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Kankakee River  


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Location: 39.7922, -89.6492 View Map  Incorrect?
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Description 

Just needed a place here in Illinois pages to post up whatever we ice climbers can find to climb in our flatlands.

Getting There 

Drive, and drive some more.

Climbing Season



Weather station 3.0 miles from here


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Location of Midwest sandstone bluff
Location of Midwest sandstone bluff
A classic. Start from Feb. ice jam on Rock Creek a...
A classic. Start from Feb. ice jam on Rock Creek a...
Wendy goes up 5.9 cave corner route at Kankakee St...
Wendy goes up 5.9 cave corner route at Kankakee St...
Pulling the Triple D' roof move,(5.9). Route is se...
Pulling the Triple D' roof move,(5.9). Route is se...
Wendy Phingston, age 15 on Fetal Pig. 5.9
Wendy Phingston, age 15 on Fetal Pig. 5.9
Scott Danforth on main roof area of Rock Creek.
Scott Danforth on main roof area of Rock Creek.
Bob Horan bouldering along the Kankakee River, cir...
Bob Horan bouldering along the Kankakee River, cir...
Jams Dailey on 'Wendy's Phing', 5.7.  Water start ...
Jams Dailey on 'Wendy's Phing', 5.7. Water start ...
Fetal Pig, 5.9 at Kankakee River State Park, circa...
Fetal Pig, 5.9 at Kankakee River State Park, circa...
Farmed ice on a silo this winter.
Farmed ice on a silo this winter.
Coffin Corner, 5.8 on Fishermans Wharf wall at Kan...
Coffin Corner, 5.8 on Fishermans Wharf wall at Kan...
loooong traverse Easy 5th
loooong traverse Easy 5th
Jan. 2011. Silo ice in Illinois
Jan. 2011. Silo ice in Illinois
The first (and only?) tyrolean traverse of Rock Cr...
The first (and only?) tyrolean traverse of Rock Cr...
Get hyped!!!!
Get hyped!!!!
Wendy Phingston climbs the 'yeti route' in the cav...
Wendy Phingston climbs the 'yeti route' in the cav...
Boulder Bash 2013
Boulder Bash 2013

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