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Shedd Aquarium

Kickapoo Adventures

1 Clear Pond, Oakwood, IL 61858


Adventure starts here on the Middle Fork of the Vermilion River - Illinois’ only National Scenic river!

Guests have the opportunity to rent canoes, kayaks, paddleboards and tubes to explore the rivers and lakes at Kickapoo State Park. Canoe and kayak trips (8 or 13 mile) are offered or rentals can be done by the hour. Mountain and comfort bikes also available for rental. Following your adventure, guests can grab a bite to eat at the on-site Cafe Bistro which offers live music throughout the summer. Just west of Danville, IL

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