Kayaking at Pier 96

Cross at W55th St

At Pier 96 In Clinton




Closed in Winter

Pier 96


Saturday–Sunday: 10AM–6PM
May 26–October 7, 2019

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday: 5:30PM–7:30PM
June 4–August 29, 2019

Thursday–Friday: Closed

Manhattan Community Boathouse provides free kayaking on a first-come, first-served basis during the summer and early fall season. Reservations are not accepted.  

Paddling is suitable for people of all ages and athletic abilities, and there is a time limit on the water to 20 minutes to allow everyone to have a turn.

Be sure to dress accodingly as you will get wet in the boats. There are lockers for any items you would like to keep dry, and changing rooms at Pier 96.

*Please note that dates and times are subject to change.  For the most up to date information, please visit Manhattan Community Boathouse.