking facilities on the river. The Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge is located along the river near the AR and LA border.

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Ouachita-Black River – Calion Pool, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (318) 322-6391 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Ouachita-Black River – Calion Pool Website Ouachita-Black Rivers System in AR and LA has four locks and dams. There are boat ramps and picnicking facilities on the river. The Felsenthal National Wildlife Refuge is located along the river near the AR and LA border.

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Old River Lock, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on LA Highway 15, north of Lettsworth. Phone (225) 492-2690 Activities BOATING, HIKING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Old River Lock Website Old River Lock Map Old River Lock Hunting Map Louisiana’s Old River is a distinctive river with a remarkable history. Fifty miles northwest of Baton Rouge, it connects the Atchafalaya and Mississippi Rivers. It was once a part of the Mississippi and would have long ceased to exist had it not been for man. At one time, the Mississippi attempted to divert most of its flow through Old River and down the Atchafalaya. The Old River Lock was built to make the Red River

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Ohio River Islands National Wildlife Refuge, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Directions to Visitor Center · From I-77 take WV exit #185; follow WV-14 (Highland Ave.) 1.3 miles; turn right onto Waverly Road (E. 4th St.); continue 2 miles to site. · From Marietta, OH cross Williamstown Bridge, take first left after DaVinci’s Restaurant onto Waverly Road (E. 4th St.); continue 2 miles to site. · From Vienna, WV take WV-14 N to Williamstown, turn right onto Highland Ave; take first left onto Waverly Road (E. 4th St.): continue 2 miles to site.. Visitor Center Hours: 8:00 – 4:30 Mon – Fri (Dec – Mar) 8:00 – 4:30 Mon – Sat (April – Nov) Directions to Islands Most of the refuge’s property is accessible only by boat. Public boat ramps are at various locations along the Ohio River providing a launching point to the islands. Mainland properties as well as Middle and Wheeling islands have road access. Visit our Refuge

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Ohio River – Willow Island Pool, Ohio Camping & Hiking

Directions The locks are located across the river from Willow Island, WV approximately 9 miles from Marietta, OH, on State Route 7 North. Phone (740) 374-8710 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Ohio Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Ohio Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Ohio Recreation Areas Ohio River – Willow Island Pool Website This facility replaced three obsolete locks & dams and provides a navigable pool 35.3 river miles to Hannibal Locks & Dam on the Ohio River.

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Ohio River – Smithland Pool, Illinois Camping & Hiking

Phone (618) 564-2315 Activities FISHING, PICNICKING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Illinois Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Illinois Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Illinois Recreation Areas Ohio River – Smithland Pool Photo Album Ohio River – Smithland Pool Website The Smithland Navigation Project is located on the Ohio River 918.5 River Miles below Point Bridge, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and 62.5 miles upstream of the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi rivers.

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Ohio River – Robert. C. Byrd Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Located approximately 14 miles south of Point Pleasant, WV on State Route 2 South. Phone (304) 576-2272 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Ohio River – Robert. C. Byrd Pool Website Visitor center has viewing area overlooking lock chamber. Visitors can view boats locking through and see exhibits about the locks and dam. Originally built in 1933, the locks were enlarged in 1993 to accommodate modern tows.

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Ohio River – Racine Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Take I-77 to Ripley, US 33 west to Letart. Phone (304) 882-2118 Activities FISHING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Ohio River – Racine Pool Website Provides a navigable pool extending 34 miles up the Ohio River to Belleville Locks and Dam. Take I-77 to Ripley, US 33 W to Letart.

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Ohio River – Pool 53, Illinois Camping & Hiking

Phone (618) 742-6213 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Illinois Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Illinois Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Illinois Recreation Areas Ohio River – Pool 53 Website Locks and Dam No. 53 is located on the Ohio River, upstream of Mound City, IL.

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Ohio River – Pool 52, Illinois Camping & Hiking

Phone (618) 564-3151 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Illinois Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Illinois Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Illinois Recreation Areas Ohio River – Pool 52 Photo Album Ohio River – Pool 52 Website Locks and Dam No. 52 is located on the Ohio River, near Brookport, IL, at mile 939 below Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Ohio River – Pike Island Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on WV 2, 5 miles north of Wheeling. Phone (304) 277-2240 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Ohio River – Pike Island Pool Website Provides a 30-mile pool on the Ohio River ideal for industry and recreation

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Ohio River – Newburgh Pool, Indiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (812) 853-8470 Activities BOATING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Indiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Indiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Indiana Recreation Areas Ohio River – Newburgh Pool Photo Album Ohio River – Newburgh Pool Website One of the projects essential in maintaining the Ohio River navigational channel. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Ohio River – New Cumberland Pool, Ohio Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on OH 7, 9 miles north of Steubenville. Phone (614) 537-2571 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Ohio Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Ohio Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Ohio Recreation Areas Ohio River – New Cumberland Pool Website A modern structure with a 1,200- by 110-ft main chamber enables large tows to make quick passage through the lock.

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Ohio River – Meldahl Pool, Ohio Camping & Hiking

Directions Capt Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam is located about 30-40 minutes east of Cincinnati, OH. Take the New Richmond Exit from I-275 onto east US 52. The locks and dam are between Neville and Chilo, OH. Also, From Portsmouth, Ohio, about 2 hours on west US 52. Phone (513) 876-2921 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Ohio Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Ohio Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Ohio Recreation Areas White Oak Creek Ohio River – Meldahl Pool Website Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks & Dam is located at mile marker 436 on the Ohio River. It creates a 95 mile navigational pool between Meldahl Locks & Dam and Greenup Locks & Dam. Meldahl is an integral link in the

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Ohio River – McAlpine Pool, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Phone (502) 774-3514 Activities HIKING, PICNICKING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Ohio River – McAlpine Pool Website Ohio River – McAlpine Pool Photo Album Provides a navigational channel between Louisville and Cincinnati that is an integral part of Ohio River navigation.

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Ohio River – Markland Pool, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions From Louisville, 50 miles east on I-71, 5 miles north on KY 227, 14 miles east on KY 42 to Markland. Phone (859) 567-7661 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Ohio River – Markland Pool Website Ohio River – Markland Pool Photo Album An important navigation feature in the Ohio River System. Sightseers may watch the navigation locking process. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Ohio River – John T. Myers Lock and Dam, Indiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (812) 838-5836 Activities BOATING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Indiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Indiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Indiana Recreation Areas Ohio River – John T. Myers Lock and Dam Website Ohio River – John T. Myers Lock and Dam Photo Album Located on the Ohio River about 3 miles downstream from Uniontown, Kentucky, at mile 846.0 below Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The navigation locks are located on the right bank or Indiana side of the river. The upper pool maintained above the dam extends upstream for a distance of 69.9 miles to the Newburgh Locks and Dam at Mile 776.1.

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Ohio River – Hannibal Pool, Ohio Camping & Hiking

Directions Located off OH 7 at Hannibal, OH. Phone (614) 483-2305 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Ohio Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Ohio Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Ohio Recreation Areas Ohio River – Hannibal Pool Website This modern structure replaces three old wicket-type dams which served river traffic for over 70 years. Several full-size wickets and a workboat, used to operate them, are displayed at the visitor center.

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Ohio River – Greenup Pool, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions Located off US 23 at Greenup, KY. Phone (606) 473-7441 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Ohio River – Greenup Pool Website Provides a 9-ft-deep navigation pool 61.8 mi upstream to Gallipolis Locks and Dam, and is an integral link in the Ohio River navigation channel. A scenic highway crosses the facility

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Ohio River – Cannelton Pool, Indiana Camping & Hiking

Phone (812) 547-2962 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Indiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Indiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Indiana Recreation Areas Ohio River – Cannelton Pool Website Ohio River – Cannelton Pool Photo Album Provides a usable pool for commercial boat traffic on the Ohio, and is popular with recreational boaters. This area is along the Lewis and Clark route.

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Ohio River – Belleville Pools, Ohio Camping & Hiking

Directions From Marietta, OH, Take State Rt. 7 south to State Route 124 at Little Hocking, follow St. Rt. 124 to Reedsville, OH. Phone (740) 378-6110 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Ohio Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Ohio Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Ohio Recreation Areas Ohio River – Belleville Pools Website Provides a navigational pool 41.5 mi upstream to Willow Island Locks & Dam, and is an integral link in the Ohio River navigation channel located at Reedsville

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Ochoco National Forest & Crooked River National Grassland, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions The Ochoco National Forest Offices, Lookout Mountain Ranger District Office & Paulina Ranger District Office are located at: 3160 NE 3rd Street Prineville, OR 97754 The Crooked River National Grassland Office is located at: 274 SW 4th Street, Madras, OR 97741 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FIRE LOOKOUTS/CABINS OVERNIGHT, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Cyrus Horse Camp Henderson Flat Staging Area Black Canyon Wilderness Mill Creek Wilderness Trail Crossing Corrals Trailhead Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Central Oregon The Ochoco National Forest and the Crooked River National Grassland provide many recreation opportunities spread across 1,000,000 acres in Central Oregon. From hiking to horsebackriding, hunting

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Obed Wild & Scenic River, Tennessee Camping & Hiking

Directions The Obed Wild & Scenic River Visitor Center is located at 208 North Maiden Street in downtown Wartburg, Tennessee. Please use the link for more information. Phone (423) 346-6294 Activities CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Tennessee Campgrounds Rock Creek Campground (TN) Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Tennessee Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Tennessee Recreation Areas Obed Wild & Scenic River Official Website Obed Wild & Scenic River Map The Obed Wild and Scenic River looks much the same today as it did when the first white settlers strolled its banks in the late 1700s. While meagerly populated due to poor farming soil, the river was a hospitable fishing and hunting area for trappers and pioneers. Today, the Obed stretches along the Cumberland Plateau and offers visitors

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Oak Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 16 to Hwy 9 to Springdale and turn right onto Oak Creek Drive Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas “The headwaters of this creek are on private lands north of the BLM sections. This spectacular section of the stream contains world class features such as deeply incised canyons hundreds of feet deep, large waterfalls, deep plunge pools and awesome hanging gardens. The photographic scenery of the area is exemplary and is not common in the area. Visitors are willing to travel very long distances to visit this area for the spectacular beauty and physical challenges the canyon provides. Don™t Miss: World class canyoneering and photographic opportunities. ”

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North Umpqua Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions To access to the Susan Creek Recreation Area, travel 29 miles east of Roseburg along Highway 138. A parking area is located at the Susan Creek day-use area; this is where river access for rafters is located. Across the road, an easy ADA accessible 0.8 mile trail leads to the 50 foot tall Susan Creek Falls. Phone 541-440-4930 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING SITE, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Eagleview Group Campground (Reservation) Lone Pine Group Campground (Reservation) MILLPOND PAVILION ROCK CREEK PAVILION TYEE PAVILION Susan Creek Campground TYEE CAMPGROUND (UMPQUA RIVER) Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Millpond Recreation Site Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Explore

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North Platte River, Wyoming Camping & Hiking

Directions There are various access points along the river. Phone 307-261-7600 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wyoming Hiking Trails Bessemer Bend The Redds Day Use Area Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas BLM Wyoming Flickr BLM Wyoming YouTube BLM Wyoming Twitter BLM Wyoming Facebook Page The North Platte River is the only floatable waterway in central Wyoming and has become the destination fishery for the state. Scenic and recreational values of the North Platte River are derived from a combination of environmental factors and management practices. The river is highly valued as a class 1 fishery. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has rated it as a blue ribbon fishery. Game fish species

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North Fork Virgin Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Interstate 15, Exit 16 to Hwy 9 to Springdale and and it will be on the righ tside of the road Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas “North Fork of the Virgin River originates at Cascade Falls, waters from Navajo Lake. This section enters the Deep Creek Wilderness on its eastern border and exits its southern border and flows into Zion National P ark. This creek is characterized by deeply incised canyons with walls hundreds of feet tall and is a critical access point to the world famous Zion Narrows. Don™t Miss: World class hiking and canyoneering. ”

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North Fork Virgin River Wilderness Study Area, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions North Fork Virgin River Wilderness Study Area is located in western Kane County along the eastern boundary of Zion National Park, about 45 miles from Kanab, UT. Phone 435-644-1200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Hikers entering the internationally renowned Virgin River Narrows hiking trail in Zion must first traverse this WSA, with scenery very similar to what they will encounter upon reaching the Park portion of the hiking route. The bald eagle and peregrine falcon visit this WSA. There are 12 additional animal species and 4 plant species that are considered to be sensitive that occur or may occur in the WSA. Elk, mule deer, and Cougar also use the WSA.

