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Kayaking and Canoeing

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Explore New York City's beautiful waterways this season, by getting in a boat and paddling along some of the city's rivers, lakes, bays, and ocean. Join kayak and boating tours or take lessons, or strike out on your own along the New York City Water Trail.

Kayaking and Canoeing Events

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Jul 31

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse.
Free!

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Aug 2

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Idlewild Birding by Canoe Adventure

at Idlewild Park , Queens  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 2

Community Paddle

at Starlight Park , Bronx

1:30 p.m.
Short canoe trips for beginners and families.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Aug 7

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse.
Free!

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Aug 9

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 9

Basic Canoeing

at Martling Avenue and Brooks Pond Place (in Clove Lakes Park) , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected…
Free!

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Aug 14

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse.
Free!

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Aug 16

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 16

Basic Canoeing

at Crotona Nature Center (in Crotona Park) , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Aug 17

Intermediate Canoeing

at Bayswater Park , Queens

12:00 p.m.
Few experiences compare with being on the open water in New York City. Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of…
Free!

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Aug 21

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse.
Free!

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Aug 23

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 23

Basic Canoeing

at Burnett Street and Avenue U (in Marine Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Aug 23

Estuary Paddle

at Concrete Plant Park , Bronx

11:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Encounter saltwater marshes and wildlife that thrive in the tides as you paddle the saltwater section of the river.

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Aug 24

Basic Canoeing

at Van Cortlandt South and Major Deegan Expressway (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

11:00 a.m.2:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Aug 28

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse.
Free!

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Aug 30

Kayaking

at Pier 2 Dock (in Brooklyn Bridge Park) , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome…
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 30

Hudson River Canoe Adventure (Advanced)

at Inwood Hill Park , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug 30

Community Paddle

at Starlight Park , Bronx

12:30 p.m.
Enjoy short canoe trips, for beginners and families, along the Bronx River.
Free!

Best For
Kids

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Sep 20

Basic Canoeing

at Oakland Lake (in Alley Pond Park) , Queens

1:00 p.m.
Our trained Urban Park Rangers will lead you on canoe adventures that range from the gentle waters of protected lakes to the challenging open waters of rivers and bays.
Free!

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Sep 28

Sneak 'Peak' at Freshkills Park

at Freshkills Park Parking Lot , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us to celebrate the potential of the future of Freshkills Park at our annual festival with activities like kayaking, biking, birding, art and more on Staten Island!
Free!

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