Ideas for Logging Miles

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

2020 Run-Paddle-Cycle Events

Schenectady County Pedal-Paddle-Run

May 9   >>   Aqueduct Park, Niskayuna
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Erie Canal Half Marathon

May 19   >>   Adirondack Bank Center, Utica
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Paddle the Mohawk Valley

June 6   >>   Schoharie Crossing State Historic Site, Boat Launch
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Cruise the Canal with Black Girls Do Bike

Saturdays, June 6 - 27   >>   Rochester
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A Taste of Kayaking

June 6   >>   Lock 32, Pittsford
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Old Erie Canal Boat Float & Bash

June 15   >>   Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum, Chittenango
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Inclusive Kayaking and Cycling Extravaganza!

June 13, July 11   >>   Erie Canal Boat Company, Lockport
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Journey Along the Erie - Buffalo

June 27   >>   Canalside, Buffalo
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Journey Along the Erie - Medina

June 28   >>   Prospect Ave Lift Bridge, Medina
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Journey Along the Erie - Fairport

June 29   >>   Canalfront Promenade, Fairport
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Journey Along the Erie - DeWitt

July 2   >>   Erie Canal Park Trailhead, DeWitt
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Journey Along the Erie - Little Falls

July 5   >>   Canal Harbor/Rotary Park, Little Falls
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Journey Along the Erie - Amsterdam

July 6   >>   Libery ARC, 43 Liberty Drive, Amsterdam
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Cycle the Erie Canal

July 12 - 19   >>   Buffalo to Albany
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15 Miles on the Erie Canal

Wednesdays, July 11 - August 8   >>   Montgomery County, multiple locations
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Oswego Paddlefest

July 18   >>   Fulton to Oswego
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2nd Annual Pancakes and Paddles - *An official 1st Mile Challenge event*

July 18, 25   >>   Phoenix, Oswego
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Towpath Day, The Legacy of the Erie Canal

August 8   >>   Camillus Erie Canal Park, Camillus
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Ride the Women's Revolution

August 21 - 23   >>   Johnstown to Seneca Falls
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Mohawk Towpath Byway Duathlon

August 23   >>   Riverview Orchards, Rexford
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Color Wayne- *An official 1st Mile Challenge event*

September 12   >>   T. Spencer Knight Park, Newark
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10th Annual Kayaking 4 Meso

September 12   >>   Waterford to Halfmoon
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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?

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