Experience a rite of autumn aboard Sam Patch! Enjoy a glass of local apple cider and a tasty doughnut while cruising down the Erie Canal, taking in the fall color and the crisp autumn air.
Sam Patch - Birding on the Erie Canal
Join us for a bird watching cruise with the Genesee Valley Audubon Society
- Birder Child Ages 3-12
- Birder Student Ages 13-21
- Birder Adult Ages 22+
- Birder Senior Ages 65+
See and hear the 100 species of birds that make their home along the Erie Canal near the historic Village of Pittsford, New York.
June Summers, president of the Genesee Valley Audubon Society, will join the crew of Sam Patch to lead this unique series of cruises for all types of birders – experienced, novice, and just curious. Participants are encouraged to bring their own binoculars, though younger and first-time birders will receive a special pair of starter binoculars.