Temporary Lock Closure: Erie Canal Vischer Ferry

06/30/2024 03:16 PM

Notice to Mariners

Erie Canal – Vischer Ferry

June 30, 2024


Mariners are advised that Erie Canal Lock E-7 in Vischer Ferry will be closed to navigation at 8:00 am on Monday, July 1st for maintenance. It is anticipated that the lock will reopen at noon on the same day.

Boaters should plan their itineraries accordingly.

A chart showing the affected areas can be found at


The Canal Corporation urges all users and stakeholders to register to receive updates through the Notice to Mariners notification program by clicking here.

For general news, please visit www.canals.ny.gov or follow the Canal Corporation on FacebookInstagramTwitter, or LinkedIn.

In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.