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 and by Boating in 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
CharlesRiverGuide.com guide to the Charles