Rattlesnake Creek
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Rattlesnake Creek

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October 20, 2020

North Andover to Highway 81
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The word ‘non-stop’ is defined as continuing without stopping or pausing, and Rattlesnake Creek provides an abundance of non-stop. This Driftless discovery has small stream characteristics and elusive charm including massive cliff walls, rugged brickwork terrain, countless riffles, huge boulders, a peppy current and a feeling of wild exploration. In short, it’s a gem if you can catch it at proper water levels.

By Scotty Wertel
Driftless Kayaker/Y-er Inventor/AV Club Member/Miles Paddler since 2018

Date:
September 13, 2020

Skill Level: Intermediate
Class Difficulty: 
Class I (mostly riffles but solid boat control is consistently required)

Gradient:
≈5.3′ per mile

Gauge:
Grant River (Burton): ht/ft: 9.0 | cfs: 700
Gauge note: There is no gauge for Rattlesnake Creek; however, it does drain into the Grant River, so there is a loose correlation between the tributary creek and the mainstream river. However, Rattlesnake drains very quickly due to its steep gradient – much faster than the Grant itself – so catching it at an optimal water level requires a combination of homework and luck. Essentially, it comes down to keeping an eye on the Grant River gauge and/or local area forecasts. Strike when the iron is hot and hit Rattlesnake immediately after an upsurge on the gauge. As a reference, the Grant River was at 14’ the day before our paddle and had dropped to 9′ on the day of our paddle. Going into this trip, we were apprehensive that we’d have too much water and that the creek might be running too fast through the tight bends and obstacles. That definitely was not the case. Unless you are fortunate and catch the creek when it’s up, you will need a high tolerance for scraping and getting hung up several times.

Recommended Levels:
This is the lowest recommended level. Another 3-6″ of water would have been significantly better.

Put-In:
Highway 133, North Andover, Wisconsin (at the trifecta of MC’s Sports Bar & Grill, C’s Tire and MC’s Thrift)
Take-Out:
Highway 81, Beetown, Wisconsin

Time: Put in at 1:30p. Out at 5:50p.
Total Time: 4h 20m*
Miles Paddled: 7.75

*Time note: This was a long trip due to the slow pace of paddling on account of the high number of sharp turns/meandering, scraping through/getting stuck at the shallows, countless sections to stop and soak in the scenery, a few easy portages, some sawzall’ing, one boat-full water dump, and just a slower pace through the flatwater pools.

Wildlife:
Bald eagles, great blue heron, kingfishers, turkey vultures, hawks, geese, ducks, jumping fish, frogs, deer, otters, cows galore and one monstrous bull to whom we yielded and gave a wide berth.

Shuttle Information:
5.8 miles: a challenging climb up the ridge on a bicycle from the take-out with over 320′ of vertical climb on mostly country road (Garden Prairie Road), followed by shoulder-pedaling on Highway 133. This trip’s better in a car than on a bike.


Background:

Having paddled the section of the Grant River from County U to Chaffie Hollow Road, it’s hard not to notice the size of Rattlesnake Creek entering into the very long pastureland section in the first leg of that trip. Using the power of Google Maps, terrain view, you can clearly see that Rattlesnake Creek would offer some awesome geology – provided that it is a viable, paddleable stream in the first place. Scouting at a few bridges showed promise, and then 5″ of rain in as many days turned the light from yellow to green.

Since this was a shot in the dark prospect, there are two realistic trip options: Starting at Highway 133 and stopping at Highway 81, or starting at Highway 81 and taking out at either Glassmaker Road (the last bridge over Rattlesnake) or continuing into the Grant River itself and ending at Camel Ridge Road. For reasons having to do as much with hutzpah (a Timothy term) as reckoning from satellite maps that the second option would be more agricultural, we opted for the upstream segment of Rattlesnake: Highway 133 to Highway 81. And we’re glad we did. This “here goes nothing” trip turned into one of the best paddles of 2020.

Overview:
The rugged landscape is simply beautiful; the vastness of the terrain, steep valleys, cliff walls, rock outcrops and boulders are all amazing on this very intimate creek. In one way you feel quite large in your boat on such a small creek, but then you look at the immense hills around and you feel put back in your place. The peppy current, tight bends, rocks, riffles, and obstacles will keep you on your toes and help exercise your boat control skills. Due to these elements, the Rattlesnake is not for beginners.

Our trip started at the intersection of Highway 133 and County V in North Andover (population: you!) under the bridge on river-right. The put-in was pretty trampled down by fishermen and offered a rocky access point with very little mud. You’ll either need to find roadside parking safely off the highway or get permission from the local business owner to use their lot (which is what we did – much to their bemusement (it helped that it was the Packers’ first game, the game was on, and Timothy was proudly sporting Green and Gold).

The trip starts out quietly through a low lying grassy area but immediately gives you a sneak peek into what’s coming for the rest of the trip by way of rugged limestone walls. After a quick peek at the hillside downriver you’ll enter a cow pasture with some fun splashy riffles, eroded banks and fast moving current. As the creek narrowed to about 15′ wide, we were “greeted” by a huge bull which we caught by surprise and vice versa. He was definitely an intimidating fella tipping the scales around one ton. As such, we waited for him to move. After bumping and scraping through the riffles, we were greeted by our first sharp 90-degree turn and a half-mile long limestone wall some 50-60′ tall. This section is vintage southwestern Wisconsin river-paddling: rock wall on one side and cow pasture or cornfield on the other. Passing through this area will remind you of the Little Platte River with its well-laid masonry of limestone, decorative ferns and overhanging trees.

