Des Plaines, Illinois
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Average Gradient: 7 fpm
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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:
* 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
All Illinois Whitewater|
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Outdoors Recreation Near Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin
Outdoors recreation in the vicinity of Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, Illinois-Indiana-Wisconsin, the metro area neareast to Des Plaines. Find info on campgrounds, marinas, hiking trails, ski resorts, lakes, beaches, parks, whitewater, golf courses and more.