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Nature in Forgotten Chicago River Canals

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Nature in Forgotten Chicago River Canals

時間
2時間
募集定員
最大6人
含まれるもの
ドリンク, 用具
ガイド言語
英語
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Nature in Forgotten Chicago River Canals

カヤック

Nature in Forgotten Chicago River Canals

時間
2時間
募集定員
最大6人
含まれるもの
ドリンク, 用具
ガイド言語
英語

体験できること

Meet at the Bridgeport Art Center around 35th and Racine Ave. Greet the attendees. Explain safety instructions when Kayaking. Provide Life Vests. Provide Kayaks and Paddles. Provide draw string for Phone/Camera safety. Talk through safety on the water. Talk through the basics of Kayak instruction. Demo getting in and out of Kayak. Demo paddling in a Kayak. Provide Gatorade and bottled water. Explain this is not a rough water river but calm with minor wake from other boaters. Help the attendees into the Kayaks in the shallow water. Lead the Kayakers in about a 2 mile journey that will take about 90 -120 minute. Along the way discuss the history of the river from the late 19th century to current. Discuss the revitalization that is occurring in the river. Point out nature. Ducks, Geese, Turtles, Sea Gulls, Jumping Fish, Schools of hatch-ling and fingerling fish. The evolution of the river has paralleled the growth of Chicago. Like most rivers in the world near populated areas the Chicago river had begun being used by people for commerce, washing, waste, garbage and as modernity encroached a new era of reclamation begins. Discuss the businesses and new development along the river on the south side and how they have changed over the years and some have stayed the same. Return to the starting point. Assist the Attendees exiting the river. Collect items used.

ホストの紹介

Grantについて詳しく知る

Grant

I am an IT professional by day and a naturalist/camper/hiker/kayak-er that makes his passions come true in the heart of the city. I am a history buff and appreciator of Chicago's history especially surrounding the Chicago river. I am a natural conversationalist and find great joy in welcoming visitors to the city and sharing what I know with them. Fairly adept at public speaking especially on topics I have great passion. I am a Super Host and have great reviews.

料金に含まれるもの

ドリンク
Gatorade, Diet Coke, bottled water
用具
Kayak, Life Vest, Paddle, Dongle for Phones/Camera

実施場所

Bridgeport Art Museum, Chicago sewer district pumping station, under the I-55, under the Ashland Orange line station, Park 571, Canal Port Park, paddle down the channels between Damon Ave and Loomis St. then return.

ゲストの安全

野外活動にはさまざまなリスクが伴い、体験参加中に危険な状況にさらされる可能性もございます。 安全性は自らの能力と状況(会場、天候、装備など)から判断し、ご自身の責任でご参加ください。

注意すべきポイント

キャンセルポリシー

お支払い後24時間以内、あるいは体験開始の7日前までは、どの体験もキャンセル可能な上に、全額返金されます。

コミュニケーションポリシー

連絡は必ずAirbnbを通じて行いましょう。 お支払い代金を守るため、Airbnbのウェブサイトやアプリ以外では決して送金や連絡を行わないでください。

ゲスト要件

10歳以上の方6名まで参加できます。 Be comfortable and confident in water, knowing how to swim is required. No intentional splashing. As you see wildlife ahead take your paddle out of the water and drift in, take a picture. Dongles will be provided for…

政府発行の身分証明書

参加にはご本人確認(自撮り+身分証の顔写真との照合)が必要です。確認は1回で済みます。

ほかのヒントも見る

Swimming and comfort in water is a must. It is extremely rare you would tip. Wear summer attire. Wear footwear that you can stand in the river with as you get in to the kayak. This is a moderate physical activity. Must be comfortable sitting upright at 90 degrees. Be healthy. Sun Protection.

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  • 現地エキスパート

    地元と体験活動を愛してやまない現地の方がご案内。

  • 小人数のグループ

    少人数で個別対応が可能です。

  • 厳格な基準

    すべての体験は「中の人のアクセス」の観点から審査を受けます。

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Nature in Forgotten Chicago River Canals
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新着の体験
1人$29