Canceled: Kayak Chicago / Chicago River

Paddling on the scenic Chicago River is a whole new way to experience the fantastic architecture of downtown Chi-Town! The paddle is three miles each way from Ping Tom Memorial Park to Lakeshore East Park. Don't wait! Spots fill quickly! Registration includes transportation, instruction, kayak rental, and a healthy lunch.

New to kayaking? We require all participants with beginner experience to attend a workshop prior to the trip. 

Date and Time(s): Sun, 4/26 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Registration closes May 1 NIU Student: $25.00 Faculty/Staff/Community: $50.00

Sunday, April 26 at 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Chicago River

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Sports and Recreation


Arts and Culture, Health and Wellness, Huskie Pride

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Students, Faculty and Staff, General Public


kayaking, Chicago Excursion, Adventure Trips, canceled


Outdoor Adventures
Recreation and Wellness


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Outdoor Adventures

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