The annual Erie Canalway Photo Contest captures the beauty, history, people, and character of the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
Judges select first, second, and third place winning images in the contest categories below, as well as 12 honorable mentions. Winning images are featured in our annual calendar.
2017 Calendars will be available free of charge starting December 1, 2016 at libraries and visitor centers throughout the Corridor. Find a site near you >
Next contest opens: May 2017
|On the Water||On-water activities and scenes, e.g., boating, paddling, fishing, tugs & barges, historic vessels, on-water events and festivals.|
|Along the Trail||Cyclists, walkers, strollers, and activities or scenes along the Erie Canalway Trail.|
|Canal Communities||Historic downtowns, distinctive architecture, farmers markets, events, and scenes taken in canal communities.|
|Classic Canal||When you see it, you know it—photos that could be taken only here; photos of engineering marvels, canal structures, nature, or other scenes that show the distinctive sense of place of the Erie Canalway.|