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Thank you to the amazing crew that took us down the river to see Chicago like you’ve never seen it... read more

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Our tour guides Maggie and Lucy were over the top AMAZING! They interacted with each kayaker... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to the amazing crew that took us down the river to see Chicago like you’ve never seen it before!!! Very knowledgeable of the area and fun/safety first and foremost. Go with these guys, you won’t be disappointed.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guides Maggie and Lucy were over the top AMAZING! They interacted with each kayaker confirming their enjoyment and safety. I have canoed and kayaked for over 35 years. Maggie offered the most detailed lessons I have ever experienced. She made sure even the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty disappointed with the Chicago River location.The portable bathrooms were disgusting, life jackets smelled musty. The river is polluted,garbage floating + the only scenic part on 2 hr rental was industrial buildings. It’s a no wake zone, boats don’t abide and our kayaks were rocking...More

Thank Gretchen M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kayak Chicago is a must do when in Chicago. The staff is exceptional and the experience is significant. Bubba and David were our guides and a more friendly and enjoyable pair can't be found. At their launch point, there is plenty of street parking and...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took my son on the 2 hour electric boat rental along the Chicago River for his birthday. It was a beautiful sunny hot day...102 degrees 😎 What a great view of beautiful downtown Chicago. Holly was sweet and prepared our boat for our excursion....More

1  Thank barbiedoll06
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time on this tour. It was a lot of fun to see Chicago from the perspective of history and from the river. This is an awesome experience to do if you have time while in Chicago!!

2  Thank Alexandra S
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

After 4 plus years of kayaking out on the lake from Montrose, we still love it, probably more and more each summer. I can’t say enough about the staff - warm, funny, and so knowledgeable. Tom and Ellie are particular standouts. My friends and I...More

1  Thank Eden E
Reviewed 25 October 2017

I had always wanted to Kayak in the city! We found this place and my initial expectation was that we would be kayaking closer to the downtown area. It took about a half hour to get to where the city area started, but at that...More

1  Thank Haley L
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A fantastic and fun way to see Chicago from a different view. Dave was our guide and he was extremely knowledgeable and clearly big on safety. My girlfriend and I did the 'Architectural Tour' during the day and learned a lot about the downtown area....More

1  Thank Ajit K
Reviewed 1 September 2017

I definitely give a big WOW to Kayak Chicago! Amazing tour, I loved the sunset views! All the team members were very organized and perfectly guide us in the tour

Thank MaJoCaginc
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