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Full Moon Paddle

Event information

Date: Friday, June 21, 2024

Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Fee: $20 per person.

Age: Ages 12 or older. (Children must be accompanied by a registered adult.)

Contact: 815-722-4121

Location: Whalon Lake

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A full moon in the night sky. Photo via Shutterstock

Event details

Enjoy an evening on calm waters under a full moon at Whalon Lake. This recreational paddle will tour and explore the lake as the sun sets. End the night by a roaring fire and roast some s’mores.


Event requirements

Registration required by Thursday, June 20: 815-722-4121. 


This is a recreational, non-instructional kayak program. All equipment is provided. Participants should wear clothing that can get wet, including sturdy water shoes. Previous kayaking/canoeing experience is recommended.

The launch area is easily accessible by a paved sidewalk from the parking lot. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.