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North Fork Virgin River Merriam’s Turkey Viewing Area, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Phone (435) 644-4600 Activities HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The North Fork Virgin River Merriam’s Turkey Viewing Area consists of a stream that runs through small meadows interspersed with forest. Streamside vegetation is composed of cottonwood and willows, while uplands are primarily piсon-juniper and Gambel oak stands with scattered ponderosa pines.

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North Fork Owyhee Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Getting there is a challenge, but it™s worth the effort. Note: high-clearance four-wheel drive is highly recommended. From U.S. 95 near Danner, Oregon: Approximately 16 miles west of Jordan Valley, Oregon, look for a sign marking the Soldier Creek Loop Road, Owyhee Canyon Overlook, and Three Forks. Turn south onto this dirt road and follow it for 36 miles until you reach the rim of the canyon. Phone 541-473-3144 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Interactive Video: 360° sunset at the North Fork Owyhee River Photo Album: North Fork Owyhee Wild and Scenic River Leave-No-Trace Principles North Fork Owyhee Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov North Fork Campground (Idaho) Overview:

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North Fork of the Powder River, Wyoming Camping & Hiking

Directions There is no direct public access to the North Fork Wilderness Study Area. Access is controlled by adjacent private landowners and landowner permission is required to cross any private lands. Phone 307-684-1100 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas Official Recreation Site Page BLM Wyoming YouTube BLM Wyoming Facebook Page BLM Wyoming Flickr BLM Wyoming Twitter The North Fork of the Powder River WSA encompasses 10,089 acres of public land with no state or private inholdings. The area is moderately steep, forested terrain, with pine and fir being the principle tree species. Pass Creek and the North Fork of the Powder River are rugged, scenic canyons running through the area.

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North Fork of Pound River Lake, Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions From Pound, 1 mile southwest on VA 630. Phone (276) 796-5775 Activities HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Virginia Recreation Areas North Fork of Pound River Lake Website A hikers’ paradise, lying adjacent to the wooded hills of Jefferson National Forest. From Pound, 1 mi SW on VA 630.

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North Fork Crooked Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Telephone Springs: From Prineville, Oregon, drive southeast for 35 miles on the Post-Paulina Highway (OR 380). Turn left on Teaters Road and proceed 1.4 miles to an unnamed gravel road on the left. Drive approximately 6.2 miles to the seasonal gate at Telephone Springs. From here, you can park and hike or take one of the rough spur ways towards the river.Deep Creek Campground (Forest Service): From Prineville, Oregon: Head east on Highway 26 for 15 miles. Turn right onto County Road 123 and continue for 8 miles. Stay straight at the junction of Highway 123, Forest Service Road 22, and Forest Service Road 42 to merge onto Forest Service Road 42. Continue for 23 miles and Deep Creek Campground will be on your right. GPS Coordinates: 44.327422, -120.075153 Phone 541-416-6700 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking

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North Fork American River, California Camping & Hiking

Directions Getting there: Take the Alta exit off I-80 East, thirty miles northeast of Auburn. Turn south on Casa Loma Road to the trailhead. Put-in is a two (2) mile walk from the trailhead. To take-out, take the Canyon Way exit off I-80 at Colfax to the Colfax-Iowa Hill Road. Phone 916-941-3101 Activities FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Stevens Trail Trailhead Euchre Bar Trailhead Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas North Fork American River Flickr Album North Fork American River North Fork American River – National Conservation Lands Special Designation The North Fork American River lies within a deeply incised canyon with the river itself being 2,000 feet to 2,400 feet below the canyon rim. This segment

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North Branch Kokosing River Lake, Ohio Camping & Hiking

Directions Kokosing Lake is about 15 minutes north of Mount Vernon and just west of Fredericktown, Ohio. From Fredericktown, access to the dam is via State Route 13 north to Waterford Road. The dam is located on the right about 2 miles from the Waterford Road and Route 13 junction. Kokosing Campground and picnic areas are also on the right just off Waterford Road about 1/2 mile further. Phone (740) 824-4343 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Ohio Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Ohio Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Ohio Recreation Areas North Branch Kokosing River Lake Website The North Branch of Kokosing Lake has lake front camping. A small, quiet (154 acre) fishing lake has a 10-hp limit. Located 1.5

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Nolin River Lake, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions Several exits from I-65 south offer access. From Brownsville, north 5 miles on KY 259, right on KY 728, follow signs. Phone (270) 286-4511 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds DOG CREEK (KY) MOUTARDIER WAX Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Moutardier Marina Ponderosa Wax Marina Nolin River Lake Photo Album Nolin River Lake Website Facebook Nolin River Lake has an average annual visitation of over two million and maintains one of the lowest drowning rates in the State. Known for its unique blue/green water, Nolin is one of the top five lakes in Kentucky for catfish, bass, crappie,

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Niobrara National Scenic River, Nebraska Camping & Hiking

Directions Most visitors start their trip in the city of Valentine, Nebraska. Valentine is 76 miles south of I-90 (Murdo, SD Exit) on Hwy 83; or 130 miles north of I-80 (North Platte, NE Exit) on Hwy 83. The nearest major airports are in Rapid City, SD (220 miles); Denver, CO (391 miles); and Omaha, NE (300 miles). Phone (402) 376-1901 Activities FISHING, HUNTING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Nebraska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Nebraska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Nebraska Recreation Areas Niobrara National Scenic River Official Website Niobrara National Scenic River Map The 76 miles of the Niobrara National Scenic River winds through dramatic bluffs, incredible wildlife diversity, gorgeous waterfalls, world-class fossil resources, and plenty of floating fun for the whole family. Less than 1/4 of one percent of

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New River Gorge National River, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions To reach Park Headquarters take Route 19 North from Beckley to the Glen Jean exit. Upon exiting Rt 19, make an immediate left turn. At the next intersection, turn right. Park Headquarters will be straight ahead on the right. GPS Coordinates for Headquarters: 81.15587W, 37.92775N Phone (304) 465-0508 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Grandview Playground Shelter Grandview Shelter 1 Grandview Shelter 4 Grandview Shelter 3 Grandview Shelter 2 Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas New River Gorge National River Official Website New River Gorge National River Map A rugged, whitewater river flowing northward through deep canyons, the New River is among

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Nestucca River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Coastal Hwy 101 at Beaver, Oregon: Turn right onto Blaine Road. Drive 7 miles to reach the Nestucca Byway. From Willamina, Oregon: Take Willamina Creek Road, to Coast Creek Road, to Gilbert Creek Road, to Bald Mountain Access Road , to Bible Creek Road to the Nestucca Byway. From Carlton, Oregon: Take Meadow Lake Road west 12 miles, continue onto the Nestucca Byway. Phone 503-375-5646 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Nestucca River National Back Country Byway Explore Oregon Recreation: Nestucca River Explore Oregon Recreation: Nestucca River Temporary Closures and Delays in Nestucca Area Beginning in mid to late May 2019

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Mud Mountain Dam (White River), Washington Camping & Hiking

Directions From Enumclaw, 8 miles east on WA 410. Phone (360) 825-3211 Activities HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Washington Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Washington Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Washington Recreation Areas Mud Mountain Dam (White River) Website Upon completion in 1948, Mud Mountain Dam was the highest rock and earth-filled dam in the world.

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Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National Conservation Area, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Located 15 miles south of Boise. Phone 208-384-3300 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas This 485,000-acre area, located along 81 miles of the Snake River, is home to the densest population of nesting birds of prey in North America and perhaps the world. Approximately 800 pairs of hawks, eagles, falcons, and owls nest in the lava cliffs and surrounding desert plateau. The area can best be seen by driving a 56-mile loop. Visitors can also see raptors by taking a raft or canoe trip through the area in the spring. Boating and fishing are popular activities spring through fall, on the Snake River and at

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Monongahela River – Opekiska Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Located off WV 73, 7 miles north of Fairmont. Phone (304) 366-4224 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Monongahela River – Opekiska Pool Website Provides a pool that winds through the beautiful West Virginia mountains to Fairmont where the West Fork and Tygart Rivers join to form the Monogahela

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Mojave River Dam, California Camping & Hiking

Directions Near Hesperia, 15 miles east of I-15 via CA 138 and 173. Phone (213) 452-3402 Activities HIKING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Mojave River Dam Website San Bernardino County Parks manages this project in the high desert wilderness at the foot of the San Bernardino Mountains. No permanent pool, but camping and picnicking facilities are available. Access to the Pacific Crest Trail. Silverwood Lake Recreation Area is nearby.

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Moab Daily River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions The put in for the river trip is located at the Hittle Bottom Campground, 21 miles east of Moab on Utah State Route 128. Alternate launch points are at Dewey Bridge, Onion Creek, Rocky Rapid, Ida Gulch and Sandy Beach. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Dewey Bridge Group Sites Upper Onion Creek Group Site Goose Island Group Sites Big Bend Group Sites Gold Bar Group Sites Hittle Bottom Group Site Lower Onion Creek Group Sites Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Hittle Bottom Recreation Site Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Stream flow conditions BLM website The “Moab Daily” is a popular 13-mile section of the Colorado River that runs from Hittle Bottom Recreation Area to Take Out Boat Ramp and parallels

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Missouri National Recreational River, South Dakota Camping & Hiking

Directions The National Park Service headquarters is located at 508 East Second Street in Yankton, South Dakota. Phone (605) 665-0209 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: South Dakota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: South Dakota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More South Dakota Recreation Areas Missouri National Recreational River Official Website Missouri National Recreational River Map Imagine a 100-mile stretch of North America’s longest river, a vestige of the untamed American West. The Missouri National Recreational River is where imagination meets reality. Two free flowing stretches of the Missouri make up the National Park. Relive the past by making an exploration of the wild, untamed and mighty river that continues to flow as nature intended.

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Mississippi River Headwaters – Sandy Lake, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Phone (218) 426-3482 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds SANDY LAKE Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Paul Bunyan Scenic Byways Confidence Learning Center Mississippi River Headwaters – Sandy Lake Photo Album Mississippi River Headwaters – Sandy Lake Website The Headwaters Lakes Project is located in Minnesota?s lake country. Campfires and sunsets and the peacefulness of the water make each day a special event. The dams were originally constructed of native materials (earthen embankments filled with puddled clay, and timber control structures) in the early 1880s, except Gull Lake, which was constructed in 1912, using concrete. Sandy Lake Dam had the northernmost navigational lock on the Mississippi River

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Mississippi River Headwaters – Gull Lake, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Phone (218) 829-3334 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds GULL LAKE RECREATION AREA Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Gull Chain of Lakes Association Paul Bunyan Scenic Byways Confidence Learning Center Mississippi River Headwaters – Gull Lake Photo Album Mississippi River Headwaters – Gull Lake Website NULL

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Mississippi River Headwaters – Cross Lake, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Phone (218) 692-2025 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Cross Lake Recreation Area CROSS LAKE DAY USE Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River Headwaters – Cross Lake Photo Album Mississippi River Headwaters – Cross Lake Website You will find something unique about a vacation in Minnesota’s lake country. The six unique lakes, Gull Lake, the Whitefish Chain (Cross Lake), Big Sandy Lake, Pokegama Lake, Leech Lake, and Lake Winnibigoshish, are roughly bounded by a triangle from Brainerd to Bemidji to Grand Rapids in central Minnesota. Campfires and sunsets and the peacefulness of the water make each day a special event.

