Outdoor Adventures: Canoe the Rock

Join us on a 6+ mile scenic paddle on the Rock River starting from Castle Rock State Park to John Deere Park in Oregon, Illinois.

The registration fee includes leadership, canoe rental and transportation from NIU. Each paddler over 12 years old will need to pay and register individually but will have the option to name other paddlers when signing up.

Canoeing is family-friendly! Each canoe can carry up to 2 paddlers ages 12+ and an additional one or two children depending on age and size. 

Date and Time(s): Saturday, June 4 from 1 to 6 p.m.  

Registration cost and deadline: Sycamore Resident: $32.: Non-Resident: $42 by 6/ 1. 

Online advance registration through the Sycamore Park District.

Students may recieve the Sycamore Resident fee by emailing outdooradventure@niu.edu.

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Saturday, June 4, 2022 at 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Rock River Oregon, IL

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