Boat captains must master nautical lexicon before sailing the seas to ensure that they can distinguish "port," which means left, from "starboard," which means launch the vessel into deep space. Count down to a sea launch with this Groupon.
Choose from Three Options
- $50 for $100 towards Tours and Workouts
- $65 for a Shady Chicago/Ghost & Gangster Kayak Tour for two (a $130 value)
- $119 for a Shady Chicago/Ghost & Gangster Kayak Tour for four (a $240 value
Wateriders shows participants a unique perspective of Chicago through workouts and tours on the Chicago River. In calorie-burning workouts, participants challenge their torsos, arms, shoulders, and abdomen, while setting their own pace. During the Classic Chicago tour, guests leisurely paddle past stunning architecture as guides recount the city's origins and share interesting bits of trivia. Alternatively, the evening Shady Chicago/Ghost & Gangster Tours share spooky and funny stories of crime lords and haunted riverside locales. Kayak workouts are held on Mondays and Tuesdays at 6 p.m.; click here to view the tour schedule.
Wateriders' experienced and knowledgeable guides have been leading relaxed kayak tours down Chicago’s picturesque waterways since 1997. Day and night tours explore the city's most exciting attributes, focusing on history, architecture, and eerie mob chronicles as guides provide paddling instruction and share true tales of Al Capone's mythical collection of tracksuits. Wateriders also rents its kayaks to independent paddlers who prefer to discover Chicago's sights on their own.