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Hit the Chicago River With Urban Kayaks

August 7, 2018

One of the best things about living in Chicago is that parts of it don’t really feel like the city. From its massive parks to the sandy shores of Lake Michigan, it’s easy to escape the hustle and bustle of the Loop and enjoy some time in the great outdoors. The Chicago River offers one venue for outdoor enthusiasts to get some exercise while still staying in the heart of the city, especially with the help of Urban Kayaks.

Urban Kayaks gets city dwellers out onto the water a few different ways. If you’re already a seasoned kayaker, you can simply rent a kayak and head out on your own. If you want a quick crash course on the art of paddling, sign up for a lesson before you embark on a trip solo. And if you’d prefer to remain under the watchful eye of a guide the whole time, schedule a group tour of the Chicago Riverwalk or Monroe Harbor with an Urban Kayak staffer.