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River Paddle (Advanced)

Dates: Jul. 11, 2019 - Jul. 11, 2019
Times: 9 a.m. - noon
Category: Sports/Recreation
Location: Isle a la Cache Museum, 501 E 135th St, Romeoville, Il 60446
Phone: (815) 886-1467
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This kayak program explores the Des Plaines River. Enjoy the sights and sounds of nature from water level. Join certified instructors as we kayak upriver for up to 3 miles, then turn around for an invigorating paddle back to Isle a la Cache. All equipment is provided including kayaks, paddles and life jackets. Please wear clothing that can get wet, including shoes. No flip-flops please. Make sure to bring a water bottle and a snack. Previous kayaking experience is required for this advanced paddle program. Participants may be required to portage kayaks over short distances and will be required to paddle the entire time. Trails and launches are on uneven natural terrain. No restroom facilities will be available while paddling. Ages 15 or older. Participants younger than age 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult. Registration required by Tuesday, July 9: 815.886.1467.


What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Captain's Cove Bar and Grill
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Kayak Morris

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