Harbourfront Alert

Welcome to 2022! Our season officially begins Wednesday June 1st; weather permitting. Our on-line rental reservations & FPC purchases will begin May 2nd for bookings starting in June. See our posts for health, along with Erik Ogaard's new courses below.

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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

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We are currently closed for the season. Our season officially begins Wednesday June 1st, weather permitting. For quickest response to ANY inquiry, please email ask@paddletoronto.com. We look forward to welcoming you in June.

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Latest Harbourfront News

2022 Season begins June 1st!

Check out Job Opportunities for this season; found under the ‘About Us’ tab. Read our healthy living blog with a link to winter stretches you can do at home to stay fit, flexible and prepare for the paddling season ahead. Check out our Covid-19 Q&A safety protocols as well as frequently asked questions. We look … Continued

Erik Ogaard is back for another season to his favorite paddling community. He has designed some new multi-way programs l… [Read more]


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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.