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Mississippi River – Upper, Missouri Camping & Hiking

Phone (636) 899-2600 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas Meeting of the Rivers Foundation Mississippi River – Upper Photo Album Two Rivers Marina Mississippi River – Upper Website Quad City CVB Mississippi River Water Trail Association Piasa Harbor Area Represents the head of navigation for the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and is located in downtown Minneapolis. The USAF Visitor Center is located at the Upper Lock and is open to the public year around. The Visitor Center provides an excellent view of the historic falls, the Minneapolis

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Mississippi River – St. Anthony Falls Pool, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Located in downtown Minneapolis, at 1 Portland Avenue, off the west River Road Parkway. Phone (608) 687-3011 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas Mississippi River – St. Anthony Falls Pool Website Represents the head of navigation for the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and is located in downtown Minneapolis. The USAF Visitor Center is located at the Upper Lock and is open to the public year around. The Visitor Center provides an excellent view of the historic falls, the Minneapolis skyline and the historic mill ruins along the banks of the river. This area is within the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area. Authorized in 1930 to provide a

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Mississippi River – Pools 11-22, Iowa Camping & Hiking

Phone (309)794-4524 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Iowa Campgrounds BLANDING LANDING CLARKS FERRY FISHERMANS CORNER GRANT RIVER SHADY CREEK THOMSON CAUSEWAY Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Iowa Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Iowa Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pools 11-22 Website Mississippi River – Pools 11-22 Photo Album Mississippi River – Pools 11-22 Map Fifteen campgrounds dot the shoreline along the upper Mississippi River Project. Facilities include campsites, boat ramps, picnic shelters, interpretive programs, hiking trails and eagle watching in the winter months. Fishing is very popular along ?Old Man River.?

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Mississippi River – Pool 9, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Wisconsin side of the river, approximately 3 miles south of Lynxville, WI with access off of WI State Highway 35, part of the Great River Road. R.R. 1, Box 119, Eastman, WI. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds BLACKHAWK PARK Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 9 Website Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Genoa, WI and Lynxville, WI. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. The Main channel provides deep draft boating opportunities while the backwaters

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Mississippi River – Pool 8, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Wisconsin side of the river, approximately 1/4 of a mile south of Genoa, WI with direct access off of WI State Highway 35, part of the Great River Road. Box B, Genoa, WI. Phone (608) 687-3011 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 8 Website Square Tower HouseOfficial Web Site Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Dresbach, MN and Genoa, WI. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. The Main channel

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Mississippi River – Pool 7, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Minnesota side of the river, approximately 2 m north of La Crescent, MN and across the river from La Crosse, Wisconsin. Junction of I-90 and US Highway 61, part of the Great River Road. Route 2, Box 51, La Crescent, MN. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 7 Website Pool 7, La Crosse Sailing Club Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Trempealeau, WI and Dresbach, MN. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish

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Mississippi River – Pool 6, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Wisconsin side of the river, adjacent to the town of Trempealeau and just south of Perrot State Park. This project is just a few blocks off of WI State Highway 35, part of the Great River Road. W24005 Lock and Dam Road, Trempealeau, WI. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 6 Website Oak Tree HouseOfficial Web Site Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Trempealeau, WI and Dresbach, MN. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi

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Mississippi River – Pool 5A, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Wisconsin side of the river, approximately 3 miles south of Fountain City, WI, accessible from WI State Highway 35, part of the Great River Road. W679 State Highway 35, Fountain City, WI. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 5A Website There is no public access or facilities at the Lock and Dam. There are public facilities scattered throughout the Pool.Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Winona, MN and Trempealeau, WI. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River

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Mississippi River – Pool 5, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Minnesota side of the river, access off of US Highway 61, approximately 5 miles north of Minnesota City, MN. Part of the Great River Road. Route 1, Box 396, Minnesota City, MN. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 5 Website Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Minnesota City, MN and Winona, MN. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. The Main channel provides deep draft boating opportunities while the backwaters provide a wilderness area atmosphere for the

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Mississippi River – Pool 4, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Wisconsin side of the river, within the city of Alma, WI, access off of WI State Highway 35, part of the Great River Road. PO Box 325, Alma, WI. Phone (608) 687-3011 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas 2015 Washington MonumentOfficial Web Site Mississippi River – Pool 4 Website Pool 4, Cedar Ridge Resort Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Red Wing, MN and Winona, MN. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. The Main channel provides deep

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Mississippi River – Pool 3, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Minnesota side of the river, Lock and Dam 3 is in a relatively remote area near Red Wing, MN, approximately 8 miles off of US Highway 61, part of the Great River Road, on County Highway 19. 4330 Lock and Dam Road, Welch, MN. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 3 Website Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Hastings, MN and Red Wing, MN. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project. The Main channel provides deep draft boating opportunities while the backwaters provide a wilderness area atmosphere for the smaller shallow draft

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Mississippi River – Pool 2, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Lock and Dam 2 is about 1 mile north of downtown Hastings, MN just off of US Highway 61, part of the Great River Road. This project is adjacent to Lake Rebecca Park. 1350 Dam Road, Hastings, MN. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 2 Website Located within the Upper Mississippi River Valley between St. Paul and Hastings, MN. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project. The Main channel provides excellent deep draft boating opportunities and scenic views of the metropolitan riverfront. Pool 2 is within the Mississippi National River and Rrecreation Area corridor. There is an observation platform for visitors to

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Mississippi River – Pool 10, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Located on the Iowa side of the river, in downtown Guttenberg, IA, 5 blocks off of State Highway 52. PO Box 849, 5 Lock and Dam Lane, Guttenberg, IA. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 10 Website Located within the scenic Upper Mississippi River Valley between Lynxville, WI. and Guttenberg, IA. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project and the Fish and Wildlife Service Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge. The Main channel provides deep draft boating opportunities while the backwaters provide a wilderness

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Mississippi River – Pool 1, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Lock and Dam 1 (Ford Dam) is 4 miles downstream from St. Anthony Falls and adjacent to Minnehaha Park. Access to the site is from west River Parkway. 5000 West River Parkway, Minneapolis, MN. Phone (507) 895-6341 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi River – Pool 1 Website Located within the Upper Mississippi River Valley between Minneapolis and St. Paul. Project lands are located within the Corps of Engineers Nine Foot Navigation Project. The Main channel provides excellent deep draft boating opportunities and scenic views of the metropolitan riverfront. This pool is within the Mississippi National River and Recreation Area corridor. There is an observation platform for visitors to watch lock operations and see

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Mississippi River – Kaskaskia River, Illinois Camping & Hiking

Phone (636) 899-2600 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Illinois Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Illinois Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Illinois Recreation Areas Facebook Mississippi River – Kaskaskia River Photo Album Mississippi River – Kaskaskia River Website The Rivers Project is responsible for the operation and maintenance of five dams and seven locks, 300 miles of dikes and revetment and 110,000 acres of public lands and waters for the authorized purpose of maintaining a nine-foot navigation channel on the Upper Mississippi River, and the lower 80 miles of the Illinois River. The Rivers Project recognizes and manages the multi-purpose use of these lands and waters, which include fish and wildlife management, recreation, flood control, navigation, and water supply and quality.

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Mississippi National River and, Minnesota Camping & Hiking

Directions Limited metered street parking is available on nearby streets near our headquarters. Several parking ramps are available nearby including the Kellogg Square parking ramp. Visitor Centers are located in the lobby of the Science Museum of Minnesota (120 Kellogg Blvd East, St. Paul, MN) and at the Upper St. Anthony Lock and Dam (1 Portland Ave, Minneapolis, MN). Phone (651) 293-0200 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Minnesota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Minnesota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Minnesota Recreation Areas Mississippi National River and Recreation Area Official Website Mississippi National River and Recreation Area Map In the middle of a bustling urban setting, this 72 mile river park offers quiet stretches for fishing, boating and canoeing, birdwatching, bicycling,

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Middle Fork Taylor Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 40 at Kolob Canyons, follow E Kolob Canyon Rd, hike Taylor Creek Trail until you hit Middle Fork Taylor Creek Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas What this section of Taylor Creek lacks in length, it more than makes up for in sheer beauty and splendor. This short section, which originates in small Taylor Creek Wilderness and flows into Zion National Park, contains some of the most scenic and geologic stunning scenery to found in the area. The deep incised canyon has exposed millennia of geologic history and has provided an excellent example of the geologic processes that have created this stunning landscape. Don™t Miss: The opportunity to view an outstanding cross

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Middle Fork Powder River, Wyoming Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 90, take exit 254 for Kaycee. Head west on Highway 191 for about 1 mile. Turn left onto Highway 190W for about 16 miles to Barnum. Turn left onto Bar C Road (sign for Middle Fork Powder River Management Area). This road is an improved all-weather access road and travels directly through the headquarters of the Hole-in-the-Wall ranch. Please respect private property rights and all posted signs. Follow it for about 2 miles to the boundary of the management area and another 5 miles to the campground and trailhead. Phone 307-684-1100 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas BLM Wyoming Facebook

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Middle Fork & South Fork Eel River, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The Red Mountain unit is accessed by traveling U.S. Highway 101 to Piercy and then the frontage road to Red Mountain Access Road. Travel to the end of Red Mountain Access Road. The wilderness area is upslope several hundred meters; however, there is no developed trail but pink flagging marks access along the permanent exclusive easement that passes through private property. Access to the Cahto Peak unit is from U.S. Highway 101 at Laytonville, west on Branscomb Road, then right on Cahto Peak Road to its end. Phone 707-825-2300 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Middle Fork & South Fork Eel River Mendocino County. The Red Mountain unit is 75 miles

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Middle Deschutes Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Steelhead Falls Trail: From Terrebonne, turn west on Lower Bridge Road and proceed 2.2 miles to NW 43rd St. Turn right and drive 1.8 miles to NW Chinook Drive. Turn left at the 2nd cross street onto SW Badger Road and go 1.8 miles to SW Quail Drive and proceed another 1.2 miles. Turn left onto SW River Road and drive 1.0 mile to the trailhead. Scout Camp Trail: From Terrebonne, turn west on Lower Bridge Road and proceed 2.2 miles to NW 43rd St. Turn right and drive 1.8 miles to NW Chinook Drive. Drive 2.4 miles and turn left onto Mustang Rd and proceed another 0.2 miles. Turn right to stay on Mustang Rd and go another 0.5 miles. Turn right to stay on Mustang Rd for another 0.4 miles and turn right onto SW Shad Rd. Drive 1.4 miles to SW Peninsula Drive and turn right;

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Merced River Recreation Management Area, California Camping & Hiking

Directions From the city of Merced, located on U.S. Highway 99, travel 40 miles east on State Highway 140 to the town of Mariposa. Then travel another 15 miles along Highway 140 to the Briceburg Visitor Center at the Merced Wild & Scenic River. There are three developed BLM campgrounds along the Merced River between Briceburg and Bagby. The campgrounds are accessed by crossing the suspension bridge just past the Briceburg Visitor Center and heading down river along the unpaved Briceburg River Road (old Yosemite Valley Railroad Grade). Trailers over 18 feet and large RV’s are not recommended crossing the suspension bridge. Phone Briceburg Visitor Center (209) 379-9414 Mother Lode Field Office (916) 941-3101 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, INFORMATION SITE, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking

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Lower White River Wilderness, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions The Lower White River rises in the high Cascades in western Wasco County, in the Mount Hood National Forest on the southeast side of Mount Hood. The headwaters are just below White River Glacier in White River Canyon. Mount Hood Wilderness protects upper portions of the river, while the 2,809-acre Lower White River Wilderness, southeast of the Mount Hood Wilderness and east of highway 26, provides a buffer for a lower segment of the river. There are no maintained trails within Lower White River Wilderness but the Keeps Mill Campground is located just west of the Lower White River Wilderness. From Dufur, OR follow US-197 south to OR-216 W travel past the forest boundary and through a small section of the Warm Springs Indian Reservation to Forest Road 2120. Follow 2120 north to the Keeps Mill Campground is located along the Wild and Scenic White River just west of

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Lower Salmon River, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Access is via U.S. Highway 95 through Riggins and White Bird, Idaho. Phone 208-962-3245 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HUNTING, OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas The 425-mile Salmon River is one of the longest free-flowing river in the lower 48 states. The river begins at not much more than a trickle at an elevation of about 8,000 feet in the Sawtooth and Whitecloud Mountains of central Idaho. It gathers force as it makes its way northeast and then west, fed by snows from the Sawtooth and Salmon River Mountains in the south and the Clearwater and Bitterroot Mountains in the north. About 150 miles further on its westward course, the Salmon

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Lower Deschutes Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions The Deschutes River runs north through Central Oregon and meets the Columbia River east of The Dalles. The river can be accessed via U.S. 97, U.S. 197, and U.S. 26. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CLIMBING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FISH HATCHERY, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Getting a Deschutes River Boater Pass Lower Deschutes River Maps, Mile Markers, GPS Coordinates, and more Lower Deschutes Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Leave-No-Trace Principles The Deschutes River was designated an Oregon Scenic Waterway in 1970 and a Federal Wild and Scenic River in 1988. The river runs through a deep rimrock-lined canyon that ranges from 900 feet

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Lower Deschutes River Back Country Byway, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Maupin, Oregon: On the east side of the Deschutes River drive either direction on the Deschutes River Access road. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING, WATER ACTIVITIES Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Lower Deschutes River Flickr Album Sherar’s Falls Scenic Bikeway Lower Deschutes Boater Pass Information Learn more about the Deschutes Wild and Scenic River Lower Deschutes River Back Country Byway Spanning 32 miles along the east bank of the Lower Deschutes Wild and Scenic River, this back country byway offers close-up views of rapids and steep canyon country. Twelve paved miles originate from the hamlet of Maupin and connect to state

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Lower Crooked River Back Country Byway, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Bend, Oregon: Drive 33.3 miles east on State Highway 20; the junction with State Highway 27 -the Lower Crooked River Back Country Byway- will be on your left. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Photo Album: Lower Crooked Back Country Byway Video: Crooked Wild and Scenic River! Lower Crooked River Back Country Byway at blm.gov Just 40 minutes east of the hubbub of Bend, Oregon, sleepy Highway 27 winds 43 miles north from Highway 20 to the city of Prineville. Although the entire route is a state highway, the southernmost 18 miles are unpaved but are of high-standard graded gravel suitable for a passenger vehicle.

