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New York State Canal Corporation

Notice to Mariners

Champlain Canal – Smith’s Basin

August 23, 2021

Mariners are advised that Champlain Canal Lock C-9 (Smith’s Basin) is closed to navigation traffic due to an electrical issue until further notice. Crews are on the scene for repairs. Boaters should plan their itineraries accordingly

Updates will follow.

A chart covering the affected area can be found at   

Features along the eastern portion of the Champlain Canal are listed by mileage a

The Canal Corporation urges all users to register to receive updates through the "Notice to Mariners" notification program at    

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