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Piscasaw Creek

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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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Piscasaw Creek III

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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

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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

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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…