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Summer on the Hudson: Kayaking on the Hudson

Sunday, July 6, 2014

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

This event repeats every week on Sunday and Saturday between 6/8/2014 and 9/28/2014.

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. 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. All ages.

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


Kayaking on the Hudson Meeting Point in Riverside Park Accessible
72nd Street and Hudson River
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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 2016

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