Chicago might be known for its world-famous architectural cruises, but there are plenty of other ways to get on the water this summer. Whether you’re interested a kayak, canoe, sailboat, pontoon, motor yacht, or even a paddleboard, here are some of the best places to rent a boat for a couple of hours or the whole day.
There’s an old saying that “a boat is a hole in the water into which you throw money.” But by renting, you’ll leave the costs and headaches of maintenance to someone else. You can cruise up and down Chicago’s lakefront or explore the “second coast” of the Chicago River—or traverse the locks and do both.
When Chicago’s weather is behaving, there’s no better place to be than out on the water.Read More