The content of this webpage is provided as an information service only and does not represent a warranty of the condition of any paddle trail or associated facilities or amenities. The Illinois Paddling Council is not responsible or liable for the condition of the water trails. The water trails on this site are not patrolled, inspected, or managed for passage. You are solely responsible for your personal safety. You should only paddle trails that are appropriate to your skills. Do not paddle when water levels are too low to allow for passage or when water levels are high, currents are fast and/or rivers and streams are in flood stage; if in doubt, do not go on the water.