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Little Wood River Wilderness Study Area, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Located in Blaine County, Idaho. Phone 208-732-7200 Activities CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho Twitter Idaho Wilderness Study Areas photos BLM Idaho Facebook Page BLM Idaho YouTube In Idaho, BLM manages over 4,000 acres of public lands in the Little Wood River Wilderness Study Area. Characterized by mountainous terrain cut by steep drainages, the Little Wood River is lined with cottonwoods and willows. The area supports year-round populations of mule deer, blue grouse and sage grouse. Raptors use the cottonwoods in the canyon bottoms for nest sites.

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Little River Canyon National Preserve, Alabama Camping & Hiking

Directions GPS Address: 472 AL Hwy 35, Fort Payne, AL 35967. Our address was updated by 911 and some GPS units will send you to an incorrect address. Please use this address for GPS units. Phone (256) 845-9605 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CLIMBING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alabama Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alabama Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alabama Recreation Areas Little River Canyon National Preserve Official Website Little River Canyon National Preserve Map Little River is unique because it flows for most of its length atop Lookout Mountain in northeast Alabama. Forested uplands, waterfalls, canyon rims and bluffs, pools, boulders, and sandstone cliffs offer settings for a variety of recreational activities. Natural resources and cultural heritage come together to tell

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LaVerkin Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 16 to La Verkin, the creek will go through town Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas La Verkin Creek is a beautiful and significant creek that begins its journey at the southern boundary of Zion National Park. Smith Creek, nonetheless beautiful, has its origins within the Red Butte Wilderness. The area surrounding the confluence of these two creeks constitutes an integral part of the exceptional visual attractions associated with the Kolob section of Zion National Park. The upper portions of these creeks are characterized by steep cliffs and deep, narrow canyons while the lower portions, as flow thru the Black Ridge Wilderness, broaden into distinct alluvial valleys. Don™t Miss: Outstanding opportunities for

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Laurel River Lake, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions From London, KY, 20 mi E on KY 192 to KY 1193. Phone (606) 864-6412 Activities FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds Laurel River Lake Picnic Area Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Laurel River Lake Website Facebook Laurel River Lake Photo Album Laurel River Lake is situated within the boundaries of the Daniel Boone National Forest. The Sheltowee Trace National Recreation Trail passes through the Laurel damsite.

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Labyrinth Canyon River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Launch sites for the Labyrinth Canyon trip are Green River State Park or Ruby Ranch (Ruby Ranch is private property and there is a fee) The takeout is at Mineral Bottom. To access the takeout from Utah Highway 191 travel west on Utah Highway 313 for 13 miles. Turn west on a road signed “Mineral Bottom Road”. The river is located about 15 miles west on this dirt road. Note: the last part of the drive descends steep switchbacks down to the river. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas General Information Permits are required for all boating trips in Labyrinth Canyon. River recreation in Labyrinth Canyon is jointly managed by the

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Kolob Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 16 to Hwy 9 and onto Kolob Terrace Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas “Kolob Creek starts as the outlet for Kolob reservoir to the north. This spectacular section of the stream contains world class features such as deeply incised canyons hundreds of feet deep, large waterfalls, deep plunge pools and awesome hanging gardens as it flows thru the Deep Creek Wilderness. The photographic scenery of the area is exemplary and is not common in the area. Visitors are willing to travel very long distances to visit this area for the spectacular beauty and physical challenges the canyon provides. Don™t Miss: World class canyoneering. ”

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Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site, North Dakota Camping & Hiking

Directions Plane Fly into Bismarck or Minot, ND. Hazen, ND (15 miles from site) has an airport for small planes. Car One-half mile north of Stanton, ND on County Road 37. One hour northwest of Bismarck, ND and one and a half hours southwest of Minot, ND. Public Transportation Charter and tour bus parking available at Visitor Center parking lot. Phone (701) 745-3300 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: North Dakota Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: North Dakota Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More North Dakota Recreation Areas Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site Official Website Knife River Indian Villages National Historic Site Map Earthlodge people hunted bison and other game, but were in essence farmers living in villages along the Missouri and its

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Kiger Creek Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Kiger Gorge Overlook: From Frenchglen, Oregon, head southeast on OR-205 S for 0.2 miles. Take Fish Lake Rd and Steens Mountain Rd to the overlook, approximately 22.8 miles. Phone 541-573-4400 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, WILDERNESS, OBSERVATION SITE, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Story Map: Steens Mountain Wilderness Area Tour Kiger Creek Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Map of Steens Mountain Wilderness Video: Steens Mountain Kiger Gorge Overview: Kiger Creek flows through one of the most prominent canyons in the Steens Mountain area and offers a spectacular display of past glacial activity. The long corridor can be seen from miles away, and is identifiable by its own unique geologic feature – Kiger Notch.

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Kentucky River, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Phone (502) 223-8338 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Kentucky River Website Provides a navigational channel for commercial and recreational traffic. The river meanders through the Kentucky bluegrass area and is a favorite boating stream during the summer and fall. Public facilities are not available.

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Kanawha River – Winfield Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Approximately 18 miles west of Charleston, WV, on State Rt. 62. Phone (304) 586-2501 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Kanawha River – Winfield Pool Website One of the essential navigation projects on the Kanawha River, used primarily for the shipment of coal and chemicals for the large industrial complex of Charleston.

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Kanawha River – Marmet Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Located east of Charleston, WV, off US Rt. 60 near Belle, WV. Phone (304) 949-1175 Activities FISHING, PICNICKING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Kanawha River – Marmet Pool Website Provides a 9-ft navigable channel on the Kanawha River extending 15 miles to London Dam. Located at Belle, WV.

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Kanawha River – London Pool, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Located approximately 2 miles west of Montgomery, WV on US Route 60. Phone (304) 442-8422 Activities PICNICKING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Kanawha River – London Pool Website Provides a navigable channel to the head of navigation on the Kanawha River and principally serves the coal mines in that area. Located near Montgomery.

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Jordan River OHV State, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Park is within the Salt Lake City limits, approximately 8 miles west and north of downtown. Take exit 25 off I-215 then take the frontage road (Rose Park Ln “ 2100 N.) north to the park. Phone 801-533-5425 Activities OFF HIGHWAY VEHICLE, DAY USE AREA Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas JordanRiverOHV Jordan River OHV Recreation Area Full Story This OHV destination is perfect for digging into the dirt. Four tracks, including two motocross (MX) tracks for off-highway motorcyclists, and two dual-purpose OHM and ATV tracks fill the space. For this densely populated part of the Wasatch Front, it’s a perfect chance to get the toys out for some quick off-road action. While it’s no Paiute or Arapeen…

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John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor, Massachusetts Camping & Hiking

Directions The Heritage Corridor is in Linwood Mill Suite #10, located on Linwood Avenue in the town of Northbridge, MA. It is just to the northwest of the intersection of Linwood Avenue and Rt. 122. Phone (508) 234-4242 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Massachusetts Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Massachusetts Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Massachusetts Recreation Areas John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Official Website John H. Chafee Blackstone River Valley National Heritage Corridor Map The Blackstone River runs from Worcester, MA to Providence, RI. Its waters powered the Slater Mill in Pawtucket, RI, America’s first successful cotton spinning mill. This creative spark began the nation’s transformation from Farm to Factory. Today, the Blackstone River Valley

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John Day Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Service Creek : From Prineville, Oregon:Take US 26 east out of town and drive 46.5 miles to OR 207 N. Turn left and drive 23.5 miles. Service Creek Campground and boat launch will be on the right. Clarno : From Prineville, Oregon:Take US 26 north out of town and drive 30 miles to US 97. Turn right and stay on US 97 for 19.5 miles. Turn right on OR 293 and proceed 13.6 miles to OR218 and turn right continuing another 15 miles to the Clarno Boat Launch on the left (north) side of the highway. Phone 541-416-6700 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation

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Jarbidge River Launch Site, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Travel to Murphy Hot Springs via the Bruneau-Three Creek Road or the Jarbidge Road. The Jarbidge Road, also called Three Creek Highway, has an asphalt surface and originates from U.S. 93 at Rogerson, Idaho. Phone 208-735-2060 Activities AUTO TOURING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho Twitter BLM Idaho Facebook Page Idaho Recreation Sites BLM Idaho YouTube The Jarbidge Wild and Scenic River has a short boating season, typically it only has enough water to float in the spring. The river has challenging whitewater and sections that most boaters portage. Two-wheel drive vehicles are sufficient to reach the put-in, located at the confluence of the West Fork and East

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James River National Wildlife Refuge, Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Public access is only available for pre-registered visitors and participants of refuge sponsored events. 4550 Flowerdew Hundred Road Hopewell, VA 23860 Take Route 10 south/east toward Hopewell. After passing through Hopewell, proceed another 8 miles to Route 639. Take a left and look for the Refuge entrance sign. Phone 804 829 9020 Activities BOATING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Virginia Recreation Areas James River National Wildlife Refuge James River National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) is one of four refuges that comprise the Eastern Virginia Rivers National Wildlife Refuge Complex. The Refuge encompasses 4,200 acres of forest and wetland habitats along the James River, bordered by Powells Creek to the west, and the

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IWW Delaware River to Chesapeake Bay, Maryland Camping & Hiking

Phone (301) 885-5622 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Maryland Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Maryland Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Maryland Recreation Areas IWW Delaware River to Chesapeake Bay Website Facebook Primarily a commercial navigation project, although the canal is also open to recreational boats, and public access is allowable along canal banks. There is a single boat launch facility maintained by the Corps, as well as six fishing piers along the canal banks. There is also a Canal Museum at Chesapeake City which provides visitors with a glimpse of the canal’s early days.

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Illinois River – Riverlands, Missouri Camping & Hiking

Phone (636) 899-2600 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Missouri Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Missouri Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Missouri Recreation Areas Illinois River – Riverlands Trail Map Facebook Illinois River – Riverlands Photo Album Illinois River – Riverlands Website The Rivers Project is responsible for the operation and maintenance of five dams and seven locks, 300 miles of dikes and revetment and 110,000 acres of public lands and waters for the authorized purpose of maintaining a nine-foot navigation channel on the Upper Mississippi River, and the lower 80 miles of the Illinois River. The Rivers Project recognizes and manages the multi-pupose use of these lands and waters, which include fish and wildlife management, recreation, flood control, navigation, and water supply

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Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, New York Camping & Hiking

Directions For directions to particular sites within the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, visit http://www.hudsonrivervalley.com Phone (518) 473-3835 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New York Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New York Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New York Recreation Areas Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area Official Website Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area Map Maurice D. Hinchey Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area stretches from New York City to Albany. The area’s resources exhibit the roles of freedom and dignity in the valley’s history, and the historical and contemporary role of commerce. Revolutionary War stories, famous residences, scenic parks and gardens, and landscapes all contribute to the Hudson Valley’s beauty and significance.

