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Seadog Extreme Thrill Chicago Speedboat Ride

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Key Highlights

  • The most exhilarating experience on Chicago’s waterfront
  • Take a turbo-charged ride up Lake Michigan
  • Prepare for the ultimate thrill!
  • A ′must′ for speed freaks
  • Activity Schedule
    When does it run?

    01 Apr – 31 Oct: Daily

    Duration

    1 hour (including boarding)

    Start time

    Every hours from 11:30am - 5:30pm
    *Note: Fri, Sat, Sun from 22 May – 07 Sep, times increase to: 1:15pm, 2:00pm, 2:45pm, 4:15pm, 5:00pm, 6:00pm, 6:45pm)
    Duration: 1 hour (including boarding)

    Meeting Point

    Cruise departs from Navy Pier, where ample parking is available. Directions for reaching Navy Pier are given in Additional Information.
    Please report at the meeting point 15 minutes before the start time. This is mandatory to allow time for pre-departure briefing.

    Ending Point

    The cruise ends at the starting point

  • Overview & Itinerary

    Overview

    For a truly wild and wet experience on Lake Michigan board the super-fast speedboat – Seadog Extreme.

    With two throbbing 1400 HP engines, this is the most powerful commercial passenger vessel of its kind currently cruising the Great Lakes. The fantastic craft reaches top speeds of 45mph on the open water. Hold on to your hat, or better still, don’t wear one!

    Enjoy powerful rock music and an entertaining narration about Chicago along with a turbo-charged ride with full throttle slalom runs, sharp twists and turns.

    If you feel the need for speed – then this trip is for you!

    Itinerary

    For a thrilling and intense jet-propelled experience take the unique Seadog Extreme Thrill Chicago Speedboat Ride. There is no hotel pick-up for this cruise, which starts from Navy Pier, where there is ample parking. Details of how to reach Navy Pier are given in Additional Information.

    To receive your boarding pass please present your voucher and photo ID at the activity operator’s ticket kiosk at Navy Pier. Boarding begins 30 minutes before departure time.

    Be prepared to get wet. It’s all part of the fun. Seadog Extreme is an open-air speedboat and goes like the wind across Lake Michigan. Topping out at 45mph on the open water the Seadog Extreme is the most horse-powered commercial passenger vessel of its kind currently cruising the Great Lakes.

    With exhilarating high speeds and full 180-360° spins, this jet-propelled ride blasts off to start and splashes down to stop! Experience full throttle slalom runs, sharp twists and turns, and feel the raw power and excitement of the Seadog Extreme's two 1400 HP engines. Also enjoy rock-n-roll music and a fun narration about Chicago.

    Your mind-blowing 30-minute trip ends back at the starting point at Navy Pier.

  • Inclusions & Exclusions

    Inclusions

    • 30-minute speedboat ride
    • Commentary (in English) from the Captain
    • Taxes and fees
    • Fuel surcharge

    Exclusions

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Refreshments
  • Please note & Additional info

    Please note

    Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details.
    Minimum height for this tour is 48 inches (120cm).
    You must print and present your voucher in order to redeem services purchased. Please present your voucher and photo ID at the activity operator’s ticket kiosk located at Navy Pier. You will be issued boarding passes at this time. Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to cruise departure time.
    Cruises go ahead rain or shine all year long. In the rare event the Coast Guard prohibits cruising because of weather conditions, your activity operator will contact you to make other arrangements.
    You will almost certainly get very wet on this tour

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.Ample parking is available at Navy Pier where the cruise starts. Alternative parking is available at 460 E. Illinois and 403 E. Grand (one block from Navy Pier). Free Navy Pier Trolley Service runs continuously from parking lot to Navy Pier along Illinois & Grand.Directions for reaching Navy Pier:From the South:Take the Dan Ryan Expressway West to Lake Shore Dr. NorthExit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy PierFrom the Southwest:Take Interstate 55 North (Stevenson) to Lake Shore Dr. NorthExit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy PierFrom the Far Southwest:Follow Interstate 57 North to the Dan Ryan Expressway WestGo to Lake Shore Dr. North Exit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy PierFrom the Southeast:Take 90/94 West (Dan Ryan Expressway) to Lake Shore Dr. NorthExit Grand Ave./Illinois St. to Navy PierFrom the North:Take 90/94 East (Kennedy) to Ohio St. ExitTurn right on Fairbanks/Columbus Dr.Turn left on Illinois St. to Navy PierFrom the Northeast:Take Lake Shore Dr. South to the Grand Ave./Illinois St. exitTurn left on Illinois St. to Navy Pier