Welcome to the Chicago Region

MisicotAlthough mostly flat and unexciting, the Chicago Area has a few diamonds in the rough. Within a few hours of Chicago, there are a couple of rivers and dams with exceptional play potential, considering their obscure locations.
Traveling farther from Chicago, Northern Wisconsin, Minnesota, and Upper Peninsula Michigan provide a much different experience with steep creeks, gaping gorges, large drops, and big water.

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End of season party for CWA @ yorkville

September 28th, 2016 Contributed by: bobber

http://www.meetup.com/chicagowhitewater/events/234373588/
Come out for the annual end of season party, now at Yorkville. Register on the website so we know how much food to have ready for the grill, $10 for some tasty stuff. Please bring a side or dessert to share (no cupcakes). Hope to see you all out there!
Food will be ready at 3pm ... Read More →

Paddle with Adrienne Levkneht this Saturday at East Race.

July 5th, 2016 Contributed by: bobber

On Saturday July 9th the east race will have a special guest, Adrienne Levkneht !
Adrienne has one the Green river race multiple times and has earned the nickname “Queen of the Green”. She is also a member of the US National freestyle team. She spent many hours in our favorite ditch.
The gates will be open ... Read More →

Illinois Whitewater Festival 7/16 Yorkville, IL

June 24th, 2016 Contributed by: bobber

Illinois Whitewater Festival will be held at the Marge Cline whitewater park in Yorkville, IL on 7/16 at 9am.
The event will feature slalom events as part of the Buttercup series, as well as world kayak boatercross.
Details can be found at:
https://cwa.wildapricot.org/event-2259556


 

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