Hudson River (at Englewood Boat Basin)

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Henry Hudson Drive
07632 Englewood Cliff , NJ 40° 53' 32.3772" N, 73° 56' 30.696" W

This launch site is commonly used as a start/end point for the Manhattan Island circumnavigation route. A very scenic riverfront picnic area with beach for car-top boat launches (canoe / kayak).

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Launching considerations / restrictions:: 

None reported.

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Driving Directions: 
  • From Routes 4, 46, 80, 95: Take exit for Fort Lee / Palisades Interstate Parkway (Exit 72 from I-95, after the last toll on the NJ Turnpike).
  • Left at light at top of ramp.
  • Continue through several lights in succession, then entrance to northbound Palisades Interstate Parkway (PIP) is on right.
  • Take PIP to Exit 1, Palisade Avenue.
  • Turn left. Enter Park and follow road down to river
Launch Area: 
Parking Situation: 
Grounds open year round, daylight hours. (Access road may be closed in winter.) $10 fee charged for parking (May - October) (2010 Price)
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