8.17.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Brownton to Winslow, Pecatonica River II West Bend to Newburg, Milwaukee River VI 7.5.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ County Road X to County Road EE, Sugar River I Its namesake river is … 8.31-9.2.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.13.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 8.31.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 11.10.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 6.16.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.25.14 | ☆ ☆ 3.31.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Whitehall to Independence, Turtle Creek Overview You already know what they say about not quitting your day job, but do you know what I say to what they say? – 4p.m. 11.15.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Haskins Park to Highway 33, Baraboo River III 09.13.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ What I mean is it comprises a series of really wide stairs – from bank to bank – like a big letter ‘U’. 8.2.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Hollandale to Blanchardville, Pecatonica River: East Branch I The population was 49,288 at the 2010 census. Black Earth to Walking Iron Park, Black Earth Creek III Crossover Road to Highway 60, Milwaukee River VIII Newburg to Fredonia, Milwaukee River: East Branch III Windsor to Yahara Heights County Park, Yahara River VII 5.18.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Lake Altoona Dam to Hobbs Landing, Eau Claire River III (Marathon) 5.5.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.31.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ south central Wisconsin paddling guidebook. 8.15.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Old County Road PB to Highway 69, Baraboo River Overview Curiously but not coincidentally, you’ll soon see another sign after that warning you of firearms, as that’s also done at the club. There will be a break from these buildings followed by a big left bend. Between the riffles and rocky shoals and attractive pedestrian (re: golf cart) bridges you’ll see a sign on the left bank stating “Canoe Landing,” but this is private; you have to be a “club member” to use it. �D�j�/�9��&� I mean, how often do you get to paddle into Lake Michigan (at least when you live in Madison)? Right after the twin interstate bridges are more lively riffles and even some Class I rapids. I pity the folks who work down there, indoors or out-, and have to put up with this crap all the time! 5.19.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 3.16.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Boundary Road to Kristof Road, Plover River III Forestville to Algoma, Allen Creek Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, Lake Superior: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore (MI) 9.5.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 8.29.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ When I did this there were half a dozen fishermen, the first of whom I saw was simply from the waist up, like a magician’s trick sawing a person in half, not because he was wading in the water, but rather because that’s how high the horizon line is. 3.28.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Point Rock Park to Jacobstown Road, Castle Rock Creek/Fennimore Fork 4.19.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.19.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ River Fest is a one-day festival will take place along the Riverfront Drive boardwalk on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11a.m. Britzke Road to Hoopen Road, Koshkonong Creek I Bowers Road to Shemak Road, Blue River I Svob indicates a boat landing at Kiwanis Park, but I didn’t see anything from the river and don’t see anything obvious on Google Maps; it’s grassy and has low banks, with street-side parking feet away from the river, so taking-out here would be pretty easy. 8.5.17 + 8.22.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Lake DuBay Dam to County Road HH, Castle Rock Lake to Prairie Du Sac Black Earth to Hudson Road, Black Earth Creek IV The Sheboygan River has freshwater fishing for Chinook Salmon, Coho Salmon, Rainbow Trout, Brown Trout, Northern Pike, Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, Rock Bass, Crappie, Catfish, Bullhead, Perch, Bluegill, Sucker and Carp.. But if you’re going solo, be prepared for traffic and detours. Waterloo to Portland, Maunesha River II Needless to say, the water will begin to get wavy the further out you venture, downright choppy once/if you get out onto the open lake. Merton to Highway 83, Bark River I Veterans Memorial County Park to La Crosse, La Crosse River II Today, you can eat the fish you catch that a couple decades ago you wouldn’t want to touch with a 10′ pole. There’s no warning sign for this dam, but you don’t need one; the audio/visual department here is plenty telling. Bear Lake Road to Dells of the Eau Claire Park, Eau Claire River: North Fork (Eau Claire County), Eau Claire River: North Fork (Eau Claire) County Road F to Landing 10, Black Earth Creek Overview Frontier Park to Jacobus Park, Mill Creek (Iowa) 5.29.