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Sunset Paddle

Event information

Date: Friday, September 9, 2022

Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Fee: $20 per person with watercraft rental; $10 per person without watercraft rental.

Age: Ages 21 or older.

Contact: 708-534-8499

Location: Monee Reservoir

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Photo courtesy of Jo Anne Saleme

Event details

Enjoy a relaxing evening on the waters of Monee Reservoir. Watch the sunset and listen to the natural sounds as day shifts into night. Bring your own kayak or we’ll provide everything you need, including a life jacket, paddle and your choice of a canoe or kayak. Once off the water, hang by the fire and enjoy a beverage of your choice (BYOB; beer and wine only, please).


Event requirements

Registration required by Friday, Sept. 9: 708-534-8499.


This is a recreational, self-guided, non-instructional hike on the water. Wear clothing and shoes that can get wet. 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.