Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Fairport
September 22, 2023
Mariners are advised that Fairport Crew Club will hold a regatta on Saturday, September 23rd from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The event will start at the Kreag Rd. Park and will proceed east to Perinton Park. Approximately 100 paddlers will participate. Law enforcement and safety boats will be present to monitor the event.
Boaters should reduce speed, stop all forward motion and proceed at a "No Wake" speed when approaching the event participants.
Details about the event can be found at Lift Bridge Regatta - Overview (regattacentral.com)
A chart covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/nyscce18.jpg
Features along the western Erie Canal are listed by mileage at
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In case of emergencies, please call the Canal Corporation’s Emergency Call Center at 833-538-1042.