The cycle repeats itself again with another fun and fast riffle before another tree-laden bluff and more exposed rock. These sweeping bluffs offer great landscapes, relaxing flatwater paddling, and shade from the summer sun. It was through this next area that we practiced our afternoon yoga/limbo skills by ducking under a downed tree while leaning forward and back in our kayaks. Fortunately, the current was rather slow and we played the ‘how low can you go’ game to avoid a portage.

Paddler tip: a decent pair of tree loppers is a wonderful tool to help avoid portaging and also helps to serve those who paddle after you. The second one through the freshly cut path should definitely offer a cold beverage to the arborist. 🙂 

For a short spell, the creek shoots you back into the sunlight again through another fun, bumpy, and zippy set of riffles before immersing you once more in an area of beautiful undercut limestone wall-cover in moist mosses and fluorescent ferns. Your eyes and neck are drawn to the right bank and upward at the rock wall hidden behind the foliage; however, a quick peek to the left will remind you that you are in farm country. Two bends before Muscallounge Road, you’ll experience another sign of farm life in the Driftless Area paddling: barbed wire. For this reason you should bring a Y-er in the event that you need to lift the wires to navigate under them. After this wire, the river makes a C-curve to the right in a sweeping move along riprap which creates a speedy zip-line to ride along on your way toward another photogenic limestone brickwork wall. A millennial might take a selfie at this wall, but we Gen X-ers prefer the traditional vantage of being behind the GoPro along with hand-held camera shots with the landscape in the foreground, not in the background. But to each their own…

Immediately upstream of the Muscallounge Road bridge, the creek undercuts a rock wall on the right creating a very narrow ribbon of water only a few feet wide along the saw-toothed wall. Most (re: sensible) paddlers will want to (or at least should) portage over the low gravel bar on the left and not chance running into the undercut wall. Others (re: Timothy) can try running it, but should use excess caution. This section could be in the range of dangerous to very dangerous depending on the water level, corresponding force behind the rushing water, and paddler skill level. I’d rather not go through this “cheese grater” of limestone rock with a strong eddy at the bottom; therefore, a short get-out and stretch break was my preference. It also allows you to take some unique pictures of this work of nature.

Shortly after the first bridge at Muscallounge Road, Kuenster Creek enters from the west (river-right) and adds some much welcomed water to the Rattlesnake. In high water conditions, this little gem in itself may be paddled since looking upstream on Kuenster gives you a glimpse of its own rock formations (which look great!). At the confluence of Kuenster and Rattlesnake Creeks, there is a nice flatwater pool where you can enjoy more 20′ tall limestone brickwork, ferns and shade. As the current increased, ready to discharge us back into pastureland, we experienced our third wire of the trip (of four total). Again, this one was not problematic, but you need to watch for them since they are not flagged and tend to blend in with the surroundings.

The cycle of pastureland, riffles, rock walls and 90-degree turns continues as the creek bounces back and forth through the valley. It’s through these next few sections and cycles where you feel the immensity of the bluff and rock walls tower to well over 50′ tall. And then the boulders start to appear; massive pieces of rock speckled throughout the side of the creek. As if the wonderful trip thus far weren’t enough, the boulders give you another aspect of the grandiosity of geology at work.

Throughout the trip the pools of water between rapids offer a nice balance of time to relax, enjoy the wonders of nature and the full beauty of the surroundings. And also to comment to fellow paddlers how damn lucky we are to have such magnificent wonders of nature so close to our home. The sheer size and scale of the cliffs covered in trees, vines, mosses and ferns is often hard to convey or photograph because you lose a sense of scale in a dinky kayak.

About a half-mile upstream from Muskellunge Creek,* the next tributary, here on river-left, the bluffs grow in height and you continue to feel more “put in your place” by Mother Nature’s grandeur. The addition of many vines to the rock walls add yet another dimension of wildness. The sound of rushing water encompases the cove while you bump along in the shallow creek. Easily navigable, the creek makes a few quick turns before providing more eye candy in the form of a 15′ high shallow cave in the making immediately followed by more undercut limestone which can be paddled under safely. It’s through this section that the creek feels scrubby, like a side act to the bluffs and cave. With all of the meandering of the creek, you get a wonderful blend of cliffs that are 100% protected from the sun and therefore are covered in attractive vines, mosses, and fungi; while others are full sun and show off their massive rugged rock terrain for which tall trees continue to shoot upward which gives the whole landscape even more height.

* Editor’s note: We’re not getting sloppy with spelling. The road is “Muscallounge,” but the creek is Muskellunge. Are there any muskies in these waters? Probably not, but who knows for sure?

Muskellunge Creek offers another nice addition of water to the Rattlesnake as the creek bounces toward and away from the walls creating some more tight turns in pushy water. After a very brief pasture section, you face a megalithic 75′ tall limestone wall which is almost difficult to photograph due to the sheer scale. Like every other section, you’ll then ride along the bluff and get a sore neck from looking up and to the left. Through the next mile the river bounces off of the hillsides non-stop and you might remark “dang, it just keeps going!” It sure does – non-stop!

As we approached Atkinson Road we were crestfallen because we thought our trip was over – mistakenly taking it for Highway 81 (maybe because we had already been on the river for a few hours; maybe because we just didn’t want the trip to end; and/or maybe because we didn’t study the map well enough ahead of time). Much to our pleasure, we still had several miles – and some of the best segments were still ahead of us. Once more, after Atkinson Road you’ll have a wonderful pool area to enjoy the undercut limestone brickwork to paddle up to and under.

