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San & Ship Canal boat ramp
Willow Springs, IL

Added by: Steve Shay

Exit off Archer (RT 171) on to Center Ave turn on Lincoln and go through viaduct under tracks. nice boat ramp. A few miles down canal becomes narrow with limestone walls where the canal was quarried through. Narrowest part of this commercial waterway, can,t give barges as much room when passing as the rest of waterway. Easier paddling above this put-in/take-out.

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