Topic: Kankakee River

  • Indiana Dunes Country: The perfect place to fish

               By Mike Ryan     My favorite fishing story is about the time I battled to bring in the remaining steelhead trout I needed to win a fishing tournament.   I kept getting a steelhead on the line, only to have the hook break off. Finally, on my sixth try, I … Continued

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  • Beaches, Indiana Dunes and so much more

    Are you interested in seeing a bog where you can traverse floating boardwalks to literally walk on water and see insect-eating plants and rare orchids? Do you want to visit a bison farm where you can get within inches of the massive animals? Are you up for hiking one of the most amazing dune trails … Continued

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  • First Kankakee River Paddlers Camp Now Open

    The Northwest Indiana Paddling Association (NWIPA) in partnership with the LaPorte Co. Parks Department, the Kankakee River Basin Commission (KBRC), LaPorte Co. Surveyor’s Office, and the LaPorte County Drainage Board, has announced that Kankakee River Paddler’s Overnight Camp #1 is now open for public use. The campsite is located on the Kankakee River, 1.5 miles … Continued

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