Four Days on the Magical Illinois River
Includes: World Class instruction, food and equipment
Prerequisites: Strong Class IV kayaking skills and the ability to portage rapids if necessary
Description: In this course, our skilled instructors will teach you advanced kayaking on the Class IV+ Illinois River. This is a true wilderness expedition on a very special river.
The Illinois River is one of those special rivers legendary among river runners for it’s unmatched scenery, blue-ish water, and stout Class IV rapids. It is only runnable in the spring months when the snow is melting in Southern Oregon. It is most famous for the Class V Green Wall rapid that most students will portage.
This is a true wilderness river with untouched campsites. It is very rare to see other parties on the river which makes the experience much better. This unique school is suited for our students with solid skills and the thirst for a real adventure!