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Lusk Creek

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April 27, 2018

Saltpeter Cave Crossing to Eddyville Blacktop Road
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A true destination trip in every sense, Lusk Creek is an obscure stream set in a glorious wilderness environment…

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Piscasaw Creek Video: Streit Road to Denny Road

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January 12, 2018

On this return trip to the Piscasaw, (only a few days after our first-ever visit) we were treated to a more interesting run than upstream due to three runnable…

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Piscasaw Creek Video: Maxon Road to Streit Road

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January 5, 2018

The Piscasaw, located near Chemung in Illinois, is a great little prairie creek best caught in Spring when the water is up. This section has very mild riffles so…

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Pecatonica River V

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December 5, 2017

Pecatonica River Nature Preserve to Trask Bridge Forest Preserve
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A simple paddle that’s as pleasant as it is dull, where merely being on the water is more important…

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Chicago River

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August 16, 2017

Touring Downtown Chicago
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This was a very unique experience for us (and would be for anyone) because paddling through the middle of a lively downtown in the…