Healthy Living Everyone!

You have over 96,000 Km of blood vessels, enough to circle the globe twice. A hummingbird flaps its wings up to 90 times per second. Your heart will beat about 2.6 Billion times over the course of your lifetime, about 100,000 times per day when lightning strikes it can reach up to 30,000 degrees celsius … Continued

Healthy Gifts that share the Love

Would you like to purchase a gift voucher for a loved one to use towards one of our courses or tours? Our online gift voucher can provide the gift of developing paddling skills, health, community & friendship. You can choose a gift of $25, $50, $75, or $100. Once purchased, you can personalize the voucher, print … Continued

Harbour News

The Harbourfront is changing! Harbourfront Canoe & Kayak Centre will continue to buy more equipment, pontoon boats (another one for 2021), and add to the vast programming available. We dream of a day that we share a new modern community building in the same location with our present neighbours, accessible to all. We have the … Continued

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

Photos from this past summer

What a great summer of paddling photos we captured this year. Thanks to all who took photos to spread the paddling joy, and sent them in. If you have more photos then email them to us at ask@paddletoronto.com. Thanks so much!

David Johnston

Watch Free Weather & L. Huron Classes

If you’re itching to get out on the water as bad as we are then watch the free online zoom clinics today that were previously put on by one of our sea kayak instructors, David Johnston. Introduction to Weather for Sea Kayakers Join us for this previously recorded hour and a half online zoom clinic … Continued

Celebrate Paddling Visually

CELEBRATE PADDLING VISUALLY!  Check out some 1985 location photos in our photo gallery , most recent photos on Facebook, and the 30 min. film THE CANOE by Film-maker and Harbourfront Alumni, Goh Iromoto. You’ll be sure to see see some familiar footage, and check out other Toronto waterfront footage there too. Be sure to like us on Facebook for updated photos as our docks get … Continued