Leave the Metrocard, take the paddle
An urban kayaker turns his Manhattan commute into a true adventure
Kelly Slivka • January 6, 2012
There are lots of ways people get to work each morning in New York City– riding the subway, walking, taking a cab, or… kayaking? Jason Brougham, an exhibit artist at the American Museum of Natural History on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, might be the only New Yorker to paddle himself to the office. His unique experiences traveling the Hudson are full of both grit and glory.
Interest piqued? Keep your eyes open for an upcoming story on Scienceline about New York City’s waterways.
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