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5 Mile Road to Horlick Dam, Root River: South Branch II But if you’ve never paddled the actual Sheboygan portion of the river, it’s definitely worth continuing for three more miles, at least once. Maybe it was the high water, maybe it was using my 15′ long kayak with a sharp v-shaped hull, but I had a heck of a time “beaching” myself onto the apron while fishtailing sideways and then getting dragged backwards to the lip of the dam, a rather precarious premise. And boy oh Sheboygan, if you can coincide this trip during fall colors and a steelhead run, it would be exhilarating! This probably won’t come as a big surprise for some who follow our site (for which we never take for granted but are always grateful! Fishing Reports and Discussions for Sheboygan River, Kohler Dam, River Wildlife - Wisconsin Fishing Reports and Discussions for ... You have the legal right to portage around dams and other man made obstacles. In his Paddling Southern Wisconsin guidebook, guru Mike Svob describes this section of the river as a “torturous sequence of bends,” but also goes on to say (in the same sentence no less) that it is one of the prettiest parts of the river. 9.2.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 11.19.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Photos courtesy of the River Alliance of Wisconsin, contact Helen Sarakinos at hsarakinos@wisconsinrivers.org ... Small Dams Created Date: Arena to Gotham, Wisconsin River II Ness Road to Big Falls, Little Wolf River II Just before the Pennsylvania Avenue bridge there’s a small island with its own boat slip and some kind of house. County Road I to County Road G, Crawfish River II 3.12.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.23.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.13.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Woodford to Highway 11, Pecatonica River: East Branch IV 8.22-8.24.08 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ County Road W to Colfax Park, Red Cedar River II Denny Road to Squaw Prairie Road, Piscasaw Creek II Highway 108 to Veterans Memorial County Park, La Crosse River I County Road A to County Road V, Onion River I Burnt Bridge to Goodman Park, Pewaukee River 5.29-5.31.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ This is on the left, but soon you’ll be surrounded by the course on both sides. And in a weird combination of annoying noise and redundancy, all along the riverwalk close to the breakwater are these lamp posts with a rotating propeller at their top with two fake hawks attached at each end circling round and round while a speaker pipes in seagull aw-aw sounds. <> River Bay Road to Norway Drive, Wisconsin River XII 11 0 obj 9.20.08 | ☆ Stoughton to Stebbensville Road, Yahara River V Madison, Wisconsin, Lake Michigan: Horseshoe Island If you take out by the second warning sign, there’s a concrete apron immediately upstream of the dam, like within spitting distance. Cloud to Sheboygan Broughton Marsh County Park, West Branch of the Fond Du Lac River Video, Eau Claire River: North Fork (Eau Claire), Lake Superior: Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore (MI), Pecatonica River: Mineral Point Branch II, Wisconsin River XIII: "The Upper & Lower Dells". 10.25.14 | ☆ ☆ 9.17.13 | ☆ ☆ Manawa to County Road X, Lulu Lake Highway D61 to 60th Avenue, Maunesha River V Seeley Lake to Hatchery Road, Sheboygan River VI stream 6.8.15 & 6.10.15 | ☆ ☆ 11 more dams are slated for the lower Mekong mainstream in Laos and Cambodia. Is it the wind blowing through leaves? Hardly a destination river trip to make a bucket list, but a splendid final segment of a great, underrated river in southeastern Wisconsin. 9.29.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 6.16.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.27.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ It’s not hydroelectric, and it creates no lake impoundment. 6.19.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.26.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.9.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Ellenboro to Platte Road, Platte River I 7.20.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Murwin County Park to Janesville, Yahara River II 6.28.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Femrite Drive to Fish Camp County Park, Dorn Creek Sheboygan River basin The rivers, lakes, groundwater and lands in the Sheboygan River basin sustain a wide range of plant and animal life as well as offer wide range of quality. Dekorra, Wisconsin, Lake Mendota: Governor’s Island 6.9.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.10.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ We have 2 children and live in Sheboygan … 4.16.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.14.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 9.20.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 2.27.18 + 5.4.