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Hassayampa River Canyon Wilderness, Arizona Camping & Hiking

Directions Phone (623) 580-5500 Activities HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, WILDERNESS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arizona Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arizona Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arizona Recreation Areas Hassayampa River Canyon Wilderness Hassayampa River Canyon Wilderness Map Overview The 11,840-acre Hassayampa River Canyon Wilderness is about eight miles northeast of Wickenburg and 48 miles northwest of Phoenix, Arizona in Yavapai County. The wilderness includes several miles of free-flowing Hassayampa River and its associated riparian habitat. The side canyons and the uplands support chaparral, paloverde and saguaro plant communities. Recreation opportunities such as extended horseback riding and backpacking trips, sightseeing and photography are enhanced by the diverse topography, scenic character, and size, as well as the botanical, wildlife, and cultural values of the area. Know Before You Go In wilderness, you can enjoy

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Gulkana Wild and Scenic River, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions From Glennallen, drive northeast about 15 miles on State Highway 1 (Glenn Highway) to State Highway 4 (Richardson Highway). Travel about 20 miles north on Highway 4 to Sourdough Campground. Continue north for an additional 25 miles to the put-in at Paxson Lake Campground. Phone 907-822-3217 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas Gulkana National Wild and Scenic River The Gulkana River watershed drains approximately 2,140 square miles of Southcentral Alaska. The river begins in the Alaska Range near Summit Lake and flows south into the Copper River, which eventually empties into the Gulf of Alaska between Cordova and Katalla. Several hundred lakes and ponds are scattered throughout the

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Greenriver +2 Locks, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Phone (270) 826-7360 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Greenriver +2 Locks Photo Album Greenriver +2 Locks Website These locks and dams provide a usable channel for recreational and commercial traffic on the Green River. Public facilities are not available.

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Green River/Warren Bridge River Access Area, Wyoming Camping & Hiking

Directions This recreation area is located 20 miles north of Pinedale, Wyoming off of US Highway 191. If traveling north, slow down as you cross the Green River. The entrance road will be on your right about 200 yards north of the bridge. If traveling south, from Bondurant Wyoming, slow down when you first see the bridge on the Green River. The entrance road will be on your left about 200 yards before you cross the Green River. Phone 307-367-5300 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wyoming Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wyoming Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wyoming Recreation Areas BLM Wyoming YouTube BLM Wyoming Flickr BLM Wyoming Twitter BLM Wyoming Facebook Page The Green River/Warren Bridge

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Green River State Park, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions Approximately 182 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and 52 miles north of Moab. Located within the city limits of Green River, Utah just off Interstate 70. Make a reservation on the Utah State Parks reservation site. Phone 435-564-3633 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, DAY USE AREA, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Utah State Parks Camping, RV and Cabin at Reserve America Golf Course Information Green River State Park Full Story Cottonwood-lined fairways wrap around the campground and trace the banks of the Green River. This verdant park in the heart of Utah is a relaxing base camp for golfers, fishers and boaters, but also serves and an ideal launch for

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Green River Lake, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions Located 90 miles southeast of Louisville via I-65 and KY 61, 210, and 55 south. Phone (270) 465-4463 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds HOLMES BEND PIKES RIDGE SMITH RIDGE Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas Green River Lake Photo Album Facebook Emerald Isle Resort Holmes Bend Resort Green River Lake Website Green River Lake is the largest project in the Louisville District — counting both the land and water acreage (33,793 acres). The Green River is the longest river, at 370 miles, to flow completely within the Commonwealth of Kentucky’s borders. Green River

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Great Egg Harbor River, New Jersey Camping & Hiking

Directions Estell Manor Park, where visitors can see the Great Egg Harbor National Scenic and Recreational River, is located 3.5 miles South of Mays Landing, New Jersey, off of Route 50. It is approximately 17 miles west of Atlantic City. There is a stamper for Passport Stamp Books at the Fox Nature Center, and a stamp can be obtained at the mailing address provided below. Phone (215) 597-5823 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Jersey Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Jersey Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Jersey Recreation Areas Great Egg Harbor River Official Website Great Egg Harbor River Map The River gradually widens as it picks up the waters of 17 tributaries on its way to Great Egg Harbor

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Grande Ronde Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Enterprise, Oregon: Drive west 31 miles on State Highway 82. The highway crosses the Wallowa River at Minam, Oregon and is a common starting point for Grande Ronde river adventures. Phone 541-473-3144 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Video: Grande Ronde Wild and Scenic River! Leave-No-Trace Principles Grande Ronde Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Photo Album: Grande Ronde Wild and Scenic River Overview: The Grande Ronde Wild and Scenic River encompasses 43.8 miles of primitive river corridor with outstanding opportunities for wildlife viewing. Many boaters start their trip on the Wallowa River at Minam, Oregon, a tributary of the Grande Ronde river. Trips launched from here

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Goose Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, exit 16 to Hwy 9, take Kolob terrace rd and a right onto Lava point rd, follow service rd for 4.3 miles Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas With its source originating high in the sandstone cliffs of Zion National Park, Goose Creek meanders thru spectacular slot canyons, across a small section of BLM , the Goose Creek Wilderness and back into the national park, finally terminating at the confluence with the North Fork of the Virgin River. The scenic value of Goose Creek is outstanding with narrow vertical sandstone cliffs hundreds of feet tall, with stringers of mixed conifer forest, mountain shrubs and riparian vegetation. Don™t Miss: Recreational opportunities within Goose Creek

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Gila River, Arizona Camping & Hiking

Directions From Winkelman, take SR77 east to milepost 141.4 to the Shores Recreation Site entrance road, and milepost 144.6 to the Christmas Recreation Site. Phone (520) 258-7200 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arizona Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arizona Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arizona Recreation Areas The Gila River recreation area is located along the Gila River and SR 77 north of Winkelman in Gila County, AZ, approximately 70 miles north of Tucson and 100 miles southeast of Phoenix. There are two sites along the Gila River upstream from the town of Winkelman, Arizona. The Shores and Christmas recreation sites are minimally developed to provide access to the river for river-related recreation opportunities. The Gila River flows during the spring and summer are suitable

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Gauley River National, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Plane The largest airport is at Charleston, about 65 miles from Summersville. There are also small airports at Summersville and Beckley. Car The main entrance to Gauley River National Recreation Area is located off US Route 19 south of Summersville and north of Fayetteville, West Virginia. Turn off US Route 19 onto WV Route 129 toward Summersville Dam. Take the second left after you cross over the dam and follow the signs to Gauley River. Phone (304) 465-0508 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Gauley River National Recreation Area Official Website Gauley River National Recreation Area Map The 25 miles of free-flowing Gauley River and the six miles of the

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Fresno River, California Camping & Hiking

Directions Proceed north from Oakhurst on Highway 49 to the Raymond Rd. (also referred to as Grub Gulch Rd.). Drive 2.5 miles west from Hwy 49 to the dirt parking area at the junction of the Fresno River and Crook’s Creek, by the historical marker for Sugar Pine Flume. Follow the trail to the river. Phone 661-391-6000 Activities FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Fresno River Recreation Area Located in the Historic Grub Gulch Mining District and site of a portion of the historic Sugarpine-Madera Flume, this site features access to the Fresno River. Activities include water play, nature study and gold panning (with permission of the Central Valley Prospectors Club which holds the

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Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Phone 208-373-4000 Activities WILDERNESS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness Map Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness The Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness now contains a total of 2,366,757 acres and is managed by the Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Idaho. In 1980 the Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "…increasing population, accompanied by expanding settlement and growing mechanization,…" you play an important role in helping to "…secure for

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Fox River National Wildlife Refuge, Wisconsin Camping & Hiking

Directions From Portage, take Highway 33 east to County Highway F north; from Montello, take Highway 22 south to County Highway F south. Refuge is on west side of County Highway F, across from John Muir County Park. Phone 920-387-2658 Activities INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HUNTING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Wisconsin Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Wisconsin Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Wisconsin Recreation Areas Fox River National Wildlfie Refuge Fox River National Wildlife Refuge, managed by staff at Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, encompasses 1,004 acres of wetland and upland habitat along the Fox River in Marquette County, Wisconsin. Refuge staff restores, enhances, and preserves the oak savanna upland and sedge meadow wetland habitats historically found in extensive areas along the Fox River. Staff manages the wildlife populations that use these habitats, with special

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Fortymile National Wild and Scenic River, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions Most visitors to the Fortymile Wild and Scenic River arrive via the 160-mile-long Taylor Highway, which branches off the Alaska Highway at Tetlin Junction near Tok, or via the Top of the Highway from Dawson City. From Tok, proceed east 12 miles on State Highway 2 to the Taylor Highway and then to a selected drop-off point, such as the South Fork Bridge Wayside or Fortymile Bridge. Air taxi shuttles to remote drop-off and take-out points can also be arranged in Tok or Fairbanks. Approximate driving times: 6 to 8 hours from Fairbanks; 8 to 10 hours from Anchorage; 2 to 3 hours from Dawson City, Yukon Territory. Phone 907-474-2200 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these

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Fort Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions From the intersection of NM 246 and US 380 in Capitan, NM, drive east on US 380 for 4.3 miles to NM 220, which will be on the right. From the west end of Lincoln, NM, drive west 7.75 miles to NM 220, which will be on the left. Drive south 0.9 for miles to the Rob Jaggers Campground, where maps and an information kiosk are available. Historic Fort Stanton is approximately 1.5 miles further south on NM 220. On the grounds of Fort Stanton, the State of New Mexico operates a museum with information about the Fort and the Fort Stanton – Snowy River Cave NCA. Phone 575-354-0099 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, RECREATIONAL VEHICLES, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

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Fall River Lake, Kansas Camping & Hiking

Directions From El Dorado, 10 miles south on US 77, 46 miles east on KS 96. Phone (620) 658-4445 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kansas Recreation Areas Fall River Lake Website Fall River Lake Photo Album Flowers, birds and game enhance this project in rolling prairie country. The 10,900-acre Fall River Game Management Area is located here.

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Elkhorn Creek Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Salem, Oregon:Follow OR-22 E/Santiam Hwy SE 24 miles to N Fork Rd/Little North Fork, turn left. Continue on N Fork Rd. and turn right onto N Fork Ln. Continue for approximately 1.7 miles where the road meets Elkhorn Creek. Phone 503-815-1100 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Photo Album: Elkhorn Creek Wild and Scenic River Elkhorn Creek Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Leave-No-Trace Principles Video: Elkhorn Creek Wild and Scenic River! Overview: Elkhorn Creek is a unique, pristine, low-elevation setting, with limited access, providing a landscape with few signs of human disturbance or activity. It flows through the heavily forested and rugged foothills of the west side of the Cascade Range and

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Elk River Trailhead, California Camping & Hiking

Directions To access the north end of Headwaters along the Elk River, take the Elk River Road exit off Highway 101, at the south end of Eureka. Turn right onto Elk River Road and drive approximately six miles to the Elk River Trailhead parking area. Phone 707-825-2300 Activities HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Elk river Trailhead The first 3 miles follow a narrow stream corridor of public land that parallels the South Fork Elk River. The first mile is paved and accessible for those with limited mobility. Bicycles and dogs (under owner™s control) are allowed on the first 3 miles. The last 2 Ð… miles wind beneath a closed tree canopy, ending at a small

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East Branch Clarion River Lake, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Phone (814) 965-2065 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Pennsylvania Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas Facebook East Branch Clarion River Lake Map East Branch Clarion River Lake Website Elk State Park is located at this lake in scenic western Pennslyvania, 14 miles north east of Johnsonburg.

