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Event Calendar

Paddle Whalon Lake (Intermediate)

Event Information

Date: Saturday, 08/10/2019

Time: 9:30 AM to 3:00 PM

Fee: $20/Person

Age: Ages 12 or older; ages 18 or younger must be accompanied by a registered adult

Contact Phone: 815.886.1467

Location: Whalon Lake

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Photo courtesy of Lauren Dundak

Event Details

Explore Whalon Lake by kayak! This preserve boasts a variety of habitats and wildlife to see from the water.

We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this natural area and practice your paddling skills.

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

There are three different sessions for this program.

  • Session 1: 9:30-11 a.m.
  • Session 2: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Session 3: 1:30-3 p.m.

Event Requirements

Registration required by Wednesday, August 7: 815.886.1467.


Previous kayaking experience is required. Due to the nature of this program, walk-up registration is not allowed.

The launch area is easily accessible by a paved path 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 on-line no later than 48 hours before the program.



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