We Are OPEN on Weekends for Kayak/Canoe Rentals

We will be open from 10:00am – 6:00pm on Saturdays and Sundays through October 2nd. You need to arrive by 4:00pm to be able to go out on the water. Other days and times can be arranged by appointment. Call us at 585-328-3960.
The weekend of October 8-9th we will be closed for the Head of the Genesee regatta.
We will be open again the weekend of October 15-16th for fall leaf paddling!

Lock 32 Whitewater Park on Clover Street

GWC’S Whitewater Park is open Thursdays through Sundays  through October 16th. Check our calendar for schedule.

RowRochester! – Urban/Suburban Youth Rowing Through GWC

GWC is in the middle of organizing and exciting new program for City and Suburban youth from grades 6th through 12th. It will be launching soon.

Arshay Cooper will be speaking on Friday, October 7th

Arshay is the author of “Sugawater”, a memoir about his experience as a member of the first all-black high school rowing team in the US.
Arshay will also be signing copies of his book and instructing rowing technique on rowing machines on Sunday, October 9th, as part of the Head of the Genesee rowing regatta.

Rochester’s Winter Training Rowing Indoor Rowing Whitewater Kayaking Canoeing Flatwater Kayaking Outrigger Canoeing Sculling Fun and Fitness! Core Training Strength and Conditioning Headquarters

GWC is the City of Rochester’s partner for adult and youth programming in so many things related to our area’s beautiful water resources. Come experience an afternoon of kayaking, or a series of rowing classes, or have your child do a whitewater summer camp week at our whitewater park. There are opportunities for everyone in your family!

  • Rowing
  • Kayaking (both flat and white water)
  • Canoeing (both regular and outrigger)
  • Corporate and Team Building Events
  • Summer-long kayak and canoe rentals