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

Gift Vouchers? https://paddletoronto.com/gift-vouchers (OK for lessons too).

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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, tandem kayak tours, canoeing, big voyageur canoe excursions, stand up paddleboarding, and kayak evening social paddles.

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

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Group tours/team building events (May thru Oct)?  richard@paddletoronto.com

Gift Vouchers? www.paddletoronto.com/gift-vouchers (OK for programs).

Boat storage winter/summer?  ask@paddletoronto.com

Lessons/guided tours/other?   ask@paddletoronto.com

Rentals, Scheduled lessons & tours begin June 1st.


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Latest Harbourfront News

Closed for the Season – Happy Fall!

Thursday October 5th marks the end of our 2023 season. Thank you for choosing us as your source for health and wellness. It’s been a pleasure connecting you to our paddling community and Toronto’s Waterfront. We hope we’ve brought a little joy and peace into your life. Yours in peace and wellness, Dave & Clare … Continued

If you store a boat for the winter we have a few tips for you. Plastic kayaks love a good coating of Synthetic 303 (avai… [Read more]

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]

What a great summer of paddling photos we captured this year. Thanks to all who took photos to spread the paddling joy, … [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.

Get driving directions.

Email us at ask@paddletoronto.com.

Call us at 416-203-2277.