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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

Directions to Riverside Park

Riverside Park Weather

  • Sun
    Slight Chance Rain and Areas Fog then Chance Rain
    52°F
  • Mon
    Heavy Rain and Windy
    43°F
  • Tue
    Rain Likely
    48°F
  • Wed
    Mostly Sunny
    50°F

7-day forecast

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