sThis is a big sport in these parts. ESPN 11 televises 2 fishing tournaments from this area every year.
Sandy Ford Canoe Launch Area
720 S Bloomington St
Streator, IL 61364-3365
Canoe launch site, and parking on the scenic Vermilion River. Land & Water Reserve. Sunrise to sunset.
Illini State Park
One of the finest rivers, and one of the best whitewater rafting areas in the Midwest.
Starved Rock Bait and Tackle
224 Church St, Rt. 178
Utica, IL 61373
Full line of fishing bait and products, hunting supplies, paintball equipment, gas and camping supplies.
All recreational licenses available.