Outdoors & Recreation Boating & Paddling

White Pelican

Oregon, IL - Ogle County


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  • Tuesday: 9-2
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  • Thursday: 9-2
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  • Saturday: 9-2
  • Sunday: 9-2


White Pelican offers canoe, kayak, stand-up paddleboard, tube, and bike rentals on the beautiful Rock River in Oregon, IL. There are also three unique trips along the beautiful Rock River which is now a National Trail.

We’re happy to announce that we are back for the season and will be accepting reservations starting April 6th with trips starting April 7th!

2021 trip offerings 

Castle Rock 4-5 mile trip

Grand Detour 11-12 mile trip

Lowell Park 19-20 mile trip

Two overnight options to Grand Detour or Lowell Park

Early Bird Special $10 off per person in the early morning hours (2-hour max)

Last Flight Special $10 off per person in the evening hours (2-hour max)

We offer single kayak, two-person kayak, 17′ canoes, single closed bottom tube, two-person open bottom tubes, and stand-up paddleboards. All trips depart from White Pelican Launch located at Conover Square in Oregon. It includes watercraft, life-jacket, and pick-up shuttle.

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To learn more on how to reserve your trip and info about trips and rates, go to our website for full information and follow us on Facebook. LINKS to both at top of this page listing. 


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