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Family Kayaking (Sundays)

Pier 4 Beach
September 24, 2023
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Glide along the water this summer and fall!

Presented in partnership with Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse, free kayaking is offered throughout the summer on Wednesday and Thursday evenings, and Saturday and Sunday afternoons through September. All levels are welcome including first-time kayakers – life vests and all equipment provided, as well as instruction. Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present.

  • Wednesdays, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Thursdays, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM
  • Saturdays, 10:00 AM-3:00 PM
  • Sundays, 12:00 PM-2:30 PM (family kayaking)

Note: The free public kayaking program is temporarily running off Pier 4 Beach. Subject to change back to Pier 2 Dock.

Please note there is no Family Kayaking on Sunday, July 2.

Advanced registration required, providing 20 minute timed slots. Free registration opens 2 weeks ahead of each date through the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse website. Check back daily for more openings.

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Have your own boat? Launch your human-powered boats from the Pier 4 Beach.


September 24
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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  • Advanced registration is required for this activity. Limited capacity is available. Walk ups will be accommodated on-site if there are still spaces.
  • All participants must sign a waiver before participating.
  • Children and teens under 18 must have an adult guardian present.
  • Singles are for adults, or any kayaker with a parent/guardian present that is at least 14 years old.
  • Doubles are for one adult and no more than one child under 14 or paddler that needs assistance. Shared boats must be from the same household.
  • Please arrive at least 10 minutes before your scheduled start time. You will only be able to paddle during the time slot for which you registered.

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