Harbourfront Alert

Monday looks like a beautiful hot day (no rain) with lots of boats available ...so just drop in and we will get you out on the water. Everyday afterwards gets increasingly colder and more windy ...hope to see you Monday! We will be closed Tues, Wed, Thurs due to winds.

Located in Toronto on the edge of Lake Ontario for over 35 years, the Harbourfront Canoe & Kayak Centre is the most popular paddling centre in Toronto for kayaking, canoeing, big voyageur canoe tours, stand up paddleboarding, evening social paddles & BBQs.

People out on a social kayak paddle in Toronto at Harbourfront Canoe & Kayak Center
Photo credit: Wilbur Wong

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Harbourfront Weather and Alerts

Air Temp: 24/27C°C
Water Temp: 18°C
Winds: S 20-30 km/hr

Monday looks like a beautiful day but everyday afterwards gets increasingly colder and more windy …hope to see you Monday! We will be closed Tues, Wed, Thurs due to winds. We are trying to stay open for rentals until Sunday Oct 4th, weather permitting.

For future weekday rentals, if you rent at 5pm for 1 hour you can keep it out for 2 hours. Reservations made for 6pm should come closer to 5pm, as all boats need to return by 7pm on weekdays.


See the Toronto Island hourly forecast.

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The beautiful 13 Toronto Islands are on our doorstep, with secluded beaches, bird sanctuaries and many waterways to paddle and explore.

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We are located at 283 Queens Quay West just south of the Rogers Center right on the edge of Lake Ontario.

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Email us at ask@paddletoronto.com.

Call us at 416-203-2277.