Rent a Car Chicago and DuSable Harbor, Chicago
DuSable Harbor is located in the heart of downtown Chicago at the foot of Randolph Street with your Chicago travel guide. Entrance to the harbor is through the Monroe Harbor entrance, but with a turn to the north along the eastern breakwater, past the stern of the Columbia Yacht Club and into the harbor.
No ordinary walk through the park
The DuSable Harbor Park is 3.24 acres and is currently under a large-scale redevelopment process. Restructuring of the land and sea walls, as well as historical statues are to be erected. With your Chicago travel guide, you will find the park will be central to many of Chicago's community-oriented structures including the proposed Chicago Spire (an architectural feat in itself!), the scenic Lake Shore drive, the historic Navy Pier with Lake Michigan to its west and the Chicago River to its south. The restored DuSable Harbor Park and its centrality will undoubted add to visitor experiences.
What the harbor offers you
The Ship's Store, located in the harbor building, offers refreshments, apparel and limited boating supplies with your Chicago travel guide.
- There are 420 docks
- Transient docking is available
- Waste pump-out equipment is provided on a no-charge basis
- DuSable monitors channels 9 and 16. The switch to/working channel is 67
If you want to visit with your Chicago travel guide, please contact the Du Sable Harbor at:
111 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611
It is advised to call the harbor directly for reservations any time AFTER May 15th.
Visiting the harbor
Since DuSable Harbor is so close to Monroe Harbor, you may also want to visit Monroe with your Chicago travel guide. Monroe Harbor is home to the Chicago Yacht Club and the Columbia Yacht Club. Monroe Harbor serves as a great environment for aquatic recreational activities and is a great place to spend the day with your Chicago travel guide.