Our programs are free and open to the public. We offer activities to support Estuary Awareness, Habitat Restoration, Environmental Education and to promote paddle sports as a healthy activity in an urban environment. Our regular activities:

  • Self-Guided Voyages
    Individual canoe tours on the Gowanus Canal, self-guided, and without reservations
  • Sunset Voyages
    Contact us or use link to schedule a guided tour of the Gowanus Canal, highlighting the past, present and future of our shoreline
  • Shoreline Walks
    Every 2nd Saturday, 11AM, a narrated one mile shorewalk along our shoreline, discussing neighborhood's history, recent past, artwork, anticipated changes and how to get involved
  • Brooklyn Waterfront Bicycle Tours
    Narrated tour of a ten-mile section of the South Brooklyn shoreline with multiple stops at historical sites
  • Lighten Up Brooklyn Workouts
    Promote cardiovascular activity as a means to stay healthy, expand your skills and enjoy the sport of canoeing