Boat the Canals

Visit this section often to learn more about boating on the Erie Canal.  This section will include detailed information on how to get the most out of a vacation on the water.   Articles about the best destinations for boaters.  Articles about the marinas along the more than 524 miles of navigable waterways.  Articles about destinations along the water front, from wineries to museums.

Boating News & Articles

  • Onondaga Lake Cleanup About To Come To An End

    Onondaga Lake Cleanup About To Come To An End

      A massive cleanup project on Onondaga Lake is about to come to an conclusion. Honeywell’s final work of restoring the shoreline is slated to conclude this month. The company completed dredging 2.2 million cubic yards of lake bottom in 2014 and capping 475 acres of the bottom this year. Honeywell project manager John McAuliffe […]
  • Palmyra Harbor Host Program

    Palmyra Harbor Host Program

    A SUMMER SNAPSHOT: PALMYRA HARBOR HOST PROGRAM 2017 – Season Five             Despite a shortened season and less than excellent weather, a 14% increase in the boat count, 135 in 2016, 156 this year, was noted. Many of our visitors had docked here before, often several times. The presence of the Lois McClure during […]
  • Locktoberfest Seneca Falls

    Locktoberfest Seneca Falls

    Seneca Falls was the place to be on Saturday Oct. 7th. for their first annual Locktoberfest. A little rainy weather in the morning didn’t keep visitors away from the Canal Harbor for a day of food, crafts and music. Great BBQ was on the menu from 3 different vendors, Craft beers and local wines were […]
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