Hop aboard Sam Patch for a scenic and relaxing cruise from the historic village of Pittsford, New York east toward the hamlet of Bushnell’s Basin, in the earliest days of the Canal the terminus for all boat traffic going east and west.
Sam Patch – Erie Canal Modern Marvels: Lock Cruise
Discover the modern marvels of the Erie Canal with this unforgettable tour!
Additional Info: All children 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult
- Infants Ages 2 & under
- Children Ages 3-12
- Students Ages 13-21
- Adults Ages 22+
- Seniors Ages 65+
Experience the fascinating history of the Erie Canal with the Sam Patch Erie Canal Tour, as you cruise through lock systems and past iconic landmarks in New York State.
Travel the routes of America’s early settlers and enjoy an authentic canal cruising experience!
While aboard you will learn about the historical significance of the Erie Canal and how Lock 32 works with a live narrative. Relax and experience the natural beauty.
The Erie Canal reflects an extraordinary feat of engineering that was advanced for its time, requiring innovative problem-solving and knowledge of geology and the land. This tour highlights the technology and people who made the canal possible, and the innovations still with us today.