Friday, April 27, 2012

North Hogan Creek

North Hogan Creek

Length - Approximately 18.4 miles
In Dearborn County - Approximately 16 Miles

A Visit to Aurora and Lawrenceburg, Indiana
A Visit to Aurora and Lawrenceburg, Indiana
North Hogan Creek begins in northeastern Ripley County near County Road 800 E about .5 miles south of its intersection with Indiana State Road 101.It flows through south central Dearborn County on a northwest to southeast incline. It drains approximately 19,000 acres in Ripley County and 63,000 acres in Dearborn County. About 47% of the watershed is agricultural land, 45% woodland and the remainder city land or water.
Main Stem of Hogan Creek
The Main Stem of Hogan Creek is navigable in Dearborn County from the junction on the Ohio River for its entire length of 0.4 river miles. The North Fork is navigable from the junction with Hogan Creek for 4.9 river miles. The South Fork is navigable from the junction with Hogan Creek for 5.0 river miles.
North Hogan Road
North Hogan Road, accessed from Indiana State Road 48 about 1 mile from the Ripley County/Dearborn County line, follows most of Hogan Creeks course.
It intersects South Hogan Creek in Aurora, crosses US Route 50 and enters the Ohio River. These boating facilities are located near the mouth of Hogan Creek:

Sunset Bay Marina
799 Westside Drive (SR 350)
Aurora, IN 47001
513-266-1117

Hogan Creek Canoe Ramp
Waterways Park
Aurora, IN 47001





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