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West Branch DuPage River, Warrrenville

  • 2023-05-07
  • 9:30 AM
  • West Branch Du Page River, Mack Rd. to McDowell Grove F.P.


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 Sunday, May 7, 2023 
Ray Ziemer
Location: West Branch DuPage River -  Mack Rd. to McDowell Grove
Skill Level: Beginner
Category: Day

Details: This is a short and easy paddle through historic Warrenville and its local woods. Just under 5 miles, there are a couple of simple riffles. We could take a short break, but no lunch stop is planned. McDowell Grove has picnic facilities for those who want to lunch afterward. Car shift 9:30. Launch: 10:00

Directions to Mack Road Canoe Launch

From I-88 – Exit I-88 at Winfield Road. Turn right and drive north approx. 3 ¼ miles to Mack Road. Turn left and drive 1 ¼ miles west to the Canoe Launch and Dog Park, parking lot entrance on left.

From Route 59 – Mack Road is between Batavia Road and Roosevelt Rd. (IL Rte 38) between West Chicago and Warrenville. Turn east on Mack a half mile to cross the river and enter parking lot on south side of road.

Leader: Ray Ziemer

Cell Phone: 630-669-7831

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