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

Learn to paddle!

Learn the skills to paddle with confidence whenever the opportunity arises.

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That’s a wrap, folks. Our season has ended. Thanks for a great summer! Quickest response for ANY inquiry ask@paddletoronto.com. We look forward to welcoming you late Spring 2022.

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Latest Harbourfront News

Season 2021! …till Oct 2

It was a wonderful season & it’s been great to see your happy faces paddling back to the ramp …but the water is getting cold now. With water temperatures below 13C, it’s time to paddle in dry suits, paddle with a buddy, everyone well-practiced in rescues. We are now closed for the season but we’ve … Continued

You have over 96,000 Km of blood vessels, enough to circle the globe twice. A hummingbird flaps its wings up to 90 times… [Read more]


Would you like to purchase a gift voucher for a loved one to use towards one of our courses or tours? Our online gift vo… [Read more]


The Harbourfront is changing! Harbourfront Canoe & Kayak Centre will continue to buy more equipment, pontoon boats (… [Read more]


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.