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This page is a companion to bigEastern.com's Kankakee River Log and is hosted as a public service of Becknell and Lucas Media, Ltd. of North Judson, Indiana. The Kankakee River Log is intended to provide a comprehensive portal to information about the Kankakee River watershed in Indiana and Illinois. Links do not constitute endorsements of the content of any site not hosted by Becknell and Lucas Media, Ltd. nor do they in any way reflect the editorial policy of Becknell and Lucas Media, Ltd. No warranty of fitness or accuracy is provided.

Recreation in the Kankakee River region

Tourism Web Sites

Explore Starke County - From the Starke County, Indiana Tourism Commission. Another production of Becknell and Lucas Media, Ltd.

Kankakee River Valley Chamber of Commerce - Visitor's Information web site.

Blueberry Country - From the Marshall County, Indiana Convention and Visitor's Bureau.

Casual Coast - From the Porter County, Indiana Convention and Visitor's Bureau.

Boating

ChicagoPaddling's Kankakee River page - Information of interest for canoeists and other human powered boaters. [chicagopaddling.org]

Reed's Kankakee River Canoe Trips - A commercial site offering canoe and kayak trips on the Kankakee in Illinios.

Parks and Preserves

Kankakee River State Park - [Illinois] on L.L.Bean's Park Search.

Kankakee River State Park - A scenic and protected river reach. [Ill. Dept. of Natural Resources]

Birding and wildlife viewing

KFWA Birding Info - The Indiana Audubon Society's online birding atlas for Indiana provides detailed birding information for Kankakee State Fish and Wildlife Area near North Judson, Indiana.

Hunting

Raghorn News - Online version of outdoor magazine based in Knox, Indiana.

Sportsman's Newsletter Homepage - Website for all fishing and hunting information on the Kankakee River Valley.

Fishing

Raghorn News - Online version of outdoor magazine based in Knox, Indiana.

Sportsman's Newsletter Homepage - Website for all fishing and hunting information on the Kankakee River Valley, hosted by top riverman Ed Mullady.

Kankakee River Fishing Derby - Held annually beginning near the end of June.

Chicagoland Fishing - Includes an active Kankakee River fishing section.

Places to stay

The Cabin at Lena Park - Unique luxury cabin in Kankakee sand country.