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Riverside Park

 Kayak/Canoe Launch Sites

NameLocationHoursBelongs to Parks
Riverside Park (79th Street)79th Street Boat Basin & Hudson RiverSunrise to SunsetYes
Launch / LandStorageAvailable ParkingMore Info
Floating LaunchPublic Storage for up to 80 kayaks at boat basinStreet ParkingFull Location Details
NameLocationHoursBelongs to Parks
Riverside Park (72nd Street)

The kayak launch site at 72nd Street in Riverside Park is closed for the season. Please visit The New York City Water Trail page to find other kayak launches.

72nd Street & Hudson River
Park: 6:00am-1:00am; Launch: Sunrise to SunsetNo
Launch / LandStorageAvailable ParkingMore Info
Floating LaunchNoneFull Location Details

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Skate ParksRiverside Skate Park

Riverside Skate Park is closed to reconstruct the existing skate park with new skate elements, fencing, benches, picnic tables, and landscaping. Please visit the Capital Project Tracker page for updates on the project.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020

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