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Gowanus Canal

Foot of 2nd Street

Launch: Yes

Landing: Yes

Site Fee: No

ADA Accessible: Yes

Rental: No

Storage: No

Rest Area: Yes

Parking:

Portage:

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Nearby Locations

By Car

The NYC Water Trail is an ongoing project.  To provide information on a trail please send an email to Water.Trail@parks.nyc.gov

By Mass Transit

Take the F or G to Carroll Street and the R to Union Street

The NYC Water Trail is an ongoing project.  To provide information on a trail please send an email to Water.Trail@parks.nyc.gov

Sanctuaries

No

No Access Areas

Along the two (2) mile canal, there is only one access location, which is at 2nd Street

Restrictive Conditions

Hazardous Launch/Landing Conditions

Currents

Minimal

Emergency Landing Points

No

Nearest Hospitals

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