The creek returns to farm country through a very shallow and wide section. For me, it was “Take Your Kayak to Walk Day.” Just as you shoot out from the riffles on a fun line of water, you get shown yet another modest wall. By this point, I say ‘modest wall’ because expectations have become so dang high and we’ve become spoiled. It was just so much fun to ride the fast current on a wonderful creek on a wonderful day, I was grinning ear to ear. Soon, you’ll paddle toward another monumental rock wall. How tall is it? I don’t know, but if I said it was the height of an 80′ silo, I don’t think I’d be stretching it.

More riffles, more rock walls, more ferns – more everything. Just non-stop. As we were admiring the scenery, Timothy summed it up by the following simple statement: “God damn, Scotty, where are we?!?” To which I responded “It just doesn’t stop.” Of course, we didn’t want it to stop, so we took a little time to remove a few branches from a nasty strainer so that we could enjoy a fun little chute where the river dropped about 18″ in short order. PSA: For those who can, and are willing, we encourage y’all to take a little time to clear reasonable obstructions if time allows, it’s safe, and you have the equipment with you. For us, that means carrying branch loppers and a battery-powered reciprocating saw (in a dry bag). Everyone doing just a little in this area benefits all. For our efforts, we were mightily rewarded with yet another massive and towering rock face where the river made a 90-degree turn. In other words, you get a full frontal view to admire the cliff ahead as you move through a fun set of riffles.

During the next meander past the massive bluff on our right, we saw what we originally thought were some massive fish or a large turtle floundering around in the water. However, as Timothy got within 15′ of whatever “it” was, we were delighted to discover that it was a pair of otters rolling around in the creek like two puppies. We clearly startled them, and they got the heck out of dodge and moved upstream where we saw their long-necked torsos pop out of the water with their usual curiosity. It was an awesome moment.

Over the next 1.5 miles, we had two very easy portages due to downed trees. Both of these were simple portages at low banks/gravel bars with negligible current to reconcile. Both of us were pleasantly surprised by how few tree obstructions there were since we assumed the creek is not paddled much and there isn’t much clearing going on. We could be wrong on both accounts… Actually, I hope we are!

Continuing through a few more meanders with riffles, once again you will be treated to limestone banks of undercut rocks. If this sounds familiar or redundant, it’s because the beauty and grandeur on this trip is (say it with me) non-stop! This paddle was on a Packer Sunday and we commented that the Rattlesnake just kept scoring touchdowns like Aaron Rodgers against Da Bears. Again, for me these were reminiscent of the Little Platte River near my neck of the woods. A few of the rock outcrop areas had active water seeps after the recent rains with thick mosses. A fun set of riffles took us safely through a downed tree into a little kingdom tucked into a hidden side hill of exquisite and undercut limestone which has bellows and bulges representative of a mini-Dells. I know, I know – most of these sections are hidden but this one just felt even more out of sight and out of mind. In these sections you can’t help but think to yourself that so few people will ever get to see these wonders of nature.

Two more 90-degree bends before Highway 81 finds the second to last of the super-structure bluffs/cliffs that again forces you to stretch your neck as you look upwards some 75-80′ while also admiring the car-sized boulders. Speaking of cars, there’s an actual car tangled amongst the trees and rubble at this corner. How it got there is a wonder to us since either the creek carried it there or someone had a terribly god awful day… This car reminded me of the old poor jalopy that is on the Platte River after the old metal bridge; however, this one is here to stay as it’s pretty darn wedged in and isn’t on an eroded bank. We didn’t check to see if the keys are still in it, because the engine’s likely been flooded (hey-o! sorry, couldn’t help myself).

The last full hard bend to the left gives you a healthy strainer on the right bank. No fear, it’s a short little portage over a dry, flat gravel bar to avoid this hazard for the smart ones of your group (re: not Timothy, who tellingly, before paddling headlong into that thicket, said “I’m probably gonna regret doing this.” He wants everyone to know that he did not in fact capsize, but did in fact take on one metric sh*t-ton of water and had to bilge-pump afterward.) Much to our surprise, the pace of the creek picks up steam in the homestretch and continues to throw everything at you: riffles, fast current, splashes, rugged hills, rock formations, boulders and sheer fun. My comment in the video is “Are you kidding me?!” It was just hard to believe that it was still awesome so close to the end.

Alas, you eventually do end by arriving at the Highway 81 bridge, where you’ll have the opportunity to bump along a few more rocks as you make your way to the take-out on the downstream river-left side. The shoreline is rocky so the footing is pretty stable and dry. That said, it sure does help to have two people carry your boat over the rocks to the grassy area above. Roadside parking is good since the shoulders are wide and parking is plentiful.

What we liked:
As mentioned numerous times, the geology and landscape is simply exceptional on Rattlesnake Creek, which exceeded our expectations. Grant’d (see what I did there?), they were high since it’s in the same geographic area of and tributary to one of southwest Wisconsin’s most beautiful rivers, which always gets high marks; and both the topo map and Google Earth gave us a sneak peek of what we could expect. Nonetheless, this little creek kept us in awe with each riffle set, tight turn, and limestone wall from start to finish. Indeed, it is at least as pretty, if not prettier, than the Grant itself. And it certainly deserves to be put on the same high-bar shelf of the nearby Little Platte, Platte, and Galena Rivers. The bluffs are vintage Southwestern Wisconsin, and the creek is intimate and quite simply an exuberantly fun paddle.

