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    PADI Full Scuba Certification Weekend Course

    The only thing that tops a weekend of diving is one that ends with getting a scuba certification! Show your talents, execute skill exercises, and tour the waters of a quarry environment. You'll discover, with ease, how simple it can be to navigate the watery scenery and explore the aquatic world. Weekend one consists of the classroom/pool training portion of the course. After that you will be ready to schedule your Open Water Certification Dives. The first day will focus on the first two of four dives, and the second day will focus on the last two. After the fourth dive, you'll be a certified scuba diver for life! You'll get to view the waterscape like you've never seen before!
    PADI Full Scuba Certification Weekend Course

    1001-G Nicholas Blvd, Elk Grove Village

    • Dive to new depths while completing the four dives necessary for a full, lifetime scuba certification
    • Enjoy the inspiring feeling of being submerged underwater with the capacity for insight and exploration
    • Become fully equipped with knowledge of scuba safety precautions and equipment
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    White Water Rafting

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    Experience the thrill of whitewater rafting as you and your friends raft Indiana's only whitewater river, the St. Joseph. After a short ride from Chicago, you join your rafting guides at the St. Joseph River. You'll receive an introduction to rafting before taking on some of the most challenging rapids in the Midwest. Seriously, this area draws Olympic winners and National Champions. Laugh, shout and have the time of your life as you repeat your thrill ride over and over again. Whether you come alone or in a group, experience an excellent introduction to whitewater rafting. After the trip you'll stop for food and drinks, with the first drink on the house!
    White Water Rafting

    4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago

    • Experience the thrill of whitewater rafting!
    • Learn the fundamentals of rafting before taking on some of the best rapids in the country
    • Enjoy food and beverages after a day conquering the St. Joseph River
    • No experience necessary
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    4 positive reviews
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    What's on the menu?

    An animal's got to eat. And this is your chance to watch them do it. River Trail Nature Center offers visitors a beautiful natural environment full of sugar maple woods and tranquil, self-guided trails. During What's on the Menu, you'll get to watch as center staff feed the display animals, offering you the unique opportunity to learn about their specific eating habits. Before you leave, check out the exhibit building designed to educate visitors about native plants and animals found in Illinois. Consider it food for thought!
    What's on the menu?

    3120 Milwaukee Ave, Northbrook

    • Visit the River Trail Nature Center during feeding time
    • Watch center staff feed the display animals
    • Learn about the living habits of native Illinois wildlife
    • Immerse yourself in a stunning nature preserve featuring self-guided trail
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    Architectural Chicago Kayak Tour

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    See Chicago from a completely new perspective... from the seat of a kayak. On this kayak tour, uncover the unique architecture and history that makes Chicago so, um, Chicago! You'll begin with an introduction to paddle strokes, group dynamics, and river safety. From there, enjoy a guided tour on the river, paddling through the great urban canyon betwixt skyscrapers. Learn the stories of how the city came to be and grew up along the river. This isn't something to be missed.
    Architectural Chicago Kayak Tour

    4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago

    • Learn the stories of how the city grew up along the water
    • Uncover Chicago's rich history and impressive architecture
    • Paddle down the river and take in the sites of skyscrapers
    • No experience necessary
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    Canoeing

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    Sometimes, you just need to escape the city life, requiring the calmness of nature. Why not spend a lazy afternoon exploring canyons, caves, sandstone bluffs, and observing herons and other wildlife in Fox River, Illinois? Sounds like the perfect way to spend a day. Here, you'll paddle through Fox River, listening to the soft streams of the river paired with chirping birds and lovely exploration. For those of you in need of a day-cation or simply an escape, Fox River is the ultimate place to relax.
    Canoeing

    4318 N Elston Ave, Chicago

    • Paddle in a canoe down the scenic Fox River
    • Spend a lazy afternoon exploring canyons, caves, sandstone bluffs, and observe herons and other wildlife
    • Relax during a day away from the city stresses
    • No experience necessary
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    Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson

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    Ready to dive -- but not fall! -- into the wet world of stand-up paddle boarding? Learn the basics and proper techniques to stay and paddling and having a blast. Ease into beginner paddling while being guided by the pros. Stand-up paddle boarding, which is a fairly easy sport to grasp, is much better and easier to learn with the right tools and instruction. Your lesson will include a 30-minute session with in-water lessons from an experienced instructor. After the lesson, you'll have the remainder of the hour to hone your newly acquired talents. Expect to be comfortably paddling through the waves in no time!
    Stand Up Paddleboard Lesson

    1603 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago

    • Take a one hour lesson with a professional instructor in the fun sport of stand-up paddle boarding
    • Discover the basic techniques of paddling through the water
    • Use the remainder of your time after the lesson to paddleboard on your own
    • Be up and comfortably riding in no time
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