Paddle Pro: Kayaking Lessons with a Top Instructor
(153 Ratings)

Master the art of kayaking with a top-notch instructor and learn the best techniques in this introductory lesson

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  • Indulge in a foundational course in kayaking
  • Learn how to outfit your kayak, safety procedures, boat control, and balance and technical paddling skills
  • Our classes are held in the calm waters of the turning basin at our Chicago River location
What's Included
  • Top notch instruction to master the best techniques for kayaking.
  • Kayak and life jacket rental.
Additional Information
  • Come prepared to get a little wet and be out in the sun
  • We recommend lightweight and synthetic clothing
  • You can bring cameras, but they do have the possibility of getting wet, so bring a waterproof bag

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1220 W Le Moyne St, Chicago, IL 60642
Cancellation Policy

If you need to cancel, you must do so at least 48 hours in advance of your tour or rental time in order to be refunded. Cancellations within 48 hours prior to your scheduled time can be rescheduled for a $25/person rescheduling fee but will not be refunded.

Customer Ratings
(153 Ratings)
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Aug 28, 2023
Too many positive things to list them all. Matt was extraordinary in his explanation of kayaks, kayaking as well as the river and the wildlife. The staff were friendly and helpful in a genuine way. The equipment was clean and in good condition. The organization and plan for the session were well considered. The staff seemed patient towards older customers.
Review provided by Peek Pro
Aug 27, 2023
Our instructor was ( Mateo ) is very well rounded 👍🤗🙏
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Aug 21, 2023
Relaxed environment, friendly people, and a fun lesson.
Review provided by Peek Pro
Jul 23, 2023
Matt was a great instructor. He has an awesome personality and is very knowledgeable on kayaking.
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May 7, 2023
Coach was really good in explaining all the techniques.
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Sep 11, 2022
Luis was excellent at explaining techniques and suggestions. He was patient with the 4 of us and helped make us feel comfortable. Thank you for a great experience!
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