Best of Boston

2017 Best Neighborhood Diversion, Kendall Square

Charles River Canoe and Kayak

Just past the bustle of Kendall, a watery adventure awaits. Rent kayaks and canoes by the hour or day, or take a guided tour at sunset. Rolling with a crew? Take a spin on an XL paddleboard, which can fit up to eight.

15 Broad Canal Way, Cambridge, 617-965-5110,