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Private Classes

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Per Person

Learn Kayaking or Stand-Up Paddle Boarding (SUP) At Your Own Pace!

Get fully dedicated attention from an instructor who specializes in kayaking or stand-up paddle boarding. Whether you’re a beginner or an expert, the private instructor tunes into your goals. Classes are in the cove next to the Intrepid Aircraft Carrier. Beginners will be ready to join Intermediate Tours after four classes, either private lessons or Basics classes.


  • Maximum of 5 people per private class
  • Maximum weight is 225 lb per person
  • No swimming or boating experience needed
  • Ages 7-14 must be accompanied by an adult on land

What To Bring

  • Shoes that can get wet
  • Your own lock for the lockers
  • Water bottle and energy snack
  • Arrive in quick-drying athletic clothes
  • Change of clothes for afterwards

We Provide

  • Kayak, surf ski, or paddle board to suit your body and abilities
  • Life jacket, paddle, and instructor
  • Restrooms, lockers, changing rooms, outdoor shower


We Have A Wide Array Of Kayaks And Paddle Boards For Varying Skill Levels!

Choose to kayak or SUP in NYC

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