Physical Activities Around New York State - Canoeing, Kayaking, & Rafting

New York Canoeing and Kayaking
http://www.iloveny.com/things-to-do/outdoor-adventures/canoeing-kayaking/



Adirondacks

Paddling on the Adirondack Coast
The Adirondacks offers more than 3,000 lakes and ponds and 6,000 miles of rivers and streams:
https://www.goadirondack.com

Canoeing and Kayaking
More than 3,000 lakes and ponds, and 30,000 miles of rivers and streams run through the Park:
http://visitadirondacks.com/recreation/canoeing-kayaking

Paddling in the Adirondacks
A guide to canoeing, kayaking and rafting in the Adirondacks:
http://www.adirondack.net/paddling/

Guided Canoe and Kayak Trips in the Adirondacks
Take an Adirondack guided canoe or kayak trip with the Adirondack Mountain & Stream Guide Service and explore the Adirondack waters:
http://www.adirondackmountainandstream.com/adirondack-canoeing-and-kayaking.html

Central/Southern Tier

CNY Kayakers
The CNY Kayakers brings people together for all levels of experience, from novice to expert: http://www.cnykayakclub.com/

Take a Paddle: Finger Lakes
A comprehensive paddling guide to flat-water ponds, lakes, streams, and rivers in western New York:
Take a Paddle: Finger Lakes, NY Guide Book

Hudson Valley

Explore the Hudson Valley by Kayak or Canoe
http://www.visitvortex.com/magazine/summer2013-kayak

Hudson River Expeditions
Kayak, canoe, and paddleboard rentals, tours, and instruction for the novice to the experienced paddler:
http://www.hudsonriverexpeditions.com/

MidHudsonKayaker
Kayaking in the Hudson Valley and surrounding area:
http://midhudsonkayaker.blogspot.com/

Long Island

The Long Island Paddlers, Inc
The Long Island Paddlers exists to share a common love for kayaking, canoeing, and the outdoors. They are active all year, both on the water and at meetings with various programs and guest speakers:
http://www.lipaddlers.org/

Nissequogue River Canoe and Kayak Rentals
Trips are available for the Peconic River and most Long Island waterways. Canoe instruction and guided tours are also available:
http://www.canoerentals.com/index.htm

NYC and Surrounding Area

Kayaking and Canoeing
Explore New York City's beautiful waterways by getting in a boat and paddling along some of the city's rivers, lakes, and bay:
http://www.nycgovparks.org/events/kayaking

Sebago Canoe Club
The Sebago Canoe Club is a volunteer run, 501C3 nonprofit, membership organization in Canarsie, Brooklyn. The club is located on Paerdegat Basin with direct access to the beautiful waters of Jamaica Bay, NYC:
http://www.sebagocanoeclub.org/

The Bronx River Alliance
The Recreation Program works to introduce the community and interested groups to the river and the developing Bronx River Greenway through canoeing, kayaking, and bicycling:
http://www.bronxriver.org/?pg=content&p=getinvolved&m1=32

Inwood Canoe Club
Established in 1902, the Inwood Canoe Club is a non-profit organization that promotes canoeing and kayaking on NY's Hudson and Harlem Rivers: 
http://www.inwoodcanoenyc.org/

New York Outrigger
As Manhattan Island's first outrigger canoe club; New York Outrigger is a volunteer-driven, non-profit educational organization committed to the sport of outrigger canoeing:
http://newyorkoutrigger.org/

Staten Island-Willowbrook Park
http://www.nycgovparks.org/photo/general/willowbrook_canoeing_/

Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Flushing Meadows Corona Park is the largest park in Queens where you'll have plenty of space to go canoeing and engage in other fun activities:
http://www.nycgovparks.org/parks/fmcp/facilities/kayak

Rochester/Buffalo

Cattaraugus County kayaking and Canoeing
http://enchantedmountains.com/activity/canoeing-kayaking

Bay Creek Paddling Center
Bay Creek is a true paddling center, staffed by passionate paddlers. Not only do they sell paddlesports products, but they offer many activities to get you out:
http://www.baycreek.com/

Genesee Waterways Center
Want to Row? The Genesee Waterways Center, with experienced coaches and volunteers, is offering an introduction to the sport of rowing for individuals 18 years and older:
http://www.geneseewaterways.org/

Genesee Rowing Club
Whether you're new to rowing or someone with years of experience, Genesee Rowing Club has a program that will challenge you:
http://www.geneseerowingclub.com/