NATURE

Events

Fire Control Tower Excursion

Paddle from Riis Landing, paddle along the Rockaway shoreline past Rockaway Cove to the WWII Fire Control Tower. Enjoy a natural history discussion on this 4-mile journey and return with incoming tide back to Riis Landing.

Kayak Tryouts: Canarsie Pier

Learn the basics of kayaking at Canarsie Pier. Free and all equipment provided. Open to ages 6 and older with adult.

Kayak Tryouts: Riis Landing

Learn the basics of kayaking at Riis Landing.

Ruffle Bar Excursion

From Floyd Bennett Field, paddle around Ruffle Bar the large island in Jamaica Bay.

Kayak Tryouts: Canarsie Pier

Learn the basics of kayaking at Canarsie Pier.

Island Channel Paddle

Enjoy unique natural and cultural landscapes on this intermediate paddle from Floyd Bennett Field's Seaplane Ramp.

Kayak Tryouts: Canarsie Pier

Learn the basics of kayaking at Canarsie Pier.

Idlewild Park Paddle

Explore the salt marsh near the head of Jamaica Bay on this idyllic paddle from Idlewild Park.