Bring your bike to the Chicago launch at Clark Park a little before 2:00pm. There is a group ride of about 4.5 miles North to the Lincoln Village launch, where you can put your bike on a shuttle vehicle and begin the second part of the journey, the paddle, South about 4 miles back to Chicago.
The entire event should take about 2.5 hours depeiging on your individual speed and it gives you a unique look at the city.
Here are the details.
WHEN- Sunday, August 23rd 2:00 - 5:00pm @ Clark Park with Chicago Canoe & Kayak
COST- $35/person in canoes & tandems; $40/person in singles
RSVP- E-mail Clair Hurwitz at email@example.com, spots are limited.
NOTE -REI and Chicago Canoe and Kayak will provide the boats, you have to bring your own bike.