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Canoe the river with an outdoorsman

Canoe the river with an outdoorsman

Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I am an outdoor enthusiast and from the time I was 15 years old, I have been in love with canoes and had a sense of adventure on the river. Being in the forest floating on the water is nourishing to my soul. I grew up in Saint Charles and spent countless hours riding along the river bike path and venturing down the waters by canoe. I believe being on the water is a great antidote for stress and…
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What we’ll do

You'll take the Metra train from Chicago to Geneva, and we'll meet at Geneva Island Park. As we travel in canoes down the Fox River I'll share my personal history growing up in this area. My first canoe trip was on the Fox River, and it sparked a sense of adventure and teamwork that is still with me today. A canoe seat, paddles, and personal flotation device will be provided. There are no rapids…

What else you should know

Bring sunscreen, a water bottle, a hat, snacks, shoes you don't mind getting wet, and your sense of adventure.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Equipment You will receive a personal flotation device, seat, and canoe paddles.

What to bring

water bottle
sunscreen
maybe a hat
shoes you don't mind getting wet
snacks

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Where you'll be

We'll be at Geneva Island Park and then in the Fox River floating downstream. After about 90 minutes, we will portage the canoes at Batavia and take a bathroom break. Shortly after that, we'll portage again and break for snacks and socializing. We'll arrive at Aurora Island Park near the Aurora Metra.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

More tips

Bring sunscreen, a water bottle, a hat, snacks, shoes you don't mind getting wet, and your sense of adventure.
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canoeing
Canoe the river with an outdoorsman
1 review
$40 / person
1 review
$40 / person