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Evening Nature Paddle: FULL


Evening Nature Paddle: FULL

Thursday, June 15

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM



AgesTicket TypeResidentNonresident
Over 12 $10.00 $13.00


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Explore nature from a different perspective--on the water in a solo kayak. We will paddle the lake at Independence Grove, highlighting its unique features and some of its inhabitants. Suitable for beginners, although paddling experience is preferred.

Registration required.

Adult supervision required.

Brief on-land paddling instruction is provided prior to launching the kayaks. Cost includes use of solo kayak, paddle, life jacket and dry bag.


Park in lot G or lot F.

Wear quick-dry clothes (no jeans, no 100% cotton fabric) and shoes with a heel strap and closed toes that will get wet (no flip-flops, Crocs or slides). Bring a water bottle.

Each participant must sign a waiver and release form, and wear a life jacket properly when on the water.


April Vaos

Christy Condon

Independence Grove 16400 West Buckley Road
Libertyville, IL, 60048
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