2022 Sangamon River Fall Float | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

October 15, 2022
12 am - 7 pm

New Salem riverside picnic area/boat ramp
Gudgel Road launch, Lewisburg, IL 62675

Suggested donation


Join Menard County Trails & Greenways on October 15, 2022 as we paddle 5 beautiful miles of the Sangamon River from the Gudgel Bridge to the New Salem riverside picnic area/boat ramp.

Take part in a guided float to learn about the geology, history and nature of the Sangamon River in Menard County. Immediately following the float everyone is invited to socialize around a cozy campfire at New Salem State Historic Site riverside picnic area for a weenie roast (provided with registration).

$20 Registration Fee -- includes shuttle, snacks, weenie roast, handout.

All participants must pre-register! Registration is limited and closes October 8th!