Chicago's Wild Mile Kayak Tour

  • Participants

    Age 14 and up

  • Fitness level: 2

    Easy Active

Gain a fresh perspective of the beloved Chicago River with this 2 hour kayak tour on the Chicago River. Wild Mile Chicago is the first mile-long floating eco-park in the world. This space creates an opportunity to connect the community to open space and promotes a natural habitat for local wildlife. Ideal for everyone, beginners and seasoned kayakers, you can hone your kayaking skills while exploring the Chicago River's newest addition to the community. Learn all about the surrounding ecosystem, and maybe even catch a glimpse of a Great Blue Heron or a Largemouth bass. 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

7 sessions available