Floating the Apple is a non-profit group of people living in New York and New Jersey
and wanting onto the waters in between...
Restoring universal access onto the public waterways is our goal. Reintroducing the
public, especially young people, to the joys of rowing and sailing on the urban waters, is
our immediate objective.
Bringing people back onto the rivers and bays of NYC and putting them in daily touch with
the wonder, commerce and heritage of the city's natural harbor, its greatest outdoor
space, is our ultimate aim.
Connecting city neighborhoods by water with each other and with towns up the rivers, is
envisioned through an informal network of boathouse communities extending hospitality to