Start your adventure here!

You'll find engineering marvels, historic vessels and canal sites, and lively Main Streets, along with great recreational opportunities and hundreds of festivals and events. More than 500 miles of navigable waterway and 200 distinctive communities stretching across the full expanse of upstate New York are here to explore.

Hit the Trail

Plan Your Visit

Enjoy Events and Festivals

Take the Road Less Traveled

Take a quick getaway to the Erie Canal. We’ve been welcoming world travelers since 1825.