For a creek that likely doesn’t see a lot of paddling action, it was astonishingly clean of obstacles and deadfall. All in all, we made only three portages, all of them easy. (Well, one of us tried to do only two portages, but he wished that he had portaged the third in soggy-hindsight). Speaking of Timothy, while anyone could wear Packers’ Green & Gold on game-day, who but he matches his outfit with the color of the boat he’s paddling? He’s ridiculous… Also, the Pack went on to trounce the Vikings. Go Pack!

What we didn’t like:
For me, using a kayak which sits a little lower in the water directly correlated to the number of hang-ups and scrapes, which was a low spot. Timothy didn’t experience this quite as badly since he’s lighter than I am and also ran the creek in a longer kayak with more chine, resulting in sitting a little higher on the water. Of course, the trade-off is decreased maneuverability for him, but that wasn’t a serious issue.

The signature criticism of Rattlesnake Creek is its shallow nature – arguably too low to paddle most of the time. The thing is, it’s too dang beautiful to be distracted by bottoming out, scraping, grinding, getting stuck, etc. That gets old, quick. This stream is just too impressive to let such distractions detract from its magnificence. But there are also the wires. At our water level, none of them posed a problem; we could safely, effortlessly duck under all of them, without use of the Y-er. But, ideally you’d want to paddle Rattlesnake at a higher level than when we did it, which means the wires would be closer to the river. Something to be mindful of.

Lastly, there’s the often eroded banks and/or views of pasture (or corn). They’re a regular feature in southwestern Wisconsin rivers, and Rattlesnake Creek is no exception to the agricultural rule. (Also, towards the end of the trip you will pass long swaths of invasive Japanese hops.) However, I’d still rather have stunning views on one side of the river to be distracted by than corn and pasture on both sides. In this area, the Rattlesnake is definitely more half full than half empty.

If we did this trip again:
This 4-star trip will definitely go back into the hopper of future trips. That said, we’d try to catch it with more water. Even then, we might call upon a local resident to scout the level at Highway 81 and compare the riffles and rock levels relative to this trip.

Curiosity would also lead us to look at the next section downstream from Highway 81 on the Rattlesnake and into the Grant River, taking out at Camel Ridge Road. That would give you roughly 5.5 miles on the creek (4.5 which are less pastured) and another 2.5 miles on the Grant. The last 2.5 miles on the Grant also gets you past most of the pastureland segment after Highway U.

Lastly, this trip felt long at over four hours for a trip that was just under 8 miles, due to the twists, turns, shallow riffles and obstacles. Next time around, we’d probably cut out the Highway 133 to Muscallounge Road section and instead run Muscallounge to Highway 81.

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Crawfish River: North Branch

Crawfish River: North Branch
6.8.15 & 6.10.15 | ☆ ☆
Fall River to Columbus-Fall River Road

Crystal River

Crystal River Overview
Our Guide to the Crystal River

Crystal River III
6.1.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Little Hope to Shadow Lake

Crystal River II
4.11.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Marl Lake to Shadow Lake Road

Crystal River I
7.8.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
9.10.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Rural to Shadow Lake Road

Dell Creek

Dell Creek
3.15.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
South Avenue to Dellwood

Devil’s Lake

Devil’s Lake
10.20.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Devil’s Lake State Park

Door Creek

Door Creek
4.1.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Femrite Drive to Fish Camp County Park

Dorn Creek

Dorn Creek
1.1.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Waunakee, Wisconsin

Duck Creek

Duck Creek
3.23.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road G to Duck Creek Road

Eau Claire River (Douglas County)

Eau Claire River (Douglas)
7.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Middle Eau Claire Lake to Gordon

Eau Claire River (Eau Claire County)

Eau Claire River II (Eau Claire)
5.29.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Harstad County Park to County Road K

Eau Claire River I (Eau Claire)
5.28.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Lake Altoona Dam to Hobbs Landing

Eau Claire River (Marathon County)

Eau Claire River III (Marathon)
4.18.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Club House Road to Ross Avenue

Eau Claire River II (Marathon)
7.22.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Dells of the Eau Claire Park to Club House Road

Eau Claire River I (Marathon)
6.16.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Bear Lake Road to Dells of the Eau Claire Park

Eau Galle River

Eau Galle River
8.10.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Spring Valley to 770th Avenue

Embarrass River

Embarrass River
8.25.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 45 to County Road M

Flambeau River: North Fork

Flambeau River: North Fork III
7.4-7.5.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway W Landing to Flambeau Lodge Landing

Flambeau River: North Fork II
7.22.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
9 Mile Creek Landing to Dix Dox Landing

Flambeau River: North Fork I
8.17.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Robinson Landing to Holt’s Landing

Fond Du Lac River: West Branch

Fond Du Lac River: West Branch
6.25.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 23 to Lake Winnebago

Fox River (Green Bay Tributary)

Fox River III
3.1.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 33 to County Road O

Fox River II
4.30.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road O to Endeavor

Fox River I
5.14.14 | ☆ ☆
Swan Lake to Portage Canal

Fox River (Illinois River Tributary)

Fox River II
3.15.20 | ☆ ☆
Waterford to Burlington

Fox River I (IL)
8.21.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Serena to Wedron

Galena/Fever River

Galena/Fever River IV
11.1.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Twin Bridge Road to Bean Street Road

Galena/Fever River III
6.21.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Horseshoe Bend Road to Buncombe Road

Galena/Fever River II
4.28.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Ensche Road to Buckhill Road

Galena/Fever River I
5.24.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road W to Ensche Road

