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Summer on the Hudson: Kayaking on the Hudson

Sunday, August 25, 2013

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.

This event repeats every week on Sunday between 7/29/2013 and 9/29/2013.

Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.

Join The Downtown Boathouse for 20-minute instructional paddles, and explore the Hudson River first hand. Please wear a bathing suit or shorts and a t-shirt, and know how to swim. Weather permitting. No registration required. Kayaks and life vests provided.

Please note: 72nd street Kayaking is volunteer run and volunteers are needed which sometimes results in shortened hours. The Downtown Boathouse is looking for volunteers. If you would like to volunteer please visit The Downtown Boathouse website.

Location

Kayaking on the Hudson Meeting Point in Riverside Park Accessible
72nd Street and Hudson River
Manhattan
Directions to this location

Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Riverside Park, The Downtown Boathouse

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

zhen.heinemann@parks.nyc.gov

Categories

Education, Nature, Festivals, Fitness, Sports, Kayaking and Canoeing, Waterfront, Outdoor Fitness

Directions to Riverside Park

Know Before You Go

ParkRiverside Park

The northernmost A-dock at the 79th Street Boat Basin is currently closed to public access for structural enhancements. The dock will be further supported with non-wood pilings and a new wave screen.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2015

Riverside Park Weather

  • Mon
    Rain Likely
    70°F
  • Tue
    Mostly Sunny
    52°F
  • Wed
    Rain Likely
    42°F
  • Sun
    Partly Sunny
    43°F

7-day forecast

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