scenic serenity that only Northwest Illinois can deliver! Start the
morning with a leisurely canoe or kayak paddle down the natural water
trail of the Pecatonica River. Wildlife
and the best of "Mother Natures" creative palette greet you at every
twist and turn. Experienced paddlers will be on hand to assist the less experienced. Flotilla begins at McConnell's "Bobtown" Landing, 6371
W. McConnell Road, McConnell, IL 61050 and ends
at McNeil's Damascus Landing, 4998 Cedarville Road, Lena, IL 61048.
This segment of the Pecatonica River Water Trail length is 7.9 miles.
Google, "Illinois' Friendliest Paddle" - YouTube. Estimated time for
journey is 2 1/2 hours. Lunch and shuttle transportation
included. A very limited number of canoes are available for rent for
those that do not have their own boat.
REGISTER BY: Friday, July 12, 2013
WHEN: Saturday, July 20, 2013, 9:00am
WHERE: McConnell IL to Damascus, IL
FEE: $15/person if you have your own canoe/kayak.
$30/person if you need to rent a canoe.
Friends of the Pecatonica River Foundation
1550 Woodside Drive, Freeport, IL 61032
c/o Lee Butler
email - firstname.lastname@example.org