Less than one hour from Chicago. Offers unique Eco Kayak Tours, Kayak Rentals, Kayak Lessons and sandy beach camping on the wooded shores of the Illinois river, Mazon river and the Illinois & Michigan canal. Beginners and families are welcome, as well as groups. Unique float boat trips available. Monthly group Glampouts (glamorous campouts) feature a potluck dinner, a guided kayak tour and a movie on our outdoor movie screen.