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ That said, the river cannot really be paddled upstream of St. This is a really fun experience, to be sure, and the views are pretty awesome. County Road S to Highway 56, Kinnickinnic River II 9.22.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.25.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.8.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Following a big rightward bend, where the river sidles up parallel to a road for a moment, there’s a straightaway and a very dramatic horizon line, indicating the next (and last) dam. Mines of Spain to Massey Marina Park, Cedar Creek 6.24.18 + 10.14.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Recommended Levels: 9.4.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ So, while this whole area is pretty, and the riffles are fun and lively, it is a little compromised by a couple distractions. Manchester to Kingston, Grant River III 8.6.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ East 18th Road to Highway 71, Crawfish River III Highway 58 to Dog Hollow Road, Wisconsin River XI Historical Weather. 7.24.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Highway 13 to Lake Superior, Bois Brule River III Estabrook Park to Discovery World, Milwaukee River I Cotton Mill Park to County Road J, Beaver Dam River II 10.11.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Minimum, 300 cfs. Estabrook Park to Bruce Street, Milwaukee River VII 5.12.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Dassow Park to Sheboygan Falls, Sheboygan River I I hadn’t known about this trail prior to this trip, and I wasn’t all that familiar with the Sheboygan area anyway. The folks fishing were there for steelhead. Union Center to Wonewoc, Baraboo River II The portage landing is dangerously close to the lip of the dam itself, and by all appearances the dam seems to serve no purpose. endobj 8.8.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 8.1.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ endobj I mean, the fake hawks on perpetual loop is one thing, presumably to deter seagulls, but there is more than enough natural annoying seagull squawks without additional recordings blaring on and off over and over. I operate Roehrborn Farms LLC along with my parents and wife Cindy. 9.14.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Hollandale to Horseshoe Bend Road, Pecatonica River: East Branch V 7.27.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Concord Road to County Road P, Old Pearl River Portage left. I almost thought it was a footbridge at first! 9.27.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ There are two “Warning, Dam Ahead” signs, on the left, and you’ll have two portage choices, both with pros and cons. Wolf River Road to Big Falls, Little Wolf River I 8.22.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 11.21.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ The dams were built for flood control, irrigation and hydropower, and none have fish ladders to help the fish maneuver around them. 5.24.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Just saying it probably could be done.). 1.24.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Club House Road to Ross Avenue, Eau Claire River II (Marathon) 7.15.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ On river-left you’ll pass a couple palatial estates likely from Kohler money. Bowers Road to State Road 120, Sugar Creek I endobj White Crossing Road to Valley Road, Sugar River X 6.17.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Eventually the river becomes less kinky and more sober-minded as it flows first under the tall bridges at County Road A and then I-43. Once a week or so I’d stay at a friend’s cabin with my dog for a few days to write about the places I’d been visiting before going back “to work.” Between Packers games, playoff baseball and the presidential debates, there was a lot to drink about (did I mean think about?). 7.7.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.5.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Loy Road to Highway 23, Mill Creek (Portage) River Falls to County Road F, Kishwaukee River 3.15.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ But it’s big open water, prone to wind and wave. Calamine to Darlington, Pecatonica River: Dodge Branch x��V�n7}��G2�h޹ۧڈ���4�����^YBtAWJ��}g�]I+�J Two other bridges outside Sheboygan and one at the mouth of the Sheboygan River … Sparta to Bangor, Lake Columbia That’s why there’s a discrepancy in mileage for bikes and cars. I’ll just have to find another time in life to drop everything and merge an Eat, Pray, Love with The Alchemist combo/choose your own adventure series. County Road J to Lake Michigan, Pine River III (Florence): "The Oxbow" 8.20.17 | ☆ ☆ 8th Street Boat Launch, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Time: Put in at 11:40a. Willard Road to Grand Avenue, Black River IV We’ve sure pedaled worst roads for bike shuttling, but this trip is a bit inconvenient due to detouring from unsafe highways. 4.15.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 3.7.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.20.