Kayaking in NY State

Whether you're paddling the salt marshes of Long Island, enjoying a quiet jaunt along a lake in the Adirondacks or wrestling with Class IV whitewater on the Mighty Fish Creek in Taberg, New York State has some of the best paddling in the USA. This site is dedicated to those who love the outdoors and live their lives enjoying and protecting our waterways for future generations. Please feel free to wander our site, use the resources we've compiled and share the site with others. If we've missed anything, please drop us a note. Enjoy the ride!


Welcome to Kayaking New York

Your Source for Whitewater Kayaking, River Kayaking, Sea Kayaking, Kayaking Tours & Trips and More in NY State

Welcome to the world of Kayaking in New York. The goal of this site is to provide a useful source for kayakers of all ages to use and enjoy while kayaking in the Empire State.

New York state offers thousands of lakes and ponds for still water kayaking and kayak fishing, hundreds of miles of ocean frontage for sea kayaking trips, tours and adventure and tens of thousands of miles of river water for whitewater kayaking/ rafting thrill and excitement.

Looking for a great place to check out and have a fun adventure while visiting Central NY, Upstate NY, Western NY, the Hudson Valley, NY City or Long Island? Then scout out potential kayaking spots here.

Need a place to hang your hat and your kayak while you’re enjoying the great outdoors? Then feel free to contact one of our lodging partners here.

If you know of a great place to kayak that we’ve missed or if you would like to submit a blog write-up and some photos to be included on this site, please contact us.

Have a blast in the great outdoors and please pass along and share this kayaking site with other kayakers and outdoor lovers in your life.

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