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717 Lakeport Road
Chittenango, NY, 13037
United States

3156873801

Old Erie Canal Boat Float & Bash

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Old Erie Canal Boat Float & Bash

Celebration of the Canal and its water: The Old Erie Canal Boat Float & Bash

Date of Event: Saturday June 15, 2019

Registration is open! Register today!

Or download the form and mail it in!

All proceeds from the Boat Float support Chittenango Landing educational and recreational programming and support for the Old Erie Canal State Historic Park.

After the success of last year's event, the Old Erie Canal Boat Float is back! Over 500 paddlers participated in the 2018 Boat Float! This year we will also be helping to kick off the new Canalway Challenge!

Paddle the scenic and calm waters of the historic Old Erie Canal! Let's fill the Old Erie Canal waterway with colorful kayaks, canoes, and paddleboards

Choose from 4 launch locations depending on your preferred distance. All paddlers end at the Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum at 2 pm for the Boat Float Bash with music and food trucks!

8 am: Cedar Bay Launch. Total one way distance to Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum is 9.5 miles

10 am: Manlius Center Launch. Total one way distance to Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum is 7.2 miles

Noon: Poolsbrook launch. Total one way distance to Chitteanango Landing Canal Boat Museum is 3.2 miles

Noon: Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum launch. This is an out and back launch location. Paddlers should put in at the Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum and travel west for their preferred distance. The Chittenango Creek Aqueduct is .4 miles west of the boat museum.

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Transportation is not provided back to your car, please coordinate with fellow paddlers or register for the shuttle.

Kayak rentals are available through:

Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum. Please reserve by June 14th. Call the museum (315) 687-3801 or email info@clcbm.org.

Oswego Expeditions. Must reserve by June 1st. Includes paddle, PFD, and boat delivery (drop off and pick up). Call (315) 561-0223 or email oswegoexpeditions@gmail.com.

Morse Kayak Rentals in Cazenovia has kayaks and stand-up paddleboards for rent. Reserve by phone at 315-655-2400. Must be reserved by the Friday before the event.

Earlier Event: April 27
Clean Sweep at Chittenango Landing
Later Event: September 28
SAVE THE DATE: Pig & Swig on the Canal