Ideas for Logging Miles

There are many great adventures in store when you hit the trail or get out on the water. Try one of our recommended cycling or paddling half-day and full-day trips. Or participate in one (or more) of the events below. A few miles at a time will start to add up!

Run-Paddle-Cycle Events

Count your miles at these events toward your Canalway Challenge goal.

Yak On Social Paddles

June 19, July 10 & 24, August 7 & 21   >>   Erie Canal Boat Company, Fairport
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Adaptive Paddling Extravaganza! (Lockport)

June 28 - 29   >>   Erie Canal Boat Company, Lockport
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Journey Along the Erie

July 1 - 10   >>   Buffalo to Albany
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Canal Day

July 6   >>   Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, Fort Hunter
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21st Annual Cycle the Erie Canal

July 7 - 14   >>   Buffalo to Albany
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15 Miles on the Erie Canal

Thursdays, July 11 - August 8   >>   Montgomery County, multiple locations
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Towpath Day, The Legacy of the Erie Canal

August 10   >>   Camillus Erie Canal Park, Camillus
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Kayaking 4 Meso

September 7   >>   Waterford
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Mohawk Towpath Byway Duathlon

October 20   >>   Riverview Orchards, Rexford
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3rd Annual Erie Canal Run

October 26   >>   Sullivan Parks and Recreation Building, Chittenango
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Do you have an event on the NYS Canal System or Canalway Trail that would make a good Canalway Challenge event?

Find out more and apply to become an official event partner.