Great Kayaking Lessons and Tours in Manhattan!
At Manhattan Kayak Company, you'll receive amazingly informative kayaking lessons from a friendly and enthusiastic staff. Whether you're an experienced paddler or an avid novice, the instructors will be extremely patient with you. Located on Pier 66 of Manhattan's Hudson River Park, the company's facilities are clean and well-kept, with nice restrooms and showers for you to use after completing your kayaking activities.
The 2 1/2 hour and lesson and tour is perfect for group outings like birthday parties and team-building events. The staff is incredibly concerned about the safety of its paddlers, and will ensure that your trip on the waters goes as safely and smoothly as possible.
Stand up paddle board tours on the Hudson!
1995, they have provided kayak and stand up paddle board tours in the New York Harbor. They offer four different paddle board trips through New York City's water ways.
The short stand up paddle board trip is a one hour and fifteen minute tour that takes you to the Intrepid Sea, the Air and Space Museum, the Batter and the "Secret Beach" in Hoboken, NJ. This is the recommended tour if it is one of your first times paddle boarding. The long distance NY stand up paddle boarding tour is for experienced paddle boarders. You have the choice to paddle board in the open water, south of the New York Harbor to the Verrazano Bridge or north of the George Washington Bridge to the Palisades Cliffs.
The Manhattan Kayak Company also offers paddle board lessons, kids camps or rentals so you can explore the New York waterways on your own!