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Eagle River Recreation Management Area, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Directions From Denver, CO to Colorado River Valley Field Office (1.Take the exit onto I-70 W toward Grand Jct 164 mi (2. Take exit 97 toward 9th St 0.2 mi (3. Turn left onto 9th St 0.1 mi (4. Turn left onto River Frontage Rd. Destination will be on the right 0.9 mi. Phone 970-876-9000 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Colorado Recreation Areas Eagle River Fishing Eagle River Recreation Management Area The Eagle River Extensive Recreation Management Area provides excellent recreational opportunities, especially for fishermen and boaters visiting the area. The recreation sites just a few miles from Gypsum provide camping facilities and boat access. Allows for year round whitewater rafting, and it is a popular

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Donner Ñnd Blitzen Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Burns, Oregon Take State Highway 78 southeast for approximately 2 miles. Tum right onto State Highway 205 and travel south for 60 miles to Frenchglen, Oregon. Just past Frenchglen, tum left onto the Steens Mountain Loop Road. Follow the Loop Road for approximately 3 miles before turning into Page Springs Campground to the right, just across the Donner und Blitzen River. Phone 541-573-4400 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, WILDERNESS, PHOTOGRAPHY, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Donner Ñnd Blitzen Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Leave-No-Trace Principles Donner Ñnd Blitzen Wild and Scenic River at the National Conservation Lands website Video: Explore Oregon Recreation: Page Springs Campground Photo Album: Donner Ñnd Blitzen Wild

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Dolores River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions The Dolores River confluence with the Colorado River is located just upstream from Dewey Bridge on Utah Highway 128. Phone 435-259-2100 Activities CAMPING, WATER SPORTS Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The Utah section of the Dolores River offers technical rapids, stunning scenery, wildlife viewing, side-canyon hiking, and camping. A free permit is required and may be obtained by calling the BLM Moab river reservation line at (435) 259-7012 between 8:00 a.m. and noon, Monday-Friday (excluding Federal Holidays). Permits are emailed or faxed and trip leaders must sign and carry the permit on the river to be authorized. Please contact the BLM Moab Office several days in advance of your trip or if you need to make changes

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Dolores River SRMA, Colorado Camping & Hiking

Directions The Bradfield Bridge Recreation Site is the furthest upstream of several access points and can be accessed from County Road R off of Highway 491 (on the northern end of the town of Cahone, Co). Turn East off of CR R and drive approximately 3 miles to County Road 16. Turn South on CR16 and drive approximately 1.25 miles to County Road S. Turn East on CR S and drive approximately 1 mile to the entrance to Bradfield Bridge Recreation Site. Phone TRFO: 970-882-7296 or UFO: 970-240-5300 Activities BOATING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Colorado Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Colorado Hiking Trails Bradfield Recreation Site Dolores River Overlook Related Link(s) More Colorado Recreation Areas BLM Dolores River Recreation Area Dolores River PDF Map This 102 mile stretch of river carves its

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Dirty Devil River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions River put-in is 4 miles east of State Route 95 on 650 East Phone (435) 542-3461 Activities BOATING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Named by John Wesley Powell during a mapping expedition in the late 1800s, this river and its many tributaries offered an impregnable fortress hideout for Butch Cassidy and other outlaws during the early 1900s. Today backpackers and canyoneering enthusiasts retrace the steps of these early explorers. This area still offers a primitive opportunity where self reliance and pre-planning are required.

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Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, Michigan Camping & Hiking

Directions Not Applicable. Phone 734-365-0219 Activities BOATING, FISHING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Michigan Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Michigan Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Michigan Recreation Areas Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge On December 21, 2001, President Bush signed legislation establishing the first International Wildlife Refuge in North America. The refuge, which includes islands, coastal wetlands, marshes, shoals, and riverfront lands along 18 miles of the Lower Detroit River, will protect and restore habitat for 29 species of waterfowl, 65 kinds of fish, and 300 species of migratory birds along the river in Michigan and Canada. Business interests are playing a key role in supporting the creation of the International Wildlife Refuge. The Service owns four islands within the refuge. The refuge is managed by staff at Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, in

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Delta Wild and Scenic River Wayside, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Phone 907-822-3217 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas BLM Alaska Facebook Page BLM Alaska Twitter BLM Alaska YouTube Channel The Delta Wild and Scenic River Wayside is located at MP 21.5 on the south side of the Denali Highway and is for day-use only (no camping). The wayside is equipped with an accessible picnic area, water and toilets. The boat launch provides access and parking for extended wilderness canoe trips in the Upper Tangle Lakes system to the south, where numerous lakes of all sizes provide important wildlife habitat.

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Deep Creek Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, exit 16 to Hwy 9, take Kolob terrace rd turn right onto Oak Valley Rd, continue onto Oak Creek Drive, then Fitzwater Drive , back onto Oak Creek Drive and end at Virgin Drive. The river is down in the canyon. Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Deep Creeks origin is to the north of the BLM parcel and on private lands. This spectacular section of the stream runs thru the Deep Creek Wilderness and contains world class features such as deeply incised canyons hundreds of feet deep, large waterfalls, deep plunge pools and awesome hanging gardens. The photographic scenery of the area is exemplary and is not common in the area. This

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Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge, Florida Camping & Hiking

Directions Information about the Crystal River NWR can be obtained by visiting the refuge headquarters, located in Crystal River, Florida. The headquarters can be accessed from U.S. 19, which runs through the Town of Crystal River. A directional sign located on both sides of the highway, at the intersection of U.S. 19 and S.E. Paradise Point Drive. Turn onto Paradise Point Drive and proceed west, following the road. As Paradise Point Drive curves toward the north, it will change names and become Kings Bay Drive. The headquarters building is located at 1502 S.E. Kings Bay Drive, which is on the left side of the road, immediately adjacent to the Port Hotel and Marina. Phone 352-563-2088 Activities BOATING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Florida Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Florida Hiking

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Crooked Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions North Fork: From Prineville, Oregon, drive southeast for 35 miles on the Post-Paulina Highway (OR 380). Turn left on Teaters Road and proceed 1.4 miles to an unnamed gravel road on the left. Drive approximately 6.2 miles to the seasonal gate at Telephone Springs. From here, you can park and hike or take one of the rough spur ways towards the river. Chimney Rock Segment: From Prineville, Oregon, drive 12 miles south on the Crooked River Highway (OR 27). The wild and scenic segment begins here and continues south 7.3 miles to Bowman Dam. Lower Crooked River: From Terrebonne, Oregon, drive 0.5 miles north on The Dalles-California Highway (US97). Turn left onto NW Lower Bridge Way/Lower Bridge Market Rd for 2.2 miles. Turn right onto NW 43rd St and drive 1.8 miles. Turn left onto NW Chinook Drive and proceed for 5.1 miles. Then NW Chinook Dr turns slightly

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Cosumnes River, California Camping & Hiking

Directions From Sacramento, take Interstate 5 south and exit at Twin Cities Road. Head east on Twin Cities Road to Franklin Boulevard, then turn south. Continue on Franklin Blvd and go past Desmond Road. The Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center is approximately a half mile south along Franklin Blvd on the left (east) side. Phone 916-684-2816 Activities INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Cosumnes River Cosumnes Wetland Walk The Cosumnes River Preserve is home to California’s largest remaining valley oak riparian forest, and is one of the few protected wetland habitat areas in the state. The Preserve includes over 46,000 acres of central valley grasslands, vernal

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Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center, California Camping & Hiking

Directions The Cosumnes River Preserve is approximately 20 miles south of Sacramento. From the city of Sacramento, take Interstate 5 south and exit at Twin Cities Road. Head east on Twin Cities Road to Franklin Boulevard, then turn south. Continue on Franklin Blvd and go past Desmond Road. The Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center is approximately a half mile south along Franklin Blvd on the left (east) side. Phone 916-684-2816 Activities AUTO TOURING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, HIKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center Cosumnes River Preserve partner site The Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center is open and staffed by volunteers on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 am

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Conemaugh River Lake, Pennsylvania Camping & Hiking

Directions Follow signs 7 miles east from Saltsburg. Phone (724) 459-7240 Activities BIKING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Pennsylvania Campgrounds CONEMAUGH LAKE PAVILIONS Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Pennsylvania Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Pennsylvania Recreation Areas Conemaugh River Lake Map Conemaugh Valley Conservancy Conemaugh River Lake Photo Album Conemaugh River Lake Website Facebook An unusual endowment of cultural resources attract visitors to Conemaugh Dam. Adjacent to the Dam site Recreation Area, historical development is currently underway with the construction of the Trail of Transportation History and the Tunnel view Historic Site. The riverside trail follows the towpath that runs along the Main Line Canal that once connected Philadelphia with Pittsburgh (1834 ? 1854). Overlooks

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Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area Office 902 Wasco Avenue, Suite 200 Hood River, OR 97031 Phone (541) 308-1700 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, CAMPING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, PICNICKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds EAGLE CREEK CAMPGROUND WYETH CAMPGROUND EAGLE CREEK OVERLOOK GRP SITE Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Eagle Creek Day Use Area Coyote Wall Recreation Area Sandy River Delta Skamania Lodge Information Center Wahkeena Falls Multnomah Falls Lodge Herman Creek Trailhead Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area From watersports to wonderful vistas, the Columbia River Gorge provides just about every type of outdoor recreation you can imagine. Find maps and current conditions and explore specific recreation sites listed below the interactive map on this page.  Know before

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Colebrook River Lake, Connecticut Camping & Hiking

Directions From Winsted, 6 miles north on CT 8. Phone (860) 379-8234 Activities BOATING, HIKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Connecticut Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Connecticut Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Connecticut Recreation Areas Colebrook River Lake Website Colebrook River Lake Photo Album The 700-acre lake is open seasonally for fishing and boating and has a large boat ramp available. The lake and river are stocked with trout by the State. The fall foliage season offers spectacular views from atop the dam and from vessels while boating on the reservoir. Connecticut regulations and designated seasons apply. For up-to-date information, call (860) 379-8234.

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Clearwater River, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions East of Lewiston, Idaho Phone 208-962-3245 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho YouTube Idaho Recreation Sites BLM Idaho Facebook Page BLM Idaho Twitter The Clearwater River is a world-renowned salmon and steelhead fishery that attracts anglers from around the world. The BLM manages portions of the land on the main stem of the Clearwater River as well as three recreation sites: Harpers Bend, McKay’s Bend, and Pink House. More information regarding the amenities at these sites, such as boat ramps or camping, is available below in the Quick Links section of this website. The Northwest Discovery Water Trail is the first 40-mile reach of the Clearwater River from

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Clackamas Wild and Scenic River, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Estacada, Oregon: Follow Oregon Highway 224 East for 9.5 miles to the Memaloose Bridge. Phone 503-815-1100 Activities AUTO TOURING, BIKING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Photo Album: Clackamas Wild and Scenic River Interactive Video: 360° drive along the Clackamas Wild and Scenic River Clackamas Wild and Scenic River at rivers.gov Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway Overview: The Clackamas River is located to the west of the Cascade Range and to the south of the Columbia River Gorge in northern Oregon. Flowing northwest from its sources high in the Cascade Mountains, the designated portion of the river, which is 47 miles (75.6 km) in length, runs from Big Spring (headwaters area) to Big Cliff, just

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Chena River Lakes, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions From Fairbanks, 17 miles east on Richardson Hwy. Phone (907) 488-2748 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WINTER SPORTS, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas Chena River Lakes Trail Map Chena River Lakes Photo Album Chena River Lakes Map Chena River Lakes Website The Chena Project offers a host of recreational opportunities and a variety of Alaskan scenery to enjoy throughout the year. Watch our abundant wildlife, catch a fish, explore our trails or simply enjoy the Project in your own way; whether it be under the Midnight Sun or the Northern Lights.

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Chattahoochee River National, Georgia Camping & Hiking

Directions To find the Island Ford Visitor Center enter the physical address, 8800 Roberts Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30350, into your GPS unit or your favorite map software. Once you have arrived at the park entrance turn onto Island Ford Parkway and follow the signs to the park headquarters. Phone (678) 538-1200 Activities BIKING, BOATING, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Georgia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Georgia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Georgia Recreation Areas Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area Official Website Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area Map Today the river valley attracts us for so many reasons. Take a solitary walk to enjoy nature™s display, raft leisurely through the rocky shoals with friends, fish the misty waters as the sun comes up, or have a picnic on a

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Charles River, Massachusetts Camping & Hiking

Directions Public use areas can be reached off of I-90, I-95 and I-495. Phone (508) 278-2511 Activities WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Massachusetts Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Massachusetts Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Massachusetts Recreation Areas Charles River Website Once called, “Quinobequin” by native Indians, Captain John Smith renamed the area for Charles I of England. The winding river rambles for 80 miles from its headwaters, covers an area of over 300 square miles and is the most densely populated river basin in New England. The area provides for wetlands and wildlife and recreation activities. For up-to-date information, call (508) 278-2511.

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Cape Fear River, North Carolina Camping & Hiking

Phone (910) 655-2605 Activities BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: North Carolina Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: North Carolina Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More North Carolina Recreation Areas Cape Fear River Website Cape Fear River Watch Located in the tobacco country of eastern North Carolina on the improved channel between Wilmington and Fayetteville, the facilities are equipped for day-use, boating and picnicking. Shad fishing is popular, but swimming and camping are not permitted.

