GLAMPING: Fancy Camping
Do GLampout or Kayak Tour or BOTH
Perfect for 1st Time Campers/kayakers!
Don't wanna GLamp? Just join us for the kayak tour!
Join us for an all inclusive Easy Button Glampout on the sandy wooded beaches of the Illinois River. We will bring grills, water, plates, cups, silverware, napkins and all of the miscellaneous camp things so that you dont have to. Primitive only camping at its best right between the I & M Canal AND the Illinois river! No noisy RV's to listen to and better yet, a pimped out(bonus amenities) Porta Potty within steps from your tent! This is High End camping at its best. Drive your car right up and drop your gear steps from your tent.
After setting up camp(Tent /air pad rental available(comes with Free setup/takedown) we will enjoy a potluck dinner. Just bring a dish to pass and enjoy! Picture a big fun family reunion picnic! Last year campers went "overboard" and did it up all gourmet. Some brought antipasti skewers, vegetarian chili, spice bread(made in a dutch oven), primal(nut flour) cookies and much more! If you want to bring meat to grill we will have open campfire grill and grilling baskets for grilling otherwise we have coleman stoves to warm up dishes and will have a ice bath for cold dishes.
When it gets dark we will be showing a movie under the stars on our big screen ! Past titles have included The Goonies, Disney Natures Earth, and NatGeo. This GLampout includes a Full Hot breakfast in the morning (8-10am)including Starbucks coffee, eggs, muffins, sausage, and pancakes! This event is perfect for the first time camper/kayaker! Here is what is INCLUDED with the GLampout:
>>>Group CAMPFIRE(we supply wood and start/keep fire burning!)
>>>HOT BREAKFAST(eggs,sausage,pancakes, etc.) WITH STARBUCKS COFFEE
>>>>MOVIE IN THE WOODS
GUIDED KAYAK TOUR(incl. with combo kayak/Glampout only)
>>>>Beverages including ICE WATER, Tang, Hot Cocoa or bring a powdered drink packet and add to water for beverages
>>>>PLATES, CUPS, UTENSILS, NAPKINS >>>>USE OF COLEMAN PROPANE GRILLS, open fire grills, GRILL BASKETS for the potluck dinner
Tents and air pads are available for rent(w/free setup/takedown)
P.S. Come early Saturday and bring your bike and enjoy the I&M Canal Towpath. Our Campground is located right on the canal too!
for the guided eco tour of the area exploring birds, animals, all while learning about the history of the area and quizzing each other on the state symbols, etc. Tour is aprox. 2 hours in length.
****PLEASE NOTE**** THESE EVENTS SELL OUT AND THE NUMBERS LISTED ON THIS SITE MAY NOT REFLECT THE ACTUAL NUMBER OF PEOPLE THAT ARE COMING SO In order to guarantee your spot you must book online through the links below ASAP. An RSVP here is NOT a guaranteed spot. If you book online you are guaranteed. CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT Options:
1. Single Kayak guided tour + GLampout $49 per person includes all group campout festivities and the guided kayak tour.
2. Tandem Kayak Guided Tour + GLampout $39 per adult $25 per child(17 and under)must be accompanied by a fare paying adult in the same boat 3 can fit in a tandem 3rd person must weigh less than 70lbs. and is FREE
3. GLampOut Only
(Book this if you have your own boat for the kayak tour or if you want to attend GLampout only) $25 for adults and $10 for kids(17 and under)
For the Safety/Comfort of our other guests Dogs are not allowed.
Make sure you book online through the links above as last year all of these trips sold out. There is limited availability for this event and the people that are booked online thru the links above have confirmed their spot. If you have only RSVP'd on here and not booked thru the links you are NOT confirmed. When you book thru the links above and are unable to make the event, a credit will be saved in the amount paid thru Kayakmorris to use for any product until Sept 20, 2018
Please post what you will be bringing/making so that we don't have 20 pasta salads! :)
Last Name A thru R bring side dish, appetizer, etc.
Last Name S thru W bring a dessert
Reasons to come to one of our Glampouts!
Convenience-we bring everything so you don’t have to
Variety-Potluck Dinner is like a huge family reunion picnic
So you can be LAZY! cuz u work all week. We schlep the heavy stuff and provide it. i.e. ice water, firewood, we have rental tents(complimentary set up/take down) Forget something? We have it! or Walmart is a mile away!
Wanna Camp on your own? You can still enjoy the convenience of the group campout! Just roll in for dinner and breakfast and roll back to your own camping area You can have your own camp area then roll over for the potluck dinner / breakfast and roll back to your own camp area. You can be as Kumbaya as you want! Itinerary
6pm Potluck Dinner
8-10Am Full Hot Breakfast(we provide)
optional Guided Kayak Tour Sat 11-1 or Sun 10-12
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