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Hike the Canal – Press Release

The Friends of the Hennepin Canal will be holding their monthly Hike the Canal outing on Sunday, January 21. This month’s hike will be from Bridge 41 to Lock 29.  This portion of the “Hike the Hennepin” is 3.7 miles in length and it has been named the “Woodchuck”.   We will meet at Lock 29 in Colona at 1:30 pm, where we will be shuttled to Bridge 41 to begin our hike.   Directions are: take IL Route 6 to Route 84, and then take Route 84 north into Colona.  In Colona, turn west onto Third Avenue to Fifth Street, then take Fifth street south to Fifth Avenue,...
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