Sit back relax, and ride in a Pedicab that will take you on a leisurely half hour or hour tour of the I & M Canal. The Super Hi-way of its time. Our period garbed porter, will drive you to Split Rock the half way point between Lock 14, La Salle and North Utica, and return to Lock 14. Along the way sharing their knowledge of the history of the canal, Father Marquette’s discovery of this portage and other interesting facts that helped make Chicago the City it became.
The hour tour would continue on beyond Split Rock taking you to the Village of North Utica and then returning to Lock 14. Again, porters continue to share their knowledge of the canal as well as points of interest including the famed legend of Starved Rock.
We hope that you will enjoy this interpretive tour, and will find it both informative and entertaining