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Little Mackinaw River
Physical characteristics
Main source Danvers Township, McLean County, Illinois
River mouth Confluence with the Mackinaw River in Tazewell County near Hopedale, Illinois
538 ft (164 m)
Length 19 mi (31 km)
Basin features
Progression Little Mackinaw River → Mackinaw → Illinois → Mississippi → Gulf of Mexico
GNIS ID 412369

The Little Mackinaw River is an 18.5-mile-long (29.8 km) river in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is a tributary of the Mackinaw River, which it joins near Hopedale in Tazewell County. The river's name is derived from the Ojibwe word mikinaak meaning "turtle".

Cities, towns and counties

The following cities, towns and villages are drained by the Little Mackinaw:

The following Illinois counties are in part drained by the Little Mackinaw:

nl:Lijst van rivieren in Illinois

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