We offer urban kayaking for all ages and occasions.

Whether you are visiting Chicago for the first time or a local that is searching for a new adventure, we are the perfect activity for you. Our kayaking tours, fireworks outings, and sunset paddles provide an experience and view like no other.

Kayak the beautiful Chicago River

Urban Kayaks is the ultimate outdoor destination in Chicago. Whether you are looking for a guided excursion on the river or a great workout on Chicago’s lakefront, Urban Kayaks has it all. We look forward to seeing you out on the water.

Latest Updates



Chicago Riverwalk
435 E. Riverwalk South
Chicago, IL 60601

PH: (312) 965-0035
EM: office@urbankayaks.com
OPEN: Opening May 1st, 2015


Ping Tom Memorial Park Boathouse
300 West 19th Street
Chicago, IL 60616

PH: (312) 965-2113
EM: office@urbankayaks.com
OPEN: Re-opening May 26th, 2015