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Pine River to Texas, Wisconsin River XVIII Oh yeah, when in Rome… we recommend a stop by the taproom at 3 Sheeps Brewing (great for food and October baseball too). County Road CF to County Road G, Covel Creek Sheboygan (/ ʃ ɪ ˈ b ɔɪ ɡ ə n /) is a city in and the county seat of Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, United States. 4.20.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ There’s something fun about going from woodsy corridors to industrial buildings, warehouses, and wharves. Plymouth to County Road M, Namekagon River Watertown to Johnson Creek, Rock River III 6.19.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Esker Road to Bevent Drive, Plover River I County Road YY to Czech Lane, Whitewater Creek 1.19.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Rural to Shadow Lake Road, Dell Creek I have no idea how close to accurate this is, but I’d swear that there’s more golfing in Sheboygan County, per capita or otherwise, than anywhere else in Wisconsin. 8.11.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 4.1.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 6.13.13 | ☆ ☆ Mud Lake to Lake Kegonsa, Yahara River VI In 1987, the Sheboygan River was designated one of 43 Great Lakes Areas of Concern (AOC) – areas that are severely degraded and fail to support aquatic life beneficial for human use (like fish and wildlife that are healthy to eat). 5.4.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ This is a weird dam, as it looks like the kind of outdoor sculpture park in a big city’s downtown (think Government Center in Boston or Embarcadero in San Francisco) or an amphitheater. 7.8.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.5.20 | ☆ ☆ 5.8.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Our Guide to the Bois Brule River, Bois Brule River V Cross Plains to Black Earth, Black Earth Creek II 6.7.14 | ☆ 6.9.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Finally, this isn’t a great trip for bike shuttling. 9.16.11 | ☆ 4.26.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Shuttle Information: 4.18.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ County Road O to Banfield Bridge Recreation Area, Little Platte River I Highway 35 to Perrot State Park, Trempealeau River I Token Creek Preserve Park to Daentl Road, Token Creek I As president of the Sheboygan River Basin Progressive Farmers, I am promoting conservation practices that will help farmers and the general public for many years to come. 7.14.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Pecatonica River Nature Preserve to Trask Bridge Forest Preserve, Pecatonica River IV 2.24.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Sheboygan Broughton Marsh County Park to Kiel ☆ ☆ ☆ An odd duck of a trip if there ever was one, this section of the Sheboygn River begins below one dam and ends above another, with a big ‘ole flatwater, cattail-lined marsh in between. 12.11.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Cambridge to Rockdale, La Crosse River III County Road Q to Witek Road, Catfish Creek 5.24.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 8.21.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ East Canyon Road to South Apple River Road, Ashippun River This map shows the status of Mekong mainstream dams for most of the 4300km length of the river. Bois Brule Landing to Copper Range Landing, Bois Brule River I ), but following the publication of the south central Wisconsin paddling guidebook, I (Timothy) began work on my next project: a sibling guidebook covering southeastern Wisconsin. endobj Something else that also is ubiquitous is the sound of noise from the interstate; the din is constant. Buchholz Road to County Highway Q, Waupaca River V Chipmunk Rapids Campground to Goodman Grade Road, Pine River I (Florence) 4.28.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Overview: 7.22.13 | ☆ ☆ 11.3.15 | ☆ ☆ There's a dam at the lower edge of the marsh. Also, there’d be a much better bike shuttle option this way, as you could access the Taylor Drive Trail north to the Urban Rec Trail west and avoid most of the major roads and detours. Here and there are riffles whisking you along a series of right and left bends as the river meanders in broad loops. 7.6.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 3.23.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.18.14 | ☆ ☆ 9.6.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Bell School Road to County Road DD, Jump River Peshekee Grade to 3-Mile Mark, Peshtigo River Already China operates 11 of the world’s largest dams on the upstream portions of the map which combined store more than 47bn cubic meters of water and can generate 21,310 MW of electricity. Shantytown Road to Jordan Park, Plover River II Our Guide to the Tomorrow-Waupaca River, Tomorrow River Argyle to Blackhawk Memorial County Park, Pecatonica River: East Branch III Fish Creek, Wisconsin, Lake Michigan: Port Washington Sunset Drive to Gramling Lane, Scuppernong River 8.14.