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23 Sep 2018
“Perfect little adventure”
21 Sep 2017
“Hidden Gem!”
We are the premier sea kayak company in Westchester County and offer guided sea kayak tours, lessons/instruction, and rentals on the Hudson River and other local bodies of water. We are conveniently located just outside New York City on the Hudson...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Croton on Hudson, NY 10520
+1 914-682-5135
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

We happened to be staying up in Poughkeepsie but decided to make a day out of it and I found this place to stop on the way for some kayaking. You can't beat the price - after fees it came to $34 for a two...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kate C
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time with Stephen today. It was our first time kayaking and Stephen was so patient in explaining how to kayak. My son had some problem initially but Stephen was there to guide and calm him. In no time, my son was...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Alice N
Reviewed 20 October 2016

A group of us went for a morning paddle on the Croton River as a family activity to celebrate a birthday...this would be good for all ages even if you had kids a bit younger who could ride with adults. We are 20 and 50...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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KayakHudson, Manager at Hudson River Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2016

We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience. Thank you for sharing it! See you on the water soon, hopefully.

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Had such a great time this weekend. The staff was so friendly and knowledgable as usual. Can't wait to go back!!!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Steve B
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful morning kayak with my son. Launched from Sleepy Hollow and on the water for three hours but at a relaxed pace. Fine for beginners. High quality kayaks on the guided tour (better than the rental boats). Tour guides were friendly, helpful and generally chill....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Elawlev
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We had so much fun! Steve and Mike were great. safety tips, basics and individual attention to get you on the go. was my first ever kayaking tour and now all i want to do is do more! sunset tour was great. they take you...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Rita F
Reviewed 15 October 2015

My husband wanted to try Kayaking, so being the good wife that I am I indulged him. We had an awesome time with our on three private lesson with Eric. I was a bit nervous and Eric was terrific with that. I can't say enough...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Carol M
Reviewed 29 August 2015

I rented out of the location by the train station; and I was very happily surprised to be furnished with more modern kayaks in better condition than many a rental outfitter nowadays in the tri-state area. The Croton River could have been a little longer...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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KayakHudson, General Manager at Hudson River Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Thank you for the favorable feedback on the high-quality modern kayaks we offer as well as the attentive professionalism of our staff at the Croton River location! We look forward to serving you again on your next paddle, look into our Sleepy Hollow tours if...More

Reviewed 24 July 2015

Kayak hudson is a great place to get beginners lessons and rentals at a reasonable price. Me and my husband had a great first kayaking experience with them. The drive to the location - Croton on Hudson, itself is very beautiful. If you choose the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Honey S
KayakHudson, General Manager at Hudson River Recreation, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Thank you for the positive review of Hudson River Recreation. We appreciate your feedback on the beauty of the Croton River location as well as highlighting the water safety instruction and local ecological knowledge you received from your guide. Conservation through recreation is our motto...More

Reviewed 27 August 2014

John and his staff do a nice job of supplying quality kayak rentals at reasonable prices at several locations. We were at Croton Point Park. You can kayak from there up the Croton river about a mile, and see herons and other waterfowl, plus a...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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