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Activities & Attractions

Hudson River Park’s four-miles of piers, esplanades and landscapes boast sunset views, scores of recreational and play spaces, stunning gardens and much more.

Find what interests you by exploring the categories above. Visit, and then visit again!

Boats sit at the Village Community boathouse ready to head into the water

The Park’s non-profit partner, Village Community Boathouse, offers a variety of opportunities to learn about and engage in the art of seamanship.

Circleline Cruises by the statue of liberty

At HRPK’s Pier 83 you will find the Circle Line; the only sightseeing cruise that completely circles Manhattan. See all of NYC's iconic landmarks from the comfort of their state-of-the-art boats.

Kayakers at the Downtown Boathouse launch into the Hudson River

The Downtown Boathouse provides free public access to the New York Harbor through kayaking programs.

A Hornblower cruise ship docks at Pier 40

Hornblower has a cruise for everyone, featuring brunch, lunch, dinner, happy hour and party cruises where you will see Manhattan’s iconic landmarks.

Kayakers head off the pier at Pier 26

Whether you’re a novice or a pro, kayaking on the Hudson River is a great way to spend a day in New York.

A kayaker looks on at the Intrepid vessel in the Hudson River

Whether you’re a novice or a pro, kayaking on the Hudson River is a great way to spend a day in New York.

Kayakers prepare for launch in the Hudson River

Manhattan Community Boathouse provides free kayaking on a first-come, first-served basis during the summer and early fall season.

Kayakers enthusiastically prepare to launch into the Hudson River on Pier 96

Volunteer-run boathouse that offers free kayaking sessions and classes to the public.