Illinois River Video(s)
Illinois River put-ins, rentals




Video: Finding History on The Illinois River
Description: "A fascinating fall trip on the Illinois River discovers a long flooded treasure." Details the Hennepin canal which was created as a shortcut to the Mississippi. Footage of some sections which have been under water for over 50 years and are only now viewable due to a newly formed earthen dam.
Location/Distance: Illinois River, IL, USA (11.1 miles)
Trip Date: 2007-11-03
Author: Tom Lindblade
Find on map: put-in