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Summer on the Hudson: Kayaking on the Hudson

Sunday, June 8, 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: http://www.downtownboathouse.org/volunteer.html

Location

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

Cost

Free  

Contact Number

311

Contact Email

zhen.heinemann@parks.nyc.gov

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Know Before You Go

There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.

PlaygroundsRiverside Park

NYC Parks has removed slides in this park due to a manufacturer recall. The manufacture is currently working on an improved design and redesigned slides will be installed as soon as possible.


MarinasWest 79th Street Boat Basin

Attention Boaters: Due to repairs to an underwater high voltage cable there are currently no transient moorings available at the Boat Basin. Please contact the Dockmasters office at 212-496-2105 or VHF Ch09 for more information and alternatives. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Anticipated Completion: Fall 2017

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