Kishwaukee near Rockford

by  guest-paddler

A self-supported trip created by guest-paddler

Trip Overview

Handy day trip on a small river, with enough current to be fun.

Safety Notes

Illinois allows fences across the river - upstream from this stretch.

Gear Notes

We were canoeing it. No special gear required.


Best paddled in the spring time, before the water warms up & the inner tube floaters take over.

Portage Notes

Sand bars

Trip Details

  • Trip Dates: 7/21/2022
  • Sport/Activity: Kayaking, Canoeing
  • Skill Level: Beginner
  • Water Type: Flat/Sheltered Water, Rock Gardens

Trip Location