Past Meetup

RIDE THE RIVER! Vermillion River Rafting

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Vermillion River Rafting

781 North 2249th Road · Oglesby, IL

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Meet at Vermillion River Rafting.

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Experience the thrill of white water rafting on one of Illinois finest and most picturesque rivers.
You and your friends can have the time of your life as you paddle between the high cliffs and through the rapids on the Vermillion River. Just 4 miles south of Starved Rock State Park off Illinois Highway 178.
This is a great experience for beginning rafters and fun for anyone looking for a great time on the water!

Prices- $25.00 per person for adults
$20.00 per person 16 yrs and under
We also now rent funyaks for $35.00!
Average trip time is 3-4 hours.

No credit cards accepted;
Cash only!

We are planning for the 9 am rafting departure so please arrive early at 8:30am. Also..this trip all depends on mother watch the posts. I will update the week of our trip with a final post on the day before... after I have called the VRR to verify USGS water levels. Thanks! Hoping for some fun in the sun and a splashing good time. ;^) P.S. If you have any other questions please check out their website at