Rock River from Beloit to Riverside Park, Saturday 3 June 2017.
We will meet at the launch site at 4th St (Route 213), Beloit, WI in the bicycle co. parking lot, just north of the Rock River at 09:30 am.
For a shorter trip, if there is interest, we can run a second shuttle on the other side of the river to stop at Macktown FP.
It is about a 6.5 to Macktown and 13 mile trip to Riverside Park.
The car shuttle will leave at 10:00. This should allow us to be on the river at 10:30.
We will stop for lunch at the Rockton Dam that we have to portage around.
The long term weather forecast calls for change of rain, high 69°F.
The usual rules apply including but not limited to:
Participants provide their own suitable canoe or kayak, paddle(s),
PFD/approved life jackets, and wear PFD on water
Minors must be accompanied by responsible adult Adults must sign in on waiver sheet
Hydration/drinking water BYO
Dump bag – Dry bag w/change of clothing
Hosted by Jeff Reuter and Tom Meyen
Sign up on facebook, the club e-mail list, or contact:
Jeff Reuter at firstname.lastname@example.org –cell (815) 494-8502
Tom Meyen at email@example.com – cell (815) 441-2021
Here is where we start in Beliot, WI
It was Partly Cloudy and 79 deg. The gage at Rockton was at 6.17 and 8670 Cubic Feet/second.