Hours of Operation
Charles River Canoe & Kayak :: Boston
TODAY (SATURDAY): Closed due to Weather
TOMORROW (SUNDAY): 9:00am – 6:00pm
On Mon., Oct. 3, our Boston Location hours will change. From Oct. 3-Oct. 10, we will close at 5:30pm. This means that the last rentals will leave at 4:30pm, and the last one-way trips to Kendall will leave at 3pm. On Columbus Day we will open at 9am.
Enjoy an outing on one of the most scenic sections of urban river in the country. An experience on the Charles River from our Boston location in Allston/Brighton
Charles River Canoe and Kayak
Head downstream and you'll encounter local colleges (Harvard, M.I.T., and B.U.) and eventually the Esplanade (a great picnic spot!) and the unforgettable Boston skyline.
This nine-mile stretch of river has no current, allowing painless round trips. However, renters can also enjoy one-way trips to or from our Cambridge location in Kendall Square — a unique way to see the city! Learn more about our Boston Location in Allston/Brighton.
Our Boston location operates in cooperation with the Massachusetts Dept. of Conservation & Recreation.
Current Conditions on the River:
Video by Interlock Media.
Virtual Tour of the Charles
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