Help Chittenango Landing improve the Erie Canal’s accessibility this summer by participating in the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor’s Canalway Challenge and exploring the Erie Canal. You can register for the Canalway Challenge and track your miles at: https://eriecanalway.org/explore/challenge .
To help Chittenango Landing purchase an accessible boat launch for kayaks and canoes. Get your Challenge mileage sponsored by your friends, relatives, or acquaintances, who can sponsor per mile or a one-time payment. The rules are as follows:
Mileage counts between May 1 and August 31
All miles along the Canalway Trail count if done by foot, paddling or cycling.
Sponsorship and Mileage forms plus money must be turned in by 5pm on August 31
The adventurer with the most money raised wins a GoPro HERO7 White camera
The adventurer with the most miles wins a GoPro HERO7 White camera
Sponsorship and mileage forms as well as sponsor contributions can be turned in to Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum, 717 Lakeport Rd., Chittenango, NY 13037.
Checks can be made out to Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum
Remember the Canalway Challenge is a FREE program, open to the public. Why not help improve the canal while you're doing it though?
Some fun ways to get your miles in this season are:
Tuesdays on the Towpath https://www.tourthetowpath.com/tuesdays
Old Erie Canal Boat Float https://chittenangolanding.org/boatfloat
Cycle the Erie https://www.ptny.org/cycle-the-erie-canal/annual-bike-tour
Click to download: Mileage Tracking Sheet