Why Join Carefree Boat Club of Chicago, IL
Welcome to Carefree Boat Club of Chicago! Thank you for choosing to visit our site and learn more about boating the carefree way. Boating in Chicago has never been easier with Carefree Boat Club, your alternative to buying or renting a boat in Chicago, IL.
Carefree Boat Club strives to provide our customers an affordable boating experience that is fun, easy, safe and hassle free through professional boat safety training, quality maintenance, excellent customer service, and unsurpassed industry knowledge.
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ABOUT THIS CLUB
The 31st Harbor is located just south of McCormick Place on the corner of South Lake Shore Dr and 31st St. It is minutes from downtown Chicago.
31st St Habor is located on Lake Michigan just south of the Chicago Loop.
Free indoor parking garage for members, grill and restaurant on the water, picnic area and playground for the kids, adjacent to the 31st St beach (seen in pictures), harbor store and offices, community room, public fishing dock, fuel dock, upgraded parking on Fort Dearborn, remote parking lot, huge rubble mound breakwater.
WHAT IS THERE TO DO?
Just minutes from the South Loop and the Downtown Loop, there are endless possibilities of activities in the area. The Lakeshore trail runs directly through the harbor to enjoy biking, running, or walking along the lakefront. The 31st Beach offers a great place to lay out and enjoy the sunshine after or before a great day on the water. An in water dock pool and lounge area was added within steps of our club and the restaurant is to be open for the Spring of 2015.
With a Carefree Boat Club membership you get:
With membership as little as 1/3 cost of owning a boat, you can cross these expenses off your list: boat purchase, slip fee, insurance, maintenance, repairs, taxes, towing and winterization.
Use the boats as often as you would like with no additional cost.
Our online reservation system allows you to pick the day, time, boat and Carefree location...easily.
Large Variety of Boats
Varieties include 18'-27' Cruiser, Deck, Bowrider, Pontoon, Fishing, Ski and Sail Boats & more! Members have options in both type of boat and type of activity!
With low member to boat ratios, an easy to use online reservation system & spur of the moment walk-on access members can enjoy boating how they like when they like.
On The Water Instruction
Instructors at each location provide Boat Safety training and handling skills so our members can comfortably and safely enjoy the great variety of boats for all activities.