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Paddle Hudson River to Peanut Leap Falls on Palisades

Launch from JFK Marina and Park.  (Possible $10 parking fee) The launch point is a Concrete Boat Ramp. Cross the Hudson to the Palisades and follow the coast to the Falls.  Bring Lunch/Snacks to enjoy at the falls, we will probably rest here about 1 hr.  Round trip about 8 miles. We could experience heavy current and waves on the Hudson. Spray Skirts are highly recommended.  This is an Intermediate Paddle.  If you have any questions on if this is a good paddle for you to come on, please do not hesitate to contact me.  :)

Peanut Leap Falls (

(High Tide 11 am.)

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  • Patti

    Thanks to everyone for a great time on the water! Magnificent scenery and fun people!

    September 18, 2013

  • John D.

    Had a great time Saturday. Thank you Liz for organizing the trip and everyone else for their help and patience. Looking forward to the next one..

    1 · September 16, 2013

    • Alyse D.

      No patience needed - your are doing great!

      September 17, 2013

  • Alyse D.

    We just need to remind mother nature to turn on the falls before we go next time.

    2 · September 16, 2013

    • Alyse D.

      Unless of course Laura learns the right dance to do the job mother nature didn't do for us on Saturday! It was a great trip and great mix of paddlers. Hopefully Jim has recovered from the little tumble off the rock that Larua helped him with!

      1 · September 17, 2013

  • laura

    Great day shared with beautiful people! The Hudson River is breathtaking filled majestic views! Thanks for organizing this trip Elizabeth and to all who attended!

    3 · September 16, 2013

  • mike b.

    Fun Day ( Do I ever have a bad day on the water ? ) A nice chop with wind in the first half of the trip and a quick trip back.

    1 · September 16, 2013

  • Elizabeth L.

    Wind and Waves on the trip to the falls. Just a typical day on the Hudson. Everything laid flat on the way back.

    1 · September 16, 2013

  • Cheri

    Thanks Liz for organizing this trip on a beautiful stretch of the Hudson. Once again, a great group of people to paddle with!

    1 · September 15, 2013

  • Robert

    can't make it looking forward to Sebonac next week and meeting the group

    1 · September 13, 2013

  • John D.

    Thanks for the heads up with the changes, see everyone tomorrow.

    September 13, 2013

  • Joan T.

    I cannot make this trip nor the Cold Spring date the week before. Miss you guys. Have a great time.

    1 · August 19, 2013

  • mike b.

    this will be fun. extra if it rains a day or two before we go .

    August 19, 2013

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