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15 Broad Canal Way; Cambridge, Mass.
9:00am – 8:00pm 9:00am – 8:00pm
1071 Soldier's Field Rd.; Boston, Mass.
9:00am – 8:00pm 9:00am – 8:00pm
455 Nahanton St.; Newton, Mass.
Closed due to Weather 9:00am – 8:00pm
Moody Street Dam; Waltham, Mass.
9:00am – 8:00pm 9:00am – 8:00pm
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Charles River Canoe & Kayak :: Nahanton Park, Newton
(617) 965-5110E-Mail UsNewton Department of Parks and Recreation
TODAY (SATURDAY): Closed due to Weather
TOMORROW (SUNDAY): 9:00am – 8:00pm
On Saturday July 23, our Nahanton Park Location Thunder and lightning are in the area we are closed as of 555 pm Saturday.
On Sunday, July 30th, our Nahanton Park Location will open at 7am. Come out and enjoy the early morning weather, wildlife, and solitude.
On hot July days, our Nahanton Park Location may experience low water levels in a few spots upstream from our location. Please check with our registration staff for the latest updates as well as route suggestions to fully enjoy your paddle.
Owned by the City of Newton, Nahanton Park consists of 57 acres of forests, meadows, and gardens along the Charles River. From our dock, canoeists and kayakers can enjoy
Charles River Canoe and Kayak
more than 12 miles of uninterrupted flatwater, from Silk Mill Dam at Upper Falls to Dedham Ave in Needham. A significant portion of the river's shore along this section of river is parkland, including Cutler Park and Millennium Park, and most of the riverbank is forest and marsh.
Our Nahanton Park location, off Nahanton St./Kendrick St. on the Newton/Needham town line, offers hourly canoe and kayak rentals, picnic tables, an indoor function room, and playing fields. Learn more about our Nahanton Park Location in Newton.
To best see this outstanding stretch of river, try one of our Shuttled River Trips and spend the morning or the whole day floating down the Charles!
 
Virtual Tour!
Video by Interlock Media.
Virtual Tour of the Charles
from Nahanton Park.
 
Learn about the Wildlife!
All Abilities Welcome.
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160 Riverview Ave.
Waltham, MA 02453
(617) 965-5110
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