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Piscasaw Creek III

on
June 8, 2017

Denny Road to Squaw Prairie Road
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An almost great trip with pretty scenery, fabulous wildlife, engaging riffles and light rapids, alas, it comes with some serious caveats: it’s usually too…

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Piscasaw Creek II

on
May 20, 2017

Streit Road to Denny Road
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This section of Piscasaw Creek had everything I liked about the upper section and then some. Here I found beautiful prairie surroundings, farm dams…

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Piscasaw Creek I

on
May 13, 2017

Maxon Road to Streit Road
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A rarely paddled but really pleasant trip that travels through prairie and farmland in Northern Illinois, Piscasaw Creek, a tributary of the Kishwaukee River, is…

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Covel Creek Video

on
February 3, 2017

Covel is an absolutely beautiful Illinois creek full of stunning scenery and continuous rapids – neither of which are evident from the put-in or take-out. This hidden gem is…

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Big Bureau Creek Video

on
January 27, 2017

Big Bureau is the kind of creek you have to hit at just the right levels, and one that we’ve wanted to paddle from the moment we laid eyes…