Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Waterford
May 13, 2015
Mariners are advised that the Waterford Flight (Locks E2-E6 and Guard Gates 1 & 2) is closed until further notice due to an electrical malfunction. Crews have been dispatched to repair. A subsequent Notice to Mariners will be issued updating repair progress and announcing reopening.
Webcams showing docking at the Waterford Visitors center (at the bottom of the Flight) are displayed at http://184.108.40.206:7111 and http://220.127.116.11:7110.
Marinas and public docks are listed at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/boating/marinas.aspx and appear on the Canal Map at http://www.canals.ny.gov/maps/index.html?layer=marinas.
Chart 14786 E-40 covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e40.png.
Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=erieeastern.
For updates and information, please call 1-800-4CANAL4 or visit Canals.NY.gov.