Grand River

Grand River
5.22.15 | ☆ ☆
Manchester to Kingston

Grant River

Grant River III
5.11.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Chaffie Hollow Road to Potosi Point Recreational Area

Grant River II
4.24.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
11.21.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road U to Chaffie Hollow Road

Grant River I
4.23.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
5.23.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Short Cut Road to County Road U

Halls Creek

Halls Creek II
8.9.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Garage Road to Halls Creek Landing

Halls Creek I
5.6.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
6.28.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Trow Lake Dam to Halls Creek Landing

Honey Creek (Sauk County)

Honey Creek (Sauk)
7.25.14 | ☆ ☆
County Road O to Ferry Bluff Landing

Honey Creek (Walworth County)

Honey Creek (Walworth)
4.16.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Bell School Road to County Road DD

Jump River

Jump River
8.30.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Luke’s Heights Lane to Big Falls County Park

Kewaunee River

Kewaunee River
7.3.20 | ☆ ☆
River Road to Kewaunee

Kickapoo River

Kickapoo River III
8.22.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Landing 4 to Landing 14

Kickapoo River II
9.8.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Rockton to La Farge

Kickapoo River I
9.7-9.8.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Ontario to Rockton

Kickapoo River: West Fork

Kickapoo River: West Fork
8.26.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road S to Highway 56

Kinnickinnic River

Kinnickinnic River II
4.29.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
River Falls to Kinnickinnic State Park

Kinnickinnic River I
8.11.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
River Falls to County Road F

Kishwaukee River (IL)

Kishwaukee River
6.17.12 | ☆ ☆
Cherry Valley to New Milford

Koshkonong Creek

Koshkonong Creek IV
7.20.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Busseyville to Lake Koshkonong

Koshkonong Creek III
7.15.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Cambridge to Hoopen Road

Koshkonong Creek II
5.5.13 | ☆ ☆
Britzke Road to Hoopen Road

Koshkonong Creek I
2.24.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Cambridge to Rockdale

La Crosse River

La Crosse River III
11.1.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Veterans Memorial County Park to La Crosse

La Crosse River II
9.28.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 108 to Veterans Memorial County Park

La Crosse River I
8.2.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sparta to Bangor

Lake Columbia

Lake Columbia
2.2.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Dekorra, Wisconsin

Lake Mendota

Lake Mendota: Governor’s Island
12.11.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Madison, Wisconsin

Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan: Horseshoe Island
7.5.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Fish Creek, Wisconsin

Lake Michigan: Port Washington
10.20.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Port Washington to Grafton

Lake Michigan: Ellison Bay
9.29.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sister Bay to Garret Bay

Lake Michigan: Cave Point County Park
8.17.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

Lake Superior

Lake Superior: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore (MI)
8.31.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Munising, Michigan

Lake Superior: Sea Caves
8.15.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Lake Superior: Houghton Point
8.14.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Bayfield County, Wisconsin

Lake Waubesa

Lake Waubesa Wetlands
5.13.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Madison, Wisconsin

Lemonweir River

Lemonweir River
9.17.13 | ☆ ☆
Lemonweir to Cliff House Road

Little Platte River

Little Platte River III
7.5.20 | ☆ ☆
Crosscut Road to Quarry Road

Little Platte River II
6.28.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road O to Banfield Bridge Recreation Area

Little Platte River I
7.23.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
7.6.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Old Lancaster Road to County Road O

Little Sugar River

Little Sugar River
8.8.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Schneeberger Road to Albany

Little Turtle Creek

Little Turtle Creek
5.3.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
S. County Line Road to S. O’Riley Road

Little Wolf River

Little Wolf River IV
7.25.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Big Falls to Highway 110

Little Wolf River III
8.6.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Ness Road to Big Falls

Little Wolf River II
8.25.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Wolf River Road to Big Falls

Little Wolf River I
9.11.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Manawa to County Road X

Lulu Lake

Lulu Lake
4.28.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Eagle, Wisconsin

Lusk Creek (IL)

Lusk Creek
3.30.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Saltpeter Cave Crossing to Eddyville Blacktop Road

Manitowoc River

Manitowoc River II
7.15.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road S to Manitowoc

Manitowoc River I
7.14.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road JJ to County Road S

Maquoketa River: North Fork (IA)

Maquoketa River: North Fork
6.9.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway D61 to 60th Avenue

Maunesha River

Maunesha River V
4.3.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Marshall to Firemen’s Park

Maunesha River IV
4.5.15 | ☆ ☆
County Road TT to Canal Road

Maunesha River III
5.18.13 | ☆ ☆
Waterloo to Portland

Maunesha River II
6.13.13 | ☆ ☆
5.8.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Elder Lane to Twin Lake Road

Maunesha River I
4.21.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Waterloo Road to Firemen’s Park

Mecan River

Mecan River Overview
Our Guide to the Mecan River

Mecan River IV
6.10.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Dover Avenue to Germania

Mecan River III
6.3-6.4.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Mecan River Springs to 11th Road

Mecan River II
10.26.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Germania to Lock Road

Mecan River I
5.18.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Dakota to Highway 22

Menomonee River

Menomonee River III
9.8.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Mayfair Road to Jacobus Park

Menomonee River II
7.27.17 | ☆ ☆
Pilgrim Road to Frontier Park

Menomonee River I
7.3.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Frontier Park to Jacobus Park

Mill Creek (Iowa County)

Mill Creek (Iowa)
6.8.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Loy Road to Highway 23

Mill Creek (Portage County)

Mill Creek (Portage)
10.16.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Robin Lane to West River Drive

