Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
May I launch my kayak or canoe from the Boathouse docks?
Yes. During the on-water season - March to October - the site is generally open from 6am to 9am on weekday mornings and from 4pm - 8pm in the evening. Saturdays and Sundays the boathouse is generally open from 6am to noon.
May I store my boat at the Boathouse?
The Anacostia Watershed Society (AWS) administers the Boathouse outdoor canoe and kayak racks. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
How can I start rowing or paddling at the Boathouse?
Several ACBA Member Organizations offer introductory rowing and paddling programs. Visit the Capital Rowing Club website and DC Strokes Rowing Club website for sweep and sculling learn to row programs and see the National Capital Area Women's Paddling Association for outrigger and dragon boat paddling programs.