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Kayaking at the Kickapoo Woods
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Join the Forest Preserve Foundation's Young Professionals Association (YPA) for a great opportunity to engage with nature in the beautiful Forest Preserves of Cook County with a kayaking excursion on the Little Calumet River led by The River Network, with 1/2 hour on-land instruction.

When: Saturday, June 4, 2016
12:00 PM
Where: Kickapoo Woods
14553 S. Halsted
Riverdale, Illinois  60827
United States
Contact: Megan Houston
312) 603-8339

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12:00 - Arrival, Kickapoo Woods picnic shelter

1:00   - Land class

1:30   - Kayaking on Little Calumet River

2:30   - Socializing/networking


Participants will have a half hour land class, then an hour on the river.  After kayaking, participants can enjoy some snacks or bring their own picnic to socialize/network.  


A suggested donation of $10 is greatly appreciated.  Please RSVP to: 

For more information, contact Megan Houston at (312) 603-8339 or

Directions: ​​Coming from the north, take I-57 south to the exit for 127th and head east on 127th. Turn south onto S. Halsted Street. Cross over two sets of railroad tracks. The entrance is on the west side of the street.