The Burnham Plan Centennial - Bold Plans, Big Dreams

Program Partners


The Illinois Paddling Council (IPC) was organized in 1963 and is a not-for-profit association of paddlers and paddling organizations in Illinois. The Illinois Paddling council is dedicated to promoting the safe enjoyment of all phases of canoeing and kayaking in Illinois, to assure access to the state's waters and to protect and preserve the natural resources within the state.

Partner Category: Civic and Non-Profit Organization

Centennial Activities

Northeastern Illinois Regional Water Trails Plan


The Centennial year commemorates the completion of nearly 90 percent of the 500-mile Northeastern Illinois Regional Water Trails Plan. The Plan was developed by Openlands, Northeastern Illinois Planning Commission (NIPC), Illinois Paddling Council and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. It was adopted by NIPC in 1999.

Illinois Paddling Council

Website: http://www.illinoispaddling....

Illinois Paddling Council
2316 Prospect Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
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Contact: Tom Lindblade, President,, 815-963-5945

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