NYC (not for profit) paddling groups:

The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club:

Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse:

Long Island City Community Boathouse:

North Brooklyn Boat Club:

Sebago Canoe Club:

The Downtown Boathouse:

Yonkers Paddling and Rowing Club:

Kayak Staten Island:

New York Kayak Polo:

Hoboken Cove Boathouse:

Kayak tours, lessons, gear, and storage (commercial):

Manhattan Kayak Company:

Atlantic Kayak Tours:

Waterfront info and advocacy links:

Hudson River Watertrail Association:

Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance:

Governors Island info:

American Canoe Association:

Kayak, canoe, and boat launch permits: permit is required to launch from all NYC designated launch sites.)

NYC habor info:

NOAA Charts:

Harbor Info:

Tide/Current Predictor for Buttermilk Channel:

NYC Harbor Tides:

NYC Harbor Currents:

Marine Forecast:

Additional information:

Redhook Boaters Waiver Forms: Adult Waiver [PDF] Minor Waiver [PDF]

Save time by downloading a waiver and filling it out at home.

Proposed Valentino Park Boathouse Design: PDF of drawing

When we are not paddling:

Movies in the park:

Art Gallery:

Summer Art Shows:

Community Farm:

Waterfront Museum: