For a calmer kayaking experience, head over to Tarrytown Lakes! This is a great quiet water environment to take yourself or your family for a fun afternoon of paddling at your own pace. The Tarrytown Lakes are home to a wide variety of wildlife including ducks, herons and turtles, to name a few. This serene environment is a great place to introduce kayaking to young children or beginner kayakers who are looking for a relaxing afternoon of paddling. No experience is necessary for recreational rentals!