The State of Illinois is having a budget crisis, and may close several parks, including the Hennepin. I recently received this clarification from the Friends of the Hennepin Canal as to whether this meant just Visitors Center and immediate area or the entire canal parkway:
Editor - Jim
This blog weighs in on topics such as long-distance skating, the Illinois canals, cycling, and a variety of related (and occasionally not-so-related) topics. I'd like to correspond with others interested in skating the Hennepin and I&M canals.