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Russell Road to Wadsworth Road Kayak & Canoe Touring on the Des Plaines River



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Russell Road to Wadsworth Road Info
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Put In:  Russell Road bridge
Take Out:  Wadsworth Road Canoe Landing
Difficulty:  Class I
Run Length:  6.8
Streamflow Comments: 
Season Comments:  January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Primary Season: 
Water Craft:  kayak,wwcan,canoe,touring
Camping on River:  No camping in the forest preserve.
Location:  In the Midwestern U.S. (IL), of
Shuttle Logistics: 

Put-in: Heading south on I-94, turn left on Russell Road. Put-in at the forest preserve canoe landing, down-stream left from the Russel Road bridge.

Take-out: From the put-in continue east on Russell Road. Turn right on Kilbourne Road and turn right on Wadsworth Road. The take out is down-stream left at the canoe landing.


Russell Road to Wadsworth Road on the Des Plaines River


Last Edited by maddy on 4/27/2011