Experience ancient wetlands, cliffs and canyons, wooded islands and the gentle farmlands of northwestern Indiana and northeastern Illinois along the 133-mile (160 km) Kankakee River, one of the cleanest rivers in the Midwest. 

Use our interactive Map Journal to familiarize yourself with the river, its features and potential hazards. Check weather conditions and river stages before your trip.

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