Mill Creek (Richland County)

Mill Creek (Richland)
10.29.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Crossover Road to Highway 60

Milwaukee River

Milwaukee River VIII
7.2.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Estabrook Park to Bruce Street

Milwaukee River VII
9.29.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
West Bend to Newburg

Milwaukee River VI
9.30.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Fredonia to Grafton

Milwaukee River V
6.20.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Grafton to County Highway T

Milwaukee River IV
7.19.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Kewaskum to Barton

Milwaukee River III
7.27.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Grafton to Thiensville

Milwaukee River II
7.20.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Estabrook Park to Discovery World

Milwaukee River I
6.20.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
6.24.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Newburg to Fredonia

Milwaukee River: East Branch

Milwaukee River: East Branch III
9.27.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Dundee to Mauthe Lake

Milwaukee River: East Branch II
6.16.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
New Fane to Kewaskum

Milwaukee River: East Branch I
6.3.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
New Prospect to New Fane

Mink River

Mink River
8.16.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Rowley’s Bay

Mirror Lake

Mirror Lake
10.17.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
5.24.08 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Mirror Lake State Park to Lake Delton

Montello River

Montello River
11.8.16-11.10.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Harrisville to 11th Road

Moon Lake

Moon Lake
6.19.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Montello, Wisconsin

Mormon Creek

Mormon Creek
8.3.14 | ☆ ☆
Mormon Coulee Park to Goose Island County Park

Morrison Creek

Morrison Creek II
5.5.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Cemetery Road to Pettibone Pass

Morrison Creek I
9.19.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Cemetery Road to Morrison Landing

Mukwonago River

Mukwonago River
11.3.15 | ☆ ☆
Mukwonago to Big Bend

Mullet River

Mullet River
10.20.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Plymouth to County Road M

Namekagon River

Namekagon River
7.16-7.19.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road K to Riverside Landing

Neenah Creek

Neenah Creek
4.19.15 | ☆ ☆
County Road EE to Oxford

Nippersink Creek (IL)

Nippersink Creek
11.3.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Richmond to Spring Grove

Oconomowoc River

Oconomowoc River III
6.4.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Monches to Okauchee Lake

Oconomowoc River II
4.8.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Wisconsin Avenue to Fowler Lake Park

Oconomowoc River I
6.25.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Concord Road to County Road P

Old Pearl River (LA)

Old Pearl River
4.3.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Crawford Landing Road to Indian Village Road

Onion River

Onion River II
10.11.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road A to County Road V

Onion River I
9.23.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road V to Sheboygan Falls

Ontonagon River: Middle Branch

Ontonagon River: Middle Branch
8.12.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Watersmeet to Forest Road 5250

Pecatonica River

Pecatonica River V (IL)
11.15.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Pecatonica River Nature Preserve to Trask Bridge Forest Preserve

Pecatonica River IV
5.20.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Mifflin to Jones Branch Road

Pecatonica River III
4.16.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Brownton to Winslow

Pecatonica River II
11.15.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Darlington to Red Rock

Pecatonica River I
6.16.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Calamine to Darlington

Pecatonica River: Dodge Branch

Pecatonica River: Dodge Branch
5.13.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Sunny Ridge Road to Banner Road

Pecatonica River: East Branch

Pecatonica River: East Branch VII
11.11.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 78 to River Road

Pecatonica River: East Branch VI
10.26.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Hollandale to Horseshoe Bend Road

Pecatonica River: East Branch V
5.2.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Woodford to Highway 11

Pecatonica River: East Branch IV
4.11.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Argyle to Blackhawk Memorial County Park

Pecatonica River: East Branch III
3.16.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway HK to Hollandale

Pecatonica River: East Branch II
11.19.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Hollandale to Blanchardville

Pecatonica River: East Branch I
9.29.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 78 to Argyle

Pecatonica River: Mineral Point Branch

Pecatonica River: Mineral Point Branch II
6.24.18 + 10.14.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Lake Ludden to S. Oak Park Road

Pecatonica River: Mineral Point Branch I
7.30.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Oak Park Road to County Road O

Peshekee River (MI)

Peshekee River
8.31.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Peshekee Grade to 3-Mile Mark

Peshtigo River

Peshtigo River
9.2.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Burnt Bridge to Goodman Park

Pewaukee River

Pewaukee River
6.16.19 | ☆ ☆
Koepp Park to Bluemound Road

Pigeon River

Pigeon River
12.5.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road J to Lake Michigan

Pine River (Florence County)

Pine River III (Florence): "The Oxbow"
7.6.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road N to Oxbow Take Out

Pine River II (Florence)
7.5.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Chipmunk Rapids Campground to Goodman Grade Road

Pine River I (Florence)
7.3.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 139 to Chipmunk Rapids Campground

Pine River (Lincoln County)

Pine River (Lincoln)
9.7.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Center Road to County Road W

Pine River (Richland County)

Pine River II (Richland)
5.12.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Krouskop Park to Twin Bluffs Road

Pine River I (Richland)
7.26.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
4.7.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Rockbridge to County Road AA

Piscasaw Creek (IL)

Piscasaw Creek III
4.17.17 | ☆ ☆
Denny Road to Squaw Prairie Road

Piscasaw Creek II
4.12.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Streit Road to Denny Road

Piscasaw Creek I
4.9.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Maxon Road to Streit Road

Platte River

Platte River Overview
Our Guide to the Platte River

Platte River VIII
5.15.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Indian Creek Road to The Mississippi River

