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2024 Courses now updated! Start planning now to make the most of your summer.

Group tours or team building event? groups@paddletoronto.com

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Connecting paddlers to Toronto’s Waterfront and Islands since 1985, the Harbourfront Canoe & Kayak Centre has become a popular paddling centre for kayaking, tandem kayak tours, canoeing, big voyageur canoe excursions, stand up paddleboarding, and kayak evening social paddles.

Photo credit: John Reid

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Private Group Tours/Lessons/Team Building Events (May thru Oct)? groups@paddletoronto.com

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Boat Storage Availability? ask@paddletoronto.com

Rentals, Scheduled Lessons & Tours begin June 1st (weather permitting)


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Latest Harbourfront News

Website now Updated!

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Happy Spring! Our 2024 programs are now available for booking. Our Big Voyageur Canoe Tours are back! Boat rental reservations begin May 1st for the start of the season June 1st. We look forward to connecting you to our paddling community and Toronto’s Waterfront as we become your source for health and wellness – The … Continued

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Rent a Kayak, Canoe or Stand Up Paddleboard

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

Our Location

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.