The site navigation utilizes arrow, enter, escape, and space bar key commands. Left and right arrows move across top level links and expand / close menus in sub levels. Up and Down arrows will open main level menus and toggle through sub tier links. Enter and space open menus and escape closes them as well. Tab will move on to the next part of the site rather than go through menu items.

Event Calendar

Sights of September Paddle (Intermediate)

Event Information

Date: Saturday, 09/19/2020

Time: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Fee: $10/person.

Age: Ages 12 or older (participants younger than age 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult).

Contact Phone: 815.722.9470

Location: McKinley Woods – Kerry Sheridan Grove


View on Google Maps



Photo by Cindy Cain

Event Details

Bring your own boat and enjoy the sights and sounds of September during this relaxing paddling tour on the confluence of the Des Plaines and DuPage rivers. We may even catch a glimpse of some migrating birds!

Be sure to wear shoes that stay on your feet and clothes that can get wet. Don’t forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle.

Event Requirements

Registration is required by Thursday, September 17:  815.722.9470.

REGISTER ONLINE

Participants must bring their own boat, paddle and PFD (personal flotation device).

The natural surface launch area is accessible by a paved trail 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.

VIEW THE FULL SCHEDULE OF CANOEING AND KAYAKING PROGRAMS

Sign up for a Newsletter