Platte River VII
9.23.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Coon Hollow Road to Ellenboro

Platte River VI
2.27.18 + 5.4.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road E to County Road A

Platte River V
3.27.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road A to Platte Road

Platte River IV
10.28.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Big Platte Road to Indian Creek Road

Platte River III
11.10.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Platte Road to Big Platte Road

Platte River II
9.22.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Ellenboro to Platte Road

Platte River I
6.19.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Ellenboro to County Road B

Plover River

Plover River IV
9.27.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Boundary Road to Kristof Road

Plover River III
5.18.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Shantytown Road to Jordan Park

Plover River II
9.23.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Esker Road to Bevent Drive

Plover River I
5.17.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
5.19.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Jordan Park to Iverson Park

Popple River

Popple River
7.4.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Newald Tower Road/Forest Road 2159 to Highway 101

Prairie River

Prairie River III
6.19.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road J to County Road C

Prairie River II
5.27.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road C to Stange’s Park

Prairie River I
11.17.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Haymeadow Creek to Prairie Road

Puchyan River

Puchyan River
04.19.15 | ☆ ☆
County Road J to Huckleberry Road

Rattlesnake Creek

Rattlesnake Creek
09.13.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
North Andover to Highway 81

Red River

Red River
9.28.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
12.9.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Lower Red Lake Dam to County Road A

Red Cedar River

Red Cedar River II
9.17.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Menomonie to Dunnville

Red Cedar River I
5.30.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Menomonie to Downsville

Robinson Creek

Robinson Creek II
9.14.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Kelly Road to West Pine Hill Road

Robinson Creek I
5.7.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
7.8.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Old County Road I to Kelly Road

Rock Creek

Rock Creek
3.26.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Lake Mills to Millford

Rock River

Rock River IV
7.16.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Watertown to Johnson Creek

Rock River III
9.27.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Kanow Park to County Road P

Rock River II
9.21.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Janesville to Beloit

Rock River I (IL)
8.4.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Oregon to Dixon

Root River

Root River
8.2.13 | ☆ ☆
5 Mile Road to Horlick Dam

Root River: South Branch (MN)

Root River: South Branch II
8.26.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Preston Trailhead Park to Heron Road

Root River: South Branch I
9.20.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 5 to Preston Trailhead Park

Rubicon River

Rubicon River
5.27.15 | ☆ ☆
Saylesville to Neosho

Scuppernong Creek

Scuppernong Creek
4.26.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sunset Drive to Gramling Lane

Scuppernong River

Scuppernong River
8.4.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 106 to County Road D

Seeley Creek

Seeley Creek
5.4.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Seeley Lake to Hatchery Road

Sheboygan River

Sheboygan River VI
10.12.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
St. Cloud to Sheboygan Broughton Marsh County Park

Sheboygan River V
10.14.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Sheboygan Broughton Marsh County Park to Kiel

Sheboygan River IV
10.13.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Millhome to Johnsonville

Sheboygan River III
10.11.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Johnsonville to Dassow Park

Sheboygan River II
10.19.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Dassow Park to Sheboygan Falls

Sheboygan River I
10.3.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sheboygan Falls to Lake Michigan

Six Mile Creek

Six Mile Creek
6.7.14 | ☆
Waunakee Village Park to South Woodland Drive

Spring Creek

Spring Creek II
3.4.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Lee Road to Veterans Memorial Park

Spring Creek I
4.20.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Fair Street to County Road V

St. Croix River

St. Croix River II
8.11.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Osceola to Somerset Landing

St. Croix River I
8.8.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
St. Croix Falls to Osceola

Starkweather Creek

Starkweather Creek
6.08 | ☆
Yahara River to Highway 30

Sugar Creek

Sugar Creek II
4.17.17 | ☆
Bowers Road to State Road 120

Sugar Creek I
4.15.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road ES to Bowers Road

Sugar River

Sugar River Overview
Our Guide to the Sugar River

Upper Sugar River
…………………………………

Sugar River XII
7.24.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
White Crossing Road to Valley Road

Sugar River X
10.4.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 69 to County Road A

Sugar River IX
3.28.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road A to Belleville

Sugar River VII
9.14.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Riverside Road to Paoli

Sugar River III
7.22.11 | ☆
Valley Road to Paoli

Sugar River II
7.3.11 | ☆
Paoli to Belleville

Middle Sugar River
…………………………………

Sugar River XI
11.15.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Attica to Albany

Sugar River VI
5.18.14 | ☆ ☆
Albany to Brodhead

Sugar River IV
8.11.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road X to County Road EE

Sugar River I
6.9.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Belleville to County Road X

Lower Sugar River
…………………………………

Sugar River VIII
9.6.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Brodhead to Avon

Sugar River V (IL)
9.14.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Colored Sands Forest Preserve to North Meridian Road

Sugar River: West Branch

Sugar River: West Branch
7.27.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Fritz Road to County Road PB

Token Creek

Token Creek II
4.22.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Token Creek Preserve Park to Daentl Road

Token Creek I
5.22.11 | ☆
8.22.09 | ☆ ☆
5.2.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Token Creek County Park to Cherokee Park

Tomorrow River

Tomorrow-Waupaca River Overview
Our Guide to the Tomorrow-Waupaca River

Tomorrow River
7.4.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Rolling Hills Road to Amherst

Trappe River

Trappe River
8.2.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road WW to Wisconsin River Road

Trempealeau River

Trempealeau River II
9.27.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 35 to Perrot State Park

Trempealeau River I
8.16.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Whitehall to Independence

