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City Running Tours-Chicago
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Aug 8, 2018
“Burnham Plan Run”
Oct 28, 2015
“Great experience running with Blake”
Our PERSONALIZED RUNNING TOURS are completely customizable to the day, time, distance and sights you want to see. Your personal running guide will pick you up from where you are staying, run at your pace, provide water and have a camera in case you...more
Chicago, IL 60604
+1 877-415-0058 ext. 12
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Reviewed August 8, 2018

I did the Burnham Plan Run with Mike. Mike made the run fun and interactive. He shared some interesting stories and history of Chicago. Also, he took several good pictures of my run at selected spots. Very enjoyable and good way to see some highlights...More

2  Thank David C
Reviewed October 28, 2015

We had a great 3 mile run through Chicago at an easy pace with plenty of stops to see the sights, don't hesitate to book :)

Thank Travis O
Reviewed September 17, 2015

Blake was probably the most knowledgeable tour guide I encountered in Chicago (& I met a few) he put you at ease the moment you meet him a fun & enthusiastic individual. A very customer friendly experience from start to finish, stopping at all the...More

1  Thank Justin O
Reviewed September 15, 2015

My family spent several days in downtown Chicago and my wife and I were able to get a tour that worked for us a few days in. We really wish the timing would have worked out to do the running tour first as it was...More

1  Thank welltraveledOkie
Reviewed September 3, 2015 via mobile

I found City Running Tours looking on the internet since I was wanting to sight see but also get a run in. The Chicago's Front Yard tour has opened the door for me to get into some more of their tour offerings. Blake Williams was...More

1  Thank AzRobChef
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Blake was awesome! He led our small but mighty group on the Chicago's Front Yard Tour. Lots of stops and info along the way--what a beautiful city! The added plus...it was a Sunday morning run so we enjoyed the beauty and peacefulness of the sculptures...More

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Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed August 25, 2015

I had a great time in a very beautiful sunny day with Blake. I strongly recommend it's services!!!!!

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Thank FlavioT45
Reviewed August 23, 2015

We booked the Burnham Plan run. Brian was our guide, and we was full of interesting and useful information. Very friendly as well. A great way to see Chicago. Highly recommend this if you enjoy running and sightseeing.

Thank Luvtotravel605
Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

I was on my last week before my half marathon when I visited Chicago, so booked my long run with CRT. Great decision! I booked late, but Blake was very helpful and arranged everything quickly. Katie Schmid was great! Very kind and capable! She even...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2015

We went on a run on a cold morning in March, and it was the perfect way to start a day in Chicago. The tour covers a lot of the loop, much more territory than you can cover on a walking tour.

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Blake W, Manager at City Running Tours-Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded April 28, 2015

Hi! Thank you so much for your response and your great review of City Running Tours. It pleases me to know that you and your family had such a great time getting to know the Windy City! Take care and happy running, City Running Tours

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April 27, 2018|
Response from Marlin K | Property representative |
City Running Tours is currently not active in Chicago. Chicago Running Tours is doing their "Run to Wrigley" tour on morning of 29th. Please text Marlin if you are interested in joining this slow paced 6.5 mile run... More
September 27, 2015|
Response from Blake W | Property representative |
Hi, Thank You for reaching out to us here at City Running Tours in Chicago. We often tell people that our runs are more jogs and that we lead them at a casual pace of about 10:30 min/mile pace. We take, depending on the... More