Beaver Brook Outfitters Canoe , Kayak & Lazy River Tubing Center
Hey Folks, we are open for the season! Seven days/week all summer long!
Canoe or Kayak on one of the most scenic stretches of the Upper Hudson River from the ONLY PRIVATE LAUNCH SITE ON THIS STRETCH OF RIVER. NO LONG BUS RIDES HERE! This magnificent stretch of river is suitable for the entire family. With trips ranging in length from about 1 ½ hours to all day we have an adventure that will fit your schedule. With just the right amount of current to make it fun, this is a great trip for the first-timer or experienced paddlers.
The Canoe Center is open for launching from 10a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays from Memorial Day weekend through June 15th. We will then open for daily operation on Saturday June 21st and we will operate 7 days a week until Labor Day. After that, we're open on weekends, weather permitting through September 14th! Our Canoe, Kayak, and Tubing Center is the only on-river location for river trips on the Adirondack stretch of the Hudson River: just drop in to our Center, choose your boat and head downstream! Our shuttle picks you up and brings you back for the ultimate in convenience.
Launch hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Trip 1 and 10 to 11 for Trip 2. Tubing Trips can launch from 10 until 3
Note for groups: we can open the Canoe Center weekdays in the Spring & Fall for reserved trips.
Call us for additional details: 1-888-454-8433
Who Can Go?
Pretty much anyone! No experience is necessary, our boats are stable and easy to get in and out of. This gently flowing stretch of river is just perfect for the beginner and experienced paddler alike. We have no age restrictions, but we do have a minimum weight of 30lbs. Our staff will give you a safety briefing, basic paddling instructions if needed, take out descriptions & photos and send you on your way. Our shuttles run every hour to get you back to our base.
Trip Prices include boat, PFDs (life vests), paddles, as described below. Shuttle transportation is provided to boat rental customers free of charge.
|Trip 1: Thurman Station to 1000 Acres Ranch - Distance: 5 miles (About 1 1/2 - 2 Hours)|
|Single Kayak: $30.00||Canoe or Tandem Kayak: $40.00|
|Lazy River Tubing: Thurman station to our private take out - 3 miles (About 2 Hours)|
|Adults: $18.00||Kids: $15.00|
|Trip 2: Thurman Station to Luzerne Distance: 14 miles
(About 5 - 6 Hours)
|Single Kayak: $40.00||Canoe or Tandem Kayak: $50.00|
*NOTE* Prices do not include NYS Sales tax which is 7% and are based on two people per canoe. Maximum load per canoe is three adults or two adults and two children age twelve or younger, up to the canoe’s load rating. Note: 1 person per tube for tubing trips. Extra passengers will be charged $5.00/pp for Trip 1, $8.00/pp for Trip 2.
…and if you bring your own canoe or kayak:
|Boat Shuttle Only *|
|From 1000 Acres: $8.00/boat||From Luzerne: $15.00/boat|
* Shuttle-Only Service subject to availability. Customers must check in at the Canoe Center before heading downriver.
We reserve the right to refuse shuttle service for vessels that do not meet our weight/size restrictions or group sizes too large for our buses.
In 2000, we opened our Canoe & Kayak Center at Thurman Station, on the banks of the Hudson River. We've enjoyed this stretch of the river with our own families for years, and now, with the help of our convenient shuttle service, you can too! Come rent canoes, single or tandem kayaks or tubes and enjoy a great ride on the Hudson River!