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May

29

64°F

Sunrise
05:29 AM
Sunset
08:19 PM
Tide

HIGH 1:19 AM


Low 7:57 AM

Park Hours and Info

Park is Open 7 Days a Week | 6AM - 1AM
Entry is Free!

Pier 28AM - 11PM* Pier 56AM - 11PM* Education Center3-5PM (THU/FRI), 1-5PM (SAT) Pier 6 Volleyball Courts6AM - 11PM Playgroundssunrise-sunset

Pier 2 Dock

How To Get Here

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Parking is limited, so we encourage you to take public transportation. And lucky for you, there are plenty of transportation options.

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Subway

2
3

Clark Street

A
C

High Street or Jay St- MetroTech

4
5

Borough Hall

F

York Street

Bus

B25
B61
B63
B67

B25 (at Fulton Ferry Landing), B61 (at Atlantic Avenue and Hicks Street), B63 (on the loop road near Pier 6 in the park), or B67 (at Jay Street and York Street)

CitiBike

Nearby CitiBike stations: Atlantic Ave & Furman St (Pier 6); Brooklyn Bridge Park – Pier 2; Old Fulton St (Pier 1); Water St & Main St (Main Street)

NYC Ferry

East River route to Dumbo/Fulton Ferry; or South Brooklyn Route to Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 6/Atlantic Avenue or DUMBO/Fulton Ferry.

Places to See

Pier 2 Dock

Launch a kayak from the Pier 2 Dock during scheduled kayaking events

Kayaking

© John Eng

People standing on the dock looking at kayakers in the water on a sunny day. The Brooklyn Bridge is seen in the background.

© Alexa Hoyer

View of the Brooklyn Bridge from the Pier 2 launch dock.
Women kayaking and smiling at camera with piles and Brooklyn Bridge behind

© John Eng

Close up of two girls in a kayak at sunset.

© Etienne Frossard

Family kayaking in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Man and child in a yellow kayak on a sunny day.

© Paula Berg

Kayaking in Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Groups of people kayaking by Pier 2 at sunset. Brooklyn Heights is seen in the background.

© Etienne Frossard

Kayaking at sunset off of Pier 2.
Woman and child paddling away in a yellow kayak with a pier seen in the background.

© Alexa Hoyer

Family launches into the water from the Pier 4 beach.
Close up of two women in a kayak on a sunny day. Pier 17 is seen in the background.

© Etienne Frossard

Friends kayak together in the East River.

© John Eng

Man kayaking with other kayakers in behind on a sunny day. The Brooklyn Bridge is seen in the distance.

© Etienne Frossard

Kayaking at Brooklyn Bridge Park
Groups kayaking at sunset with Pier 1 Salt Marsh and the Brooklyn Bridge in the background.

© Etienne Frossard

Groups kayaking at sunset off of Pier 2.
Family kayaking on a sunny day with the Brooklyn Bridge in the background.

© Etienne Frossard

Father and son kayak in Brooklyn Bridge Park.

Are there changing rooms and lockers?

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How long can I paddle for?

Is kayaking ever canceled?

What if I’ve never kayaked before?

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Is kayaking free?

Kayaking Age Restrictions

Where is free public kayaking located?

Will I get wet?

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