The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club equipment and facilities are available to the public to launch canoes, rowboats and kayaks. We use Old Town 158 and 169 canoes that are sturdy, stable, easy to handle & perfect for beginners to learn canoeing. 

Our facilites are availble for hosting corporate, community and educational meetings, followed by team building guided voyage along the Gowanus Canal so please contact us for pricing and to reserve dates. 

All of our lifejackets (PDFs) are US Coast Guard approved and we adhere to the policies and regulations of New York harbor. We replace much of our equipment annually.  Our waterfront facilities are in constant need of maintenance so we ask that you consider consider a donation to finance future new equipment purchases.

Donations of used equipment are also welcomed and you will receive a tax deduction for your contribution. If you have a paddle, life jacket, or other equipment that you don't need or use, please contact us so we can coordinate a donation and thank your for your support!