Chicago River Skyline Kayak Tour

  • Participants

    Age 14 and up

  • Fitness level: 3


Gain a fresh perspective on a beloved urban landscape with this 7 mile kayak tour through the heart of Chicago. The skyscrapers of downtown Chicago create towering walls and urban cliffs along the rivers edge. These buildings are part historic, part unique, and all are architectural wonders in their own right. Ideal for people with a little bit of prior paddling experience, you can hone your kayaking skills while exploring the river's most incredible, urban scenes. Learn all about the history of this incredible city from a vantage point unlike any other. The best thing about this tour? We do all the planning and packing--you just have to show up. We can't wait to paddle with you!

Gear provided by REI

  • Group First Aid Kit - Our guides carry a comprehensive first aid kit, but you are welcome to bring any personal first aid-items that you prefer.
  • Paddle
  • Lifejacket
  • Kayak
  • Dry Bag
  • Paddle Jacket

5 sessions available