Biking and Kayaking at Whalon Lake, Bolingbrook

Why Whalon Lake?
A small quaint lake providing perfect Kayaking ops for the young First Time Kayakers. The biking track to Knock Knolls park is a bonus.

How to Plan your visit?

• Hop in a car and set your GPS here.

• Run through the emergency checklist.

• Rent the Kayaks here.

• If you are up for biking, you can bike to Knock Knolls park and back.

• Find other details here.


We had booked several single and tandem kayaks which got launched swiftly from the shore.


There are a couple of lake islands at Whalon. One of them had a reposeful Great White Egret.


The entire lake shimmered under soft late summer sun.

A few geese were floating alongside.


Post the kayak, you can take the easy trail around the lake or bike on the DuPage River Trail. We did the out-and-back bike trail with the kids.


That’s it!

Interested in other Hiking options around Naperville? Check it out here.

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