Canoe and Kayak Launching Sites

Great canoeing and kayaking is available on the Charles River and on several lakes and ponds in Newton and surrounding communities. This map shows the best launching sites. Click on a placemark to see information about the site.

Canoe and kayak rentals are available from Charles River Canoe & Kayak (Paddle Boston) at several sites along the Charles (marked with a red dot ). Check their websites for days and hours of operation.

View Newton Canoe Launch Sites in a larger map

More Information guide to the Charles

Charles River Paddling Maps:

Nahanton Park
Lakes District