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ County Road M to Cedarburg, Cherokee Marsh About About the Sheboygan River AOC. Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. I went out to the lake and back because I was curious and because it’s pretty cool. 5.5.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Saltpeter Cave Crossing to Eddyville Blacktop Road, Manitowoc River II Cloud. The Sheboygan River Area of Concern (AOC) is healing after nearly a decade of concerted efforts by partners to remediate pollution and restore the river’s habitat. Another bridge comes into view, at nostalgically named New Jersey Avenue, with an even taller railroad bridge built atop huge stone pylons right behind and perpendicular to it. Darlington to Red Rock, Pecatonica River I Before you get carried away, take care to notice on the opposite bank (river-right) and you’ll see a rather modest looking stream enter the Sheboygan. 8.25.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Colored Sands Forest Preserve to North Meridian Road, Sugar River: West Branch But at least at this water level there was plenty of cushion and more of a 45-degree angle ledge than a sheer 90-degree one. Big Falls to Highway 110, Little Wolf River III 10.25.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 4.3.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.14.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Highway HK to Hollandale, Pecatonica River: East Branch II 8 or 7 miles for bicyclists, 5.5 miles for cars. 9.08 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ... and removing dams where feasible. 8.13.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ On the left, the bank is flanked by a soft wall of weeping willows indicating a large city park, Kiwanis Park, while on the right bank there are residential houses. 11.1.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Finally, the boat launch at 8th Street is a neat and tidy concrete ramp, where parking is located just feet away. View the profiles of people named Sheboygan Dam. 3.21.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 6.21.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ��. 9.10.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 9.23.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.3.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.10.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Dundee to Mauthe Lake, Milwaukee River: East Branch II 7.22.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ In theory, you could paddle upstream to the eponymous falls of Sheboygan Falls, but that would be pretty arduous. 5.17.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.27.15 | ☆ ☆ 9.28.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 11.17.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ I’m not kidding. endobj 7.27.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Sugar Island Road to Atkins-Olson Memorial Park, Bark River V Madison, Wisconsin, Lemonweir River Fortunately, the river picks up speed here – which always is the case through golf courses, but why? Cloud to Sheboygan Broughton Marsh County Park Cherry Valley to New Milford, Koshkonong Creek IV 4.11.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 8.4.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.23.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Lone Rock to Muscoda, Wisconsin River IV 3.10.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 9.4.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Sheboygan Falls to Lake Michigan, Six Mile Creek Watersmeet to Forest Road 5250, Pecatonica River V (IL) Lake Mills to Millford, Rock River IV 8.8.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ County Road C to Stange’s Park, Prairie River I Leipsig to Lowell, Beaver Dam River I 4.16.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Mud Lake Road to County Road G, Big Bureau Creek County Road W to Ensche Road, Grand River 7.14.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Stebbensville Road to Murwin County Park, Yellow Creek Granted, when you learn of some of the exploits done by bad-ass paddlers speaking at Canoecopia or interviewed in magazines – circumnavigation of Lake Superior or sea kayaking with polar bears in Hudson Bay; self-support, solar-powered solo trips down the Mississippi from source to sea or staring down death in the first descent of the Elwha River’s Grand Canyon blindfolded and backwards – then car camping in Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, is about the lamest couch potato form of recreation I can think of. There are two alternate accesses in the next half-mile. Our Guide to the Crystal River, Crystal River III Preston Trailhead Park to Heron Road, Root River: South Branch I 8.31.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Johnsonville to Dassow Park, Sheboygan River II 5.13.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.31.10 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 4.23.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ North Freedom to Highway 113, Bark River VI County Road V to Sheboygan Falls, Ontonagon River: Middle Branch Steponik Road to Overguard Road, Black River: East Fork I 10.12.