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Cane River National Heritage Area, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Directions Cane River National Heritage Area in northwestern Louisiana is a largely rural, agricultural landscape known for its historic plantations, its distinctive Creole architecture, and its multi-cultural legacy. The central corridor of the heritage area begins just south of Natchitoches, and extends along both sides of Cane River Lake for approximately 35 miles. The heritage area includes Cane River Creole National Historical Park, seven National Historic Landmarks, three State Historic Sites, and other places. Phone (318) 356-5555 Activities HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Cane River National Heritage Area Official Website Cane River National Heritage Area Map More than 300-years of history are etched into the rural landscape of

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Cane River Creole National Historical Park, Louisiana Camping & Hiking

Directions To reach Oakland Plantation, take I-49 to Exit 127, Flora/Cypress. Head east on LA Highway 120 toward Cypress. Cross over LA Highway 1 onto LA Highway 494. The parking lot and entrance pavilion for Oakland is 4.5 miles east of Highway 1 on the left. To reach the grounds of Magnolia Plantation, take I-49 to Exit 119, Derry. Head east on LA Highway 119. Cross over LA Highway 1 and proceed for 1.1 miles. The parking area of Magnolia Plantation is on the right just before the road closure. Phone (318) 352-0383 Activities BIKING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Louisiana Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Louisiana Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Louisiana Recreation Areas Cane River Creole National Historical Park Official Website Cane River Creole National Historical Park

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Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge, Alabama Camping & Hiking

Directions Cahaba River NWR is located in Bibb County, Alabama, approximately six miles east of West Blocton on County Road 24. River access is provided by a gravel road on the south (right) side of Bibb County Road 24 approximately 250 yards past the refuge entrance sign. Phone 256-848-7085 Activities FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alabama Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alabama Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alabama Recreation Areas Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge Cahaba River NWR is one of nation’s newest National Wildlife Refuges, the 540th in fact. Established September 25, 2002 for the purpose of protecting and managing a unique section of the Cahaba River and land adjacent to it. Cahaba River NWR is home to five federally listed species including

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Cache River National Wildlife Refuge, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions Cache River NWR Headquarters is located 16 miles south of Augusta, Arkansas on Highway 33. From US Highway 64, turn south on Highway 33. Follow Highway 33 approximately 16 miles. The headquarters is on the left side of the road. Phone 870-347-2614 Activities BOATING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, PHOTOGRAPHY Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Cache River National Wildlife Refuge Cache River National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) was established in 1986 to protect significant wetland habitats and provide feeding and resting areas for migrating waterfowl. As one of the few remaining areas in the Lower Mississippi River Valley not drastically altered by channelization and drainage, the Cache River basin contains a variety of wetland

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Buffalo National River, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions Buffalo National River is a long, narrow park that is crossed by three main highways. Highways 7, 43, and 62/65 are the main roads out of Harrison, Arkansas that will take you to the Buffalo River, depending on which part of the park you wish to visit. GPS systems are not reliable in this area so please call ahead for directions or pick up a map of the area beforehand. Phone (870) 439-2502 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds TYLER BEND CAMPGROUND OZARK PAVILION BUFFALO POINT Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Buffalo National River Official Website Buffalo National River Map Established in 1972, Buffalo National River flows freely for 135 miles and is one of the

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Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness Area, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions From the hamlet of Bruneau, Idaho head east on Hot Springs Road for 15.6 miles to wilderness kiosk, take a right (west) at kiosk for three miles to the Bruneau River overlook. Phone 208-735-2060 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, WILDERNESS, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho Facebook Page Idaho Wilderness photos BLM Idaho YouTube BLM Idaho Twitter BLM manages more than 90,000 acres of public lands in the Bruneau-Jarbidge Rivers Wilderness. The Owyhee Canyonlands is a huge and remote area of eastern Oregon, southwestern Idaho and northern Nevada. Hidden within this vast high desert plateau are deep canyons carved by the Owyhee, Bruneau and Jarbidge Rivers. The rivers of the

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Bruneau Wild and Scenic River, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions From the One Stop in Bruneau, turn south on Hot Springs Road and go 15.5 miles then turn right and go 3 miles to the Bruneau Canyon Overlook Phone 208-735-2060 Activities CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho YouTube Idaho Wild and Scenic River photos BLM Idaho Facebook Page BLM Idaho Twitter Hidden within a vast high desert plateau are deep canyons carved by the Owyhee, Bruneau and Jarbidge Rivers in a remote area of southwestern Idaho. Nearly 40 miles of Bruneau River’s 50-mile total length are designated as wild. Volcanic caves, canyons and spire-like hoodoos tower hundreds of feet above whitewater rafters in this unique environment of unsurpassed solitude

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Bruneau River Take-Out, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions Access to this site is via a good quality gravel road from the Clover-Three Creek Road. It is 9 miles south of Bruneau. Phone 208-735-2060 Activities FISHING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Idaho Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Idaho Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Idaho Recreation Areas BLM Idaho YouTube BLM Idaho Twitter Idaho Recreation Sites BLM Idaho Facebook Page Hidden within a vast high desert plateau are deep canyons carved by the Owyhee, Bruneau and Jarbidge Rivers in a remote area of southwestern Idaho. Nearly 40 miles of Bruneau River’s 50-mile total length are designated as wild. Volcanic caves, canyons and spire-like hoo-doos tower hundreds of feet above whitewater rafters in this unique environment of unsurpassed solitude and unique beauty. In early spring, this area brightens up with beautiful

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Bruneau River Launch Site, Idaho Camping & Hiking

Directions From Bruneau, ID at the One Stop head south for 36 miles on the Clover-Three Creek Road to the Clover Road.  Turn south and proceed for 4 miles to a large kiosk.  Turn west and proceed for 5.75 miles where the gravel ends and go straight for 2.6 miles.  Stay to the left for 3.4 miles meeting up with the Idaho Centennial Trail.  Go south for .8 miles at the small kiosk stay right and in 2 miles you will come to the Wilderness boundary.  Proceed on the Bruneau cherry-stem for a mile reaching the top of the Indian Hot Springs Grade.  The grade is 1.5 miles long and at the Wild and Scenic Kiosk you can turn left for the bridge launch site in .2 miles or you can turn right and reach the BLM launch site in .16 miles Phone 208-735-2060 Activities FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY,

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Bluestone National Scenic River, West Virginia Camping & Hiking

Directions Bluestone National Scenic River is most easily accessed via Bluestone State Park and Pipestem Resort State Park. A narrow, graveled park road provides access to the Bluestone Turnpike Trail at the former Lilly town site at the confluence of the Little Bluestone River. To reach these parks from I-64, take exit 139, then south on Rt. 20. From I-77 take exit 14 to Rt.20 north. Either direction, Bluestone State Park is 15 miles and Pipestem is 22 miles. Phone (304) 465-0508 Activities BIKING, BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: West Virginia Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: West Virginia Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More West Virginia Recreation Areas Bluestone National Scenic River Official Website Bluestone National Scenic River Map The Bluestone River and the rugged and ancient

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Blue River Lake, Oregon Camping & Hiking

Directions From Springfield, 38 miles east on OR 126. Phone (541) 937-2131 Activities BOATING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oregon Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oregon Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oregon Recreation Areas Blue River Lake Website This scenic 1,240 acre lake with its many miles of forested shoreline provides multiple outdoor recreational opportunities. Overnight camping is available at Mona campground, boat launching at Saddle Dam and Lookout Creek ramps. Fishing, swimming and water skiing are the favorite activities at the two recreation areas, both near the upper end of the lake.

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Black River, New Mexico Camping & Hiking

Directions The Black River Recreation Area is located about 26 miles southwest of Carlsbad, NM. From Carlsbad, take US 62/180 south for about 25 miles and turn west onto CR 418. Travel another 2 miles and turn left at the fork. Phone 575-234-5972 Activities FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: New Mexico Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: New Mexico Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More New Mexico Recreation Areas BLM New Mexico YouTube Channel BLM New Mexico Twitter BLM New Mexico Flickr BLM New Mexico Facebook Page The 1,200-acre Black River Recreation Area is managed to provide low-impact recreation and environmental education opportunities while maintaining a healthy river system and riparian habitat. This river corridor acts as a transition zone between the limestone foothills of the Guadalupe Escarpment and the

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Bill Williams River, Arizona Camping & Hiking

Directions There are only two public access vehicle crossings of the river, on Lake Havasu at the Highway 95 bridge and the El Paso Natural Gas Pipeline Crossing. The lower portion of the river, in the Bill Williams National Wildlife Refuge is accessible from the road south of the Bill Williams bridge on Highway 95. From Interstate 40, take State Highway 95 south approximately 37 miles to where the Bill Williams River flows into the Colorado River at Lake Havasu. The marshy delta created at the confluence can be viewed from several Highway 95 turnouts. Phone (928) 505-1200 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, FISHING, HIKING, VISITOR CENTER Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arizona Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arizona Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arizona Recreation Areas U. S. Fish

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Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona Camping & Hiking

Directions To get to Bill Williams River NWR from Lake Havasu City, Arizona follow Arizona Highway 95 south approximately 23 miles. Headquarters are located between mileposts 160 and 161. Phone 928-667-4144 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arizona Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arizona Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arizona Recreation Areas Bill Williams National Wildlife Refuge With its majestic rock cliffs; its ribbon of cool water running through classic Sonoran Desert; and its cattail-filled marsh harboring rails and waterfowl, Bill Williams River National Wildlife Refuge offers a little bit of something for both wildlife and people.This 6,105-acre refuge holds one of the last stands of natural cottonwood-willow forests along the lower Colorado River, creating a unique ecosytem that provides good

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Big South Fork National River &, Tennessee Camping & Hiking

Directions Please use the following link to learn more about how to get here from various locations. Phone (423) 569-9778 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CLIMBING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HORSEBACK RIDING, HUNTING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PADDLING, SWIMMING, HORSE CAMPING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Tennessee Campgrounds BLUE HERON CAMPGROUND BANDY CREEK Bear Creek Horse Camp Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Tennessee Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Tennessee Recreation Areas Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area Official Website Big South Fork National River & Recreation Area Map Encompassing 125,000 acres of the Cumberland Plateau, Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area protects the free-flowing Big South Fork of the Cumberland River and its tributaries. The area boasts miles of scenic gorges and sandstone bluffs, is rich with natural and historic

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Beartrap Canyon Wild and Scenic River, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions From Interstate 15, Exit 42 at New Harmony/Kanarraville, right onto old Hwy 91, right onto Kanarra Mtn Rd, continue onto Lower Basin Rd, Beartrap will be down in the canyon Phone 435-688-3200 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas The source of spectacular Bear Trap Canyon begins on private property on the south side of a 40 acre BLM parcel and terminates on the western boundary of the Bear Trap Canyon Wilderness and into Zion National Park. The stream is a deeply incised, high elevation canyon with vertical sandstone walls hundreds of feet tall with stringers of mixed conifer forest, mountain shrub and riparian vegetation including unique hanging gardens. Exceptional recreation potential exists for hiking, camping and cayoneering. Don™t

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Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, Utah Camping & Hiking

Directions The Refuge is located approximately 50 miles north of Salt Lake City, Utah. It can be reached from Interstate 15 by taking the Forest Street exit at Brigham City and driving west 13 miles. A wildlife education center is located at 2155 West Forest Street, Bringham City. Phone 435-723-5887 Activities AUTO TOURING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Utah Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Utah Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Utah Recreation Areas Bear River National Wildlife Refuge Historically, the marshes of Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge have been an oasis of water for waterfowl and shorebirds surrounded by arid desert lands. As a key part of the Great Salt Lake ecosystem, the Refuge provides habitat for more than 200 species of birds making it a popular

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Barren River Lake, Kentucky Camping & Hiking

Directions From Louisville, 95 miles south on I-65 to Cave City, 10 miles south on KY 90 to Glasgow, 5 miles south on US 31 to KY 252, 9 miles south to dam. Phone (270) 646-2055 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED, ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Kentucky Campgrounds BAILEYS POINT THE NARROWS TAILWATER Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Kentucky Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Kentucky Recreation Areas The Narrows Marina Barren River Lake Website Barren River Lake Photo Album Barren River Lake Map Facebook Friends of Barren River Lake and Park, Inc. Peninsula Marina The Barren River was the historic route for westward traveling pioneers. They would travel down the Barren River to a trading

