NOTE: At this time the JFK Marina is open for walking and exercise but the parking lot and boat launch are closed at this time
Launching at JFK Marina
Canoe, kayak, jet ski and motorized boat launching is available from dawn to dusk, seven days per week at JFK Marina in Yonkers.Permits are issued from March to October.
You may purchase annual launch permits at the Parks Dept. located at 285 Nepperhan Ave., Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Day passes are available for purchase at the Marina.
Download the Launch Permit
Launch Permits are now available for the 2020 season.
Permit Fee Schedule
|Watercraft||Pass||Resident Fee||Non Resident Fee
|Canoes & Kayaks||Annual||$50||$100|
|Canoes & Kayaks||Day||$10||$20|
Yonkers' John F. Kennedy Marina is located next to the Hudson River Museum on John F. Kennedy Memorial Drive off of Warburton Avenue.
Parking is available at JFK Marina, however, overnight parking is prohibited and is strictly enforced by the Yonkers Police Department.