Turtle Creek

Turtle Creek Overview
Our Guide to Turtle Creek

Turtle Creek V
3.20.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Fairfield to Sweet-Allyn Park

Turtle Creek IV
6.21.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
School Section Road to O’Riley Road

Turtle Creek III
6.19.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Springs Park to School Section Road

Turtle Creek II
8.30.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆
7.14.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
O’Riley Road to Sweet-Allyn Park

Turtle Creek I
7.13.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
8.6.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sweet-Allyn Park to Dickop Street

Upper Iowa River (IA)

Upper Iowa River II
5.29.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Kendallville to Bluffton

Upper Iowa River I
5.24.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Chimney Rock Road to Bluffton Road

Waupaca River

Tomorrow-Waupaca River Overview
Our Guide to the Tomorrow-Waupaca River

Waupaca River VI
10.10.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Buchholz Road to County Highway Q

Waupaca River V
9.1.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Riverview Park to Reek Road

Waupaca River IV
6.2.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Weyauwega to Decker Memorial Park

Waupaca River III
10.24.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Amherst to Durrant Road

Waupaca River II
9.22.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Highway DD to County Highway Q

Waupaca River I
4.12.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
7.7.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
7.9.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Highway Q to Brainards Bridge Park

Wausau Whitewater Park

Wausau Whitewater Park
7.13.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Wausau, Wisconsin

Wedges Creek

Wedges Creek II
5.5.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road B to Rouse Road

Wedges Creek I
9.20.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Middle Road to Riviera Avenue

White River (Bayfield County)

White River (Bayfield)
8.16.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Maple Ridge Road to Highway 112

White River (Walworth County)

White River III (Walworth)
3.12.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sheridan Springs Road to Lyons

White River II (Walworth)
6.30.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Sheridan Springs Road to Wagner Park

White River I (Walworth)
5.15.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Sheridan Springs Road to Lyons

White River (Waushara County)

White River (Waushara)
11.1.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road YY to Czech Lane

Whitewater Creek (IA)

Whitewater Creek
6.18.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Whitewater Drive to Highway D61

Willow Creek

Willow Creek
8.5.17 + 8.22.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway 58 to Dog Hollow Road

Wisconsin River

Merrill to Wausau
…………………………………

Wisconsin River XI
5.11.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Grandfather Dam to Lokemoen Road

Wisconsin River IX
12.2.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Pine River to Texas

Mosinee to Plover
…………………………………

Wisconsin River XVIII
9.28.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Al Tech Park to West River Drive

Wisconsin River XVII
7.24.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Blue Heron Island

Wisconsin River XVI
7.23.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Lake DuBay Dam to County Road HH

Castle Rock Lake to Prairie Du Sac
…………………………………

Wisconsin River XIV
7.11.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Castle Rock Dam to Lyndon Station

Wisconsin River XIII: "The Upper & Lower Dells"
10.11.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
River Bay Road to Norway Drive

Wisconsin River XII
6.13.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Pine Island to Portage

Wisconsin River X
4.22.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Portage to Dekorra

Wisconsin River VII: "The Lower Dells"
8.6.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Wisconsin Dells to Norway Drive

Wisconsin River VI
8.15.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Dekorra to Whalen Bay

Wisconsin River V
10.13.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
6.1.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Lyndon Station to Wisconsin Dells

Prairie Du Sac to The Mississippi River
…………………………………

Lower Wisconsin Overview
Our Guide to the Lower Wisconsin Riverway

Wisconsin River XIX
6.10-6.14.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Prairie Du Sac to Wyalusing Landing

Wisconsin River XV
9.4.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Spring Green to Lone Rock

Wisconsin River VIII
6.22-6.23.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Lone Rock to Muscoda

Wisconsin River IV
9.4-9.5.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Prairie Du Sac to Arena

Wisconsin River III
5.29-5.31.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Arena to Gotham

Wisconsin River II
9.5-9.7.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Gotham to Boscobel

Wisconsin River I
8.22-8.24.08 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Boscobel to Wyalusing State Park

Wolf River

Wolf River V
9.27.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Langlade to Markton

Wolf River IV
9.26.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Hollister to Langlade

Wolf River III
9.25.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
9.6.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Lily to Hollister

Wolf River II
9.5.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
County Road A to Lily

Wolf River I
8.29.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Lily to Langlade

Yahara River

Yahara River Overview
Our Guide to the Yahara River

Yahara River VIII
4.19.16 | ☆ ☆
Windsor to Yahara Heights County Park

Yahara River VII
3.7.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Mud Lake to Lake Kegonsa

Yahara River VI
12.14.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Stoughton to Stebbensville Road

Yahara River V
12.13.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Lake Kegonsa to Stoughton

Yahara River IV
7.16.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆
7.22.13 | ☆ ☆
5.25.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
Veterans Memorial Park to Windsor Road

Yahara River III
6.6.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Murwin County Park to Janesville

Yahara River II
7.14.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆
9.08 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Stebbensville Road to County Road H

Yahara River I
5.31.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
7.13.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
8.08 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Stebbensville Road to Murwin County Park

Yellow Creek (IL)

Yellow Creek
4.19.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Bolton Road to Krape Park

Yellow River (Taylor County)

Yellow River (Taylor)
8.31.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Miller Dam to County Road H

Yellow River (IA)

Yellow River II
5.6.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Old Sixteen Road to Highway 76

Yellow River I
5.5.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Highway X16 to Old Sixteen Road

Zumbro River (MN)

Zumbro River
6.1.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆
Zumbro Falls to Millville


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