Abe’s River Race
This 2014 race will provide paddlers the opportunity to explore approximately 9-18 miles of the lower Sangamon River as it flows north from Sangamon County to Lincoln’s New Salem Historic Site. The race includes nine racing divisions as well as one for recreational paddlers. A reception and post-race party will beheld at Riverbank Lodge beginning around 1 p.m. A shorter river float is available for persons or families wishing to enjoy a more relaxed pace. For details go to the website or call 217-632-0202.