At the end of Second St. in Perth Amboy there is a public boat launch. Kayaking is excellent from this location. (photo by Bill Shultz)
The Perth Amboy Department of Recreation hosts free kayaking in the afternoons in the summer. Show up and life preservers and boats are provided. A seasoned guide will point out the current and give you tips to help you have an enjoyable experience.
The Raritan Riverkeeper hosts kayaking trips. Check the NJ/NY Baykeeper website or Facebook pages for their ecotours/ kayaking trips (kayaks provided at a fee).