R E I Boathouse Classes and Rentals

REI Boathouse at Ping Tom Memorial Park

Looking for classes, outings or kayak rentals at Ping Tom Memorial Park? We’ve got boatloads.

For more options, check out the aquatic adventures at our other Chicago area boathouse at Saganashkee Slough. Rental rates vary by location.

For reservations and information, email us at chicagoboathouse@rei.com or call us at (312) 339‑7669.

Location

Ping Tom Memorial Park
19th Street and Wells Street
Chicago, IL 60616


Boathouse hours

Monday–Friday
closed

Saturday–Sunday
10am–6pm

Single kayak rental rates

Includes PFD and paddle.

Duration Member Non-member
1 hour $25 $30
2 hour $40 $45
1/2 day $60 $70
Full day $75 $85
Weekend $120 $140

Tandem kayak rental rates

Includes PFD and paddle.

Duration Member Non-member
1 hour $35 $40
2 hour $50 $55
1/2 day $70 $80
Full day $85 $95
Weekend $130 $150

Classes, outings & events