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Sunset Paddle

Event information

Date: Wednesday, August 2, 2023

Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Fee: $20 per person.

Age: Ages 18 and older.

Contact: 708-534-8499

Location: Monee Reservoir

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The sun setting over the water with trees along the shore. Photo by Chad Merda

Event details

Enjoy a relaxing evening on the waters of Monee Reservoir as we watch the sun set. This program includes everything you need, including a life jacket, paddle and your choice of a canoe or kayak. Once off the water, hang out by the fire and enjoy s’mores.


Event requirements

Registration required by Tuesday, Aug. 1: 708-534-8499.


This is a recreational, self-guided, non-instructional hike on the water. Wear clothing that can get wet, including water shoes or old gym shoes. Prior paddling experience is strongly recommended.

The launch area is easily accessible by a paved sidewalk from the parking lot. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.