Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois Metropolitan Area

Local whitewater kayaking, rafting, and paddling information.

There's not that much whitewater around Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois but if the list below will help you locate what there is. Look at the list of whitewater below, you're sure to find a good spot. All the whitewater is pretty far away as you can see so you'd better plan for a long drive. Pick the right stretch from the list below and have a great paddling trip.

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Whitewater paddling spots near Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois:

Whitewater 50 to 75 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Cedar River, Iowa, Kepler State Park, 74 miles away, class III, 0.1 miles long.

Little Platte River, Wisconsin, Old Lancaster Road to Stumptown Road, 67 miles away, class II(III), 5.4 miles long.

Whitewater 75 to 100 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Bear Creek, Illinois, CR900E to Highway 96, 90 miles away, class I-II, 4.5 miles long.

Cedar Creek, Illinois, Cedar Creek Road to Peru Bottom Road, 94 miles away, class I-II(IV), 5.9 miles long.

Little Vermilion River, Illinois, N3179 Road to IandM Canal, 97 miles away, class I-II(III), 6.5 miles long.

Sangamon, Illinois, Playspot in Petersburg, 87 miles away, class III, 0.1 miles long.

Spring Creek, Illinois, 1600N Road to Rail Road bridge above Illinois River confluence, 90 miles away, class I-II, 6.2 miles long.

Tomahawk Creek, Illinois, Troy Grove Blacktop to Little Vermilion, 98 miles away, class II, 2.8 miles long.

Whitewater 100 to 125 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Bailey Creek, Illinois, N2300 Road to Vermilion River, 100 miles away, class I-II(IV), 1.5 miles long.

Cedar Creek, Illinois, Parker Heights Entrance at 5th St to Bob Bangart Park, 100 miles away, class II-IV, 1 miles long.

Covel Creek, Illinois, E.18th Road to Highway 71, 114 miles away, class II, 6.5 miles long.

Fall Creek, Illinois, End of Gorge Trail to Parking Lot, 103 miles away, class I-IV, 2 miles long.

Vermilion River, Illinois, NW of Highway 178 to Oglesby Cutoff, 102 miles away, class II-III, 7.7 miles long.

North River, Missouri, Mo. County Road 530 to Highway 61 bridge, 115 miles away, class I(II), 17 miles long.

Baraboo River, Wisconsin, Highway 12 to Highway 113, 115 miles away, class I(II), 4.5 miles long.

Skillet Creek, Wisconsin, Gasser Road, 113 miles away, class III-IV, 1.8 miles long.

Turtle Creek, Wisconsin, Shopiere, 125 miles away, class I, 4.7 miles long.

Wisconsin River, Wisconsin, Prairie du Sac, 109 miles away, class II, 0.1 miles long.

Whitewater 125 to 150 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Cedar River, Iowa, Cedar Falls, 146 miles away, class II, 0.05 miles long.

Mississippi River, Missouri, Riverview Drive North St. Louis, 145 miles away, class III-IV, 1 miles long.

Black River, Wisconsin, Hatfield Dam to Power Plant, 148 miles away, class II-III(IV), 3.2 miles long.

Black River - East Fork, Wisconsin, City Point to Black River Forest Campground, 147 miles away, class II, 23.8 miles long.

Dickey Creek, Wisconsin, to Bottom Road, 146 miles away, class -blank-, 2 miles long.

Halls Creek, Wisconsin, Trow Lake Dam to Black River, 149 miles away, class I-II, 9.7 miles long.

Morrison Creek, Wisconsin, South Cemetery Road to Bottom Road landing, 146 miles away, class I-II, 5.3 miles long.

Robinson Creek, Wisconsin, Kelly Road to W Pine Hill Road, 140 miles away, class I-II(III), 4.9 miles long.

* Distances listed are direct linear distances from the center of the metro area to the middle of the river section listed, actual driving distance is longer.



Other Outdoors Recreation Nearby:


Ski Resorts near Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois:

Ski Areas 0 to 50 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Ski Snowstar, Illinois, 16 miles, vertical drop 262 feet

Ski Areas 50 to 100 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Sundown Mountain, Michigan, 58 miles, vertical drop 475 feet

Tyrol Basin, Wisconsin, 95 miles, vertical drop 300 feet

Chestnut Mountain, Illinois, 51 miles, vertical drop 475 feet

Ski Areas 100 to 150 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Devils Head, Wisconsin, 113 miles, vertical drop 500 feet

Cascade Mountain, Wisconsin, 127 miles, vertical drop 460 feet

Christmas Mountain, Wisconsin, 126 miles, vertical drop 250 feet

Mount La Crosse, Wisconsin, 130 miles, vertical drop 516 feet

Nordic Mountain, Wisconsin, 145 miles, vertical drop 265 feet

Ski Areas 150 to 200 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Sunburst, Wisconsin, 190 miles, vertical drop 214 feet

Highlands of Olympia, Wisconsin, 163 miles, vertical drop 205 feet

Little Switzerland, Wisconsin, 181 miles, vertical drop 200 feet

Alpine Valley, Wisconsin, 160 miles, vertical drop 388 feet

Grand Geneva, Wisconsin, 154 miles, vertical drop 211 feet

Wilmot mountain, Wisconsin, 167 miles, vertical drop 260 feet

Granite Peak, Wisconsin, 185 miles, vertical drop 700 feet

Villa Olivia, Illinois, 163 miles, vertical drop 180 feet

Four Lakes, Illinois, 168 miles, vertical drop 100 feet

Hidden Valley, Missouri, 158 miles, vertical drop 250 feet

* Distances listed are direct linear distances from the center of the metro area to the ski areas listed, actual driving distance is longer.


National Parks near Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois:

National Parks 100 to 200 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Effigy Mounds National Monument, 100 miles

Ice Age National Scenic Trail, 109 miles

Illinois & Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor, 172 miles

North Country National Scenic Trail, 109 miles

National Parks 200 to 300 miles from Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa-Illinois

Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, 256 miles

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, 239 miles

Isle Royale National Park, 299 miles

Mississippi National River & Recreation Area, 249 miles

Ozark National Scenic River, 247 miles

Saint Croix National Scenic River, 243 miles

* Distances listed are direct linear distances from the center of the metro area to the parks listed, actual driving distance is longer.


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