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Put-in Name & Links
Description
Gillson Park
Wilmette, IL

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On south end of Gillson Park (dog beach), between two break waters, parking allowed only on Overlook Dr for non-residents of Wilmette. Kayak rentals are available. Can also launch onto Lake Michigan from here.

More info:
http://www.wilmettepark.org/gillson.cfm
Oakton Channelside Launch
Chicago, IL

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Boat Launch built by Skokie Park District. Click here for pics from Chicago River Canoe and Kayak which offers rentals starting at this put-in and downstream at Clark park. Click on the put-in Title/Link which describes a trip starting upstream at Baja'i Temple.

More info:
http://www.chicagoaa.com/features/chicagoriverJulyAug05.html
Lincoln Ave/Park 526
Chicago, IL

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Located at Park 526 where Lincoln Avenue and the Chicago River cross.

This location is rough based on Chicago Park District description of canoe launch (put-in could be on east or west side of river).

More info:
http://www.chicagoparkdistrict.com/index.cfm/fuseaction/news.detail/object_id/0a0655c6-db8
Argyle North Shore Channel Put-in
Chicago, IL

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Added by: anonymous

Put-in below the North Branch Water Fall on the West Bank just North of W. Argyle. Parking available on Argyle.

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