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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

  • Tue
    Partly Sunny then Slight Chance Light Rain
    58°F
  • Wed
    Light Rain Likely and Areas Fog then Heavy Rain and Breezy
    69°F
  • Thu
    Sunny and Breezy
    49°F
  • Fri
    Chance Light Snow
    39°F

7-day forecast

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