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Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge, Massachusetts Camping & Hiking

Directions The main refuge entrance is located at 680 Hudson Road in Sudbury, MA, three miles west of the Sudbury Town Center. Once on the refuge the trail is named Winterberry Way and the Visitor Center will be about half a mile from the main entrance. Phone 978-562-3527 Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Massachusetts Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Massachusetts Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Massachusetts Recreation Areas Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge Assabet River NWR, formerly referred to as the U.S. Army’s Fort Devens Sudbury Training Annex, is a 2,230-acre parcel of land located approximately 25 miles west of Boston, and 4 miles west of the Eastern Massachusetts NWR Complex Headquarters. It is located in portions of the Towns of Hudson, Maynard, Stow and Sudbury and covers approximately 3.5 square miles. The

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Arkansas River – Wilbur D. Mills Pool, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions Wilbur D. Mills Dam is about 13 miles north of Dumas. Lock No. 2 is about 47 miles south of Stuttgart. Phone (870) 548-2291 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds MERRISACH LAKE PENDLETON BEND WILBUR D. MILLS NOTREBES BEND PARK Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Wilbur D. Mills Pool Website Ozark Interpretive Association Lock no. 2 is located on the man-made Arkansas Post Canal that connects the Arkansas River with the White River. Wilber D. Mills Dam is located on the main stem of the Arkansas River. Overnight camping is available in Merrisach Lake Park near Lock No. 2, Wilbur D. Mills Park

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Arkansas River – Webbers Falls Pool, Oklahoma Camping & Hiking

Phone (918) 487-5252 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oklahoma Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oklahoma Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oklahoma Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Webbers Falls Pool Website Webbers Falls Lock and Dam is located at navigation mile 368.9 about 5 miles northwest of the town of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma. The Webbers Falls area attracts many visitors during the early spring when the many flowering trees and shrubs such as redbud and dogwood are in bloom and again in the fall when the many hardwood trees are changing their colors. An observation platform and visitors facilities have been provided at Webbers Falls Lock and Dam so that visitors may watch the lockage of barges and pleasure craft. On a bluff above

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Arkansas River – W.D. Mayo Pool, Oklahoma Camping & Hiking

Directions From Fort Smith, AR, 12 miles west on AR 9, 4 miles north on county road. Phone (918) 489-5541 Activities BOATING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oklahoma Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oklahoma Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oklahoma Recreation Areas Arkansas River – W.D. Mayo Pool Website Nearby Indian mounds date from 700-1500 A.D.

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Arkansas River – Toad Suck Ferry Pool, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Phone (501) 329-2986 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds TOAD SUCK Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Toad Suck Ferry Pool Photo Album Ozark Interpretive Association Arkansas River – Toad Suck Ferry Pool Map Arkansas River – Toad Suck Ferry Pool Website Situated in the eastern edge of both the Ozark and Ouachita Mountains, the area is a haven for nature enthusiasts. Dogwood, Red bud, Wild Plum, and other native flowering trees offer breathtaking sights in the spring. Flaming leaves brighten the hillsides with their changing colors in the fall. It is a welcome scene for any camera “bug” or nature lover. Roads lead to numerous parks

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Arkansas River – Terry Lock and Dam, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Phone (870) 534-0451 Activities BOATING, HISTORIC & CULTURAL SITE, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Ozark Interpretive Association Arkansas River – Terry Lock and Dam Website Located on the eastern and western city limits of Little Rock, the recreation activities provided by Pool 6 attract many outdoor enthusiasts. Pool 6 offers excellent fishing, especially in the old river cutoffs and the tailwaters of the dam and Murry Lock and Dam upstream.

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Arkansas River – Rockefeller Lake, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Phone (501) 329-2986 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Rockefeller Lake Website Ozark Interpretive Association The Arkansas River is one of the Mississippi’s largest tributaries. It flows 1,450 miles from the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, through the Royal Gorge, on through Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas to its confluence with the Mississippi River. Four hundred and forty-five miles long with 17 locks and dams, the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System (MCKARNS) is a reliable, year-round waterway into the Southwest. Essentially a series of navigation pools connected by locks, the waterway enables vessels to overcome a 420-foot difference in elevation from the Mississippi River

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Arkansas River – Robert S. Kerr Pool, Oklahoma Camping & Hiking

Directions From Fort Smith, AR, 22 miles west on I-40, 8 miles south on US 59. Phone (918) 489-5541 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, OTHER RECREATION CONCESSION SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oklahoma Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oklahoma Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oklahoma Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Robert S. Kerr Pool Website Applegate Cove Marina Robert S. Kerr Lock and Dam is located along the Arkansas River Navigation System. The lake area is beautiful any time of the year. It is especially scenic when flowering shrubs and leaf buds decorate the landscape with a soft glow in spring, or when the brilliant colors of fall start to unfold. You can see these magnificent changes from one

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Arkansas River – Pool 5, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions Lock and Dam No. 5 is located about 10 miles west of Tucker. Phone (870) 534-0451 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Pool 5 Website Ozark Interpretive Association Overnight camping and boat launching are available in Tar Camp Park, located about 6 mi E of Redfield. Bank fishing is best in Dam Site 5 Park, located about 6 mi E of Jefferson off US 65.

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Arkansas River – Pool 4, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions Emmitt Sanders Lock and Dam is located about 6 miles east of Pine Bluff. Phone (870) 534-0451 Activities BOATING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Ozark Interpretive Association Arkansas River – Pool 4 Website The Pine Bluff area abounds with history. White Bluff is the natural geographic boundary where the Western Gulf Coastal Plain and Mississippi Delta meet. Visitors can spend their time at Pine Bluff like the pioneers did or they are welcome to partake of more modern conveniences. Parks along the river provide boat launching ramps, drinking water, camping areas, picnic sites and other facilities for the convenience of all. Boat launching into Pool 4

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Arkansas River – Pool 3, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Directions Joe Hardin Lock and Dam is located about 23 miles east of Pine Bluff. Phone (870) 534-0451 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds RISING STAR Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Pool 3 Website Ozark Interpretive Association Overnight camping is available in Pool 3 at Rising Star Park, located about 4 mi N of Linwood off US 65. Boat launching is also available in Trulock Park and Sheppard Island Park. Excellent catfish fishing in the tailwaters of Joe Hardin Lock and Dam as well as Emmitt Sanders Lock and Dam at the upstream end of pool 3. Anglers also find excellent fishing for bass, crappie and bream.

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Arkansas River – Norrell Pool, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Phone (870) 548-2291 Activities BOATING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Ozark Interpretive Association Arkansas River – Norrell Pool Website Located about 50 mi S of Stuttgart. Anglers can fish for bass, crappie, catfish and bream from boats or the riverbanks.The Arkansas River is one of the Mississippi’s largest tributaries. It flows 1,450 miles from the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, through the Royal Gorge, on through Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas to its confluence with the Mississippi River. Four hundred and forty-five miles long with 17 locks and dams, the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System (MCKARNS) is a reliable, year-round waterway into the Southwest. Essentially a series of navigation pools connected by locks, the waterway enables

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Arkansas River – Newt Graham Pool, Oklahoma Camping & Hiking

Directions Directions for Bluff Landing: From NE Tula, Travel east on US-412 for approximately 6 miles. Turn right on S. 4140 Road. Travel south for 7 miles. Turn left on E. 71st Street and travel east for 4 miles. Turn left on S. 369 E. Ave., and travel north for .5 miles to park entrance. Park located approximately 12 miles east of Broken Arrow, OK. Phone (918) 682-4314 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oklahoma Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oklahoma Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oklahoma Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Newt Graham Pool Website The Port of Catoosa, terminal point of the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System, is nearby.

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Arkansas River – Murray Lock and Dam, Arkansas Camping & Hiking

Phone (501) 329-2986 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Arkansas Campgrounds MAUMELLE Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Arkansas Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Arkansas Recreation Areas Ozark Interpretive Association Arkansas River – Murray Lock and Dam Website The Arkansas River is one of the Mississippi’s largest tributaries. It flows 1,450 miles from the Rocky Mountains in Colorado, through the Royal Gorge, on through Kansas, Oklahoma, and Arkansas to its confluence with the Mississippi River. Four hundred and forty-five miles long with 17 locks and dams, the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System (MCKARNS) is a reliable, year-round waterway into the Southwest. Essentially a series of navigation pools connected by locks, the waterway enables vessels to overcome a 420-foot difference in elevation

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Arkansas River – Chouteau Lock and Dam, Oklahoma Camping & Hiking

Directions Directions to Afton Landing: From Muskogee, Travel north on US-69 toward Wagoner for approximately 13 miles. Turn right on OK-51 W and travel west for approximately 5 miles. Turn left on E. 731 Road and travel west for approximately .3 mile. Turn left on S. 221 Rd. and travel south for .5 mile to park entrance. Phone (918) 682-4314 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Oklahoma Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Oklahoma Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Oklahoma Recreation Areas Arkansas River – Chouteau Lock and Dam Website Named for Col. Auguste P. Chouteau, whose father built a shipyard on the river bank to build keelboats for the fur trade.

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American River North Middle South Forks, California Camping & Hiking

Phone 916-941-3101 Activities FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PHOTOGRAPHY, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: California Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: California Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More California Recreation Areas North Fork American Wild and Scenic River – National Conservation Lands Special Designation North Fork American River The BLM, Mother Lode Field Office administers river recreation on the North and South Forks of the American River. VISIT North Fork American River VISIT South Fork American River   Return To: BLM, Mother Lode Field Office

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Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge, North Carolina Camping & Hiking

Directions Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge is located on the mainland of Dare and Hyde Counties, 15 miles west of Manteo, North Carolina. The Refuge Administrative Office is located on Roanoke Island (in Manteo) on U.S. Highway 64. To reach the Refuge, take U.S. Highway 64 west from Manteo, cross the Croatan Sound onto mainland Dare County, and continue west to the Refuge entrance. Signs direct visitors to the Refuge Field Headquarters, Creef Cut Wildlife Trail, and Buffalo City Road. Manteo is serviced by the Norfolk International Airport (2 hour drive north) and Raleigh-Durham International Airport (4 hour drive west). For complete directions from all points, see http://alligatorriver.fws.gov/ardirections.html Phone 252-473-1131 Activities AUTO TOURING, BOATING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: North Carolina Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails:

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Alagnak Wild River, Alaska Camping & Hiking

Directions Alagnak Wild River is located in a remote part of the Alaska Peninsula, about 290 miles southwest of Anchorage. Access is by boat or small floatplane. Phone (907) 246-3305 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, PADDLING Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alaska Campgrounds Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alaska Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alaska Recreation Areas Alagnak Wild River Official Website Alagnak Wild River Map The headwaters of Alagnak Wild River lie within the rugged Aleutian Range of neighboring Katmai National Park and Preserve. Meandering west towards Bristol Bay and the Bering Sea, the Alagnak traverses the beautiful Alaska Peninsula, providing an unparalleled opportunity to experience the unique wilderness, wildlife, and cultural heritage of southwest Alaska.

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Alabama River Lakes, Alabama Camping & Hiking

Directions Claiborne Lake – From Grove Hill, Highway 84 east to 41 north to county road 17 to dam. William Dannelly Reservoir – From Camden, Highway 28 west 9 miles to dam. R.E. Bob Woodruff Lake – From Montgomery, US 80 30 miles to Benton. Phone (334) 682-4244 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, PLAYGROUND PARK SPECIALIZED SPORT SITE, HOTEL/LODGE/RESORT PRIVATELY OWNED Camping Reservations Reserve your campsite at these camping areas: Alabama Campgrounds CHILATCHEE CREEK ISAAC CREEK MILLERS FERRY CAMPGROUND GUNTER HILL PRAIRIE CREEK (AL) SIX MILE CREEK Hiking Trails Looking for nice hiking areas to take a hike? Choose from these scenic hiking trails: Alabama Hiking Trails Related Link(s) More Alabama Recreation Areas Alabama River Lakes Website Claiborne Lake is the most primitive of the Alabama River Lakes. Nestled in Alabama’s southwest hill country, the lake encompasses over 60 miles of the Alabama River,

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