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Des Plaines, Illinois

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AW Class: I-II
Length: 4 miles
Average Gradient: 7 fpm
Putin Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 41.6403
Longitude: -88.07151

Takeout Location Coordinates:
Latitude: 41.5819
Longitude: -88.07181

Paddling Rivers Near Des Plaines, Illinois:

   Des Plaines, Will County, 2 miles away
      Class I-II - 4 miles long (Fishnet Rapids)

   Fox River, DuPage/Kane County, 21 miles away
      Class I-II(IV) - 0.05 miles long (Batavia Dam)

Hotels near Des Plaines, Illinois:

Super 8 Romeoville Bolingbrook, Romeoville
3.1 miles away
Ramada Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook
3.6 miles away
Quality Inn Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook
3.8 miles away
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites BOLINGBROOK, Bolingbrook
3.8 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook
3.8 miles away
Hilton Garden Inn Bolingbrook I-55, Bolingbrook
3.9 miles away
Residence Inn Chicago Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook
3.9 miles away
WoodSpring Suites Chicago Rome, Romeoville
4 miles away
SpringHill Suites Chicago Bolingbrook, Bolingbrook
4 miles away
Days Inn & Suites Romeoville, Romeoville
4.2 miles away
Comfort Inn Romeoville, Romeoville
4.2 miles away
Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Romeoville, IL, Romeoville
4.3 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

Campgrounds near Des Plaines, Illinois:

   Martin Campground-joliet, Joliet, 6 miles away

   Green Fields Campground, Elwood, 8 miles away

   Messenger Woods Forest Preserve, New Lenox, 8 miles away

   Empress Rv Resort, Joliet, 9 miles away

   Hammel Woods Forest Preserve, Joliet, 10 miles away

   Blackwell Forest Preserve, Warrenville, 14 miles away

   Lake Shokakana Family Resort, Channahon, 14 miles away

Marinas Near Des Plaines, Illinois:

   Big Basin Marina, Channahon, 14 miles away

   Old Plank Marina, Frankfort, 16 miles away

   Harborside Marina, Wilmington, 18 miles away

Public Lands Near Des Plaines, Illinois:

   Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor, Lockport - IL, 4 miles away

   Kankakee River State Park, Illinois, 20 miles away

   Goose Lake Prairie State Park, Illinois, 21 miles away

   Mazonia-Braidwood Wildlife Area, Illinois, 25 miles away

   Moraine Hills Park State Park, Illinois, 39 miles away

Lakes Near Des Plaines, Illinois:

   Tampier Lake, Cook , 12 miles away

   Turtlehead Lake, Cook , 19 miles away

Current weather conditions at Des Plaines, Illinois

Local climate location: WHEATON 6 miles away

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