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Get Out on the Water with Chicago Jet Ski Rentals

8/29/13 | by

Exploring around Lake Michigan could not be more exhilarating than when done flying on a Jet Ski, so take advantage of the remaining warm days and rent a jet ski with Chicago Jet Ski Rentals. This Labor Day weekend will be one to remember and the whole family will be talking about the jet ski adventure for weeks to come!

Whether you are a Chicago native looking for a little adventure, or are in the Windy City on vacation, renting a jet ski and zooming around beautiful Lake Michigan is an activity that can’t be missed. Located in 31st Street Harbor, Chicago Jet Ski Rentals This long Labor Day weekend is the perfect opportunity to get out in the water and try not to wipe out!

The Fleet

Chicago Jet Ski Rentals boasts a fleet of nine premium jet skis available for rental, so bring the whole family and enjoy a day in the sun. The jet ski fleet is made up of seven Yamaha FX Cruisers High Output and Yamaha VX Cruisers, and two Polaris jet skis. The jet skis can ride up to three people per jet ski, and snuggle up with your sweetheart and speed into the sunset!

The Rates

This amount of fun does come at a cost, but lucky for us it isn’t a very high one. Rates go from $100 to $140 per hour per jet ski. For each additional rider there is a $10 charge and tax is not included.

The Perks

  • Wet Suits: We all know how cold Lake Michigan can get, but Chicago Jet Ski Rentals makes it easy by providing wetsuits. Make sure to request a wet suit in advance to keep warm! 
  • GoPro: Capture the day with the newest rage, the GoPro camera! Jet ski riders can rent a GoPro mounted to a helmet or chest mount for $50. This experience is one that you might want to relive over and over again, so make it last with actual footage of the adventure! 
  • Sunrise Skis: Ride into the beautiful Chicago sunrise with Chicago Jet Ski Rentals. Available by appointment only, this is the best way to experience a famous Chicago sunrise.


Chicago Jet Ski Rentals is extremely safety conscious, and makes sure that riders are fully prepared to be in the water on a motorized water vehicle. Lifejackets are provided and must be worn while riding a jet ski.

While out on the water, jet skiers need to be conscious of other boats, skiers, and swimmers. Chicago Jet Ski Rentals also warns customers not to use wakes or waves made by boats as ramps. Jet Skiing is an amazingly fun activity, but everyone needs to be careful!

Chicago Jet Ski Rentals
31st Street Harbor

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