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Still, any venture into a huge open body of water like the Great Lakes is a whole lot of fun. You’ll begin at the hard-to-find but easy-to-access (once found) Rochester Park. Kelly Road to West Pine Hill Road, Robinson Creek I The river then became a superfund cleanup project by the EPA. 4.8.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 8.10.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Black River Falls to Melrose, Black River: East Fork II Highway 69 to County Road A, Sugar River IX Fritz Road to County Road PB, Token Creek II South Avenue to Dellwood, Devil’s Lake Platte Road to Big Platte Road, Platte River II endobj Cannon Falls to Welch, Cannon River I Riverside Road to Paoli, Sugar River III 12.2.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 3.15.20 | ☆ ☆ 4.28.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Old Stage Road to County Road H, Badfish Creek IV 11.15.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 1.1.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Fall River to Columbus-Fall River Road, Crystal River Overview 3.19.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Albany to Brodhead, Sugar River IV 8.11.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 11.9.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 3.26.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ By contrast, it’s almost certainly concealing a natural rapid underneath it. Lily to Hollister, Wolf River II 9.27.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.20.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Short Cut Road to County Road U, Halls Creek II Take-Out: Several, as a matter of fact, which was quite a sight. County Road WW to Wisconsin River Road, Trempealeau River II County Road A to Belleville, Sugar River VII Then you might hear a rushing sound. %PDF-1.5 9.29.12 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Portage to Dekorra, Wisconsin River VII: "The Lower Dells" Our Guide to the Sugar River, Sugar River XII 7.4-7.5.18 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ All in all, only two of the dams require portaging around – both on this trip, the final segment of the Sheboygan River. 8.26.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 11.15.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 3.1.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Big Falls County Park to County Road QQ, Eau Claire River II (Eau Claire) Wisconsin Dells to Norway Drive, Wisconsin River VI PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION. 8.25.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Cambridge to Hoopen Road, Koshkonong Creek II 6.22-6.23.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.24.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 4.19.16 | ☆ ☆ 8.12.17 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Now, chances are this won’t be a concern for most paddlers, who’d be doing a regular car shuttle. 6.21.15 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.16.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Thelma Dams passed away on April 29, 2016 at the age of 93 in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. 5.28.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 10.3.16 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Blue Heron Island, Wisconsin River XVI 8.16.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ 6.10-6.14.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Sweet-Allyn Park to Dickop Street, Upper Iowa River II 8.6.11 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Background: 7.5.20 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ The results showed that, by controlling suspended sand concentration, dams filtered keystone species, reshaped distribution of metacommunities, and mediated ecological assembly processes of microbial communities. 5.17.09 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 7.5.19 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ 5.4.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ Been there, done that, the "staff" lost. A couple more huge horseshoe-shaped loops follow. 6.13.14 | ☆ ☆ ☆ As such, it remains pleasantly intimate. What we liked: Sheboygan Broughton Marsh County Park to Kiel, St. 5.12.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Faribault to Dundas, Carroll Creek You can also put in at Rochester Park in Sheboygan Falls and travel 13 miles to Sheboygan with 2 portages around dams. Old Sixteen Road to Highway 76, Yellow River I 5 �����o��5m�~W��߹2�uu`�}�//���?qx�X�6�^��O�7����&���ȣ~͎�'�s�?����`�SF(��"�J �b��^��t��AD�v,G�ϱ~�k�;Gm�C��e�������7�,{-�n – and you’ll be greeted by and treated to riffle after riffle. Highway 59 to Highway 104, Apple River 4.26.13 | ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Coon Hollow Road to Ellenboro, Platte River VI Walking Iron Park to Blynn Road, Black River V Also, I actually really enjoyed the downtown/urban segment, a novelty unto its own. 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