Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor


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Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor

Address:c/o Peebles Island Resource Center
PO Box 219
Waterford, NY 12188

Phone:518-237-8643
Fax:518-235-4248
Web: www.nps.gov/erie/index.htm
Established: Authorized on December 21, 2000.
Location:In upstate New York.
Special Features:Few historic resources in the United States are equal to the Erie Canal in their impact on the creation of the American nation. The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor will work in partnership with the 230 communities in the heritage corridor to protect this treasured cultural and historic resource and promote the 524-mile New York State Canal System as a recreation destination for today's boaters and visitors.

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The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor also includes the Erie Canalway Trail for cyclists.
Collaboration between Brookfield Renewable Power, the City of Cohoes and the National Park Service's Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor allowed the creation of Cohoes Falls View Park.
The guest speaker will be Robert Radliff from the National Park Service, who is executive director of the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
Whether you explore 15 miles or 500, the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor connects history and nature with outdoor pursuits from boating to biking to birding.
Congress recognized the Erie Canal's significance to our nation by establishing the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
It was organized by the New York Parks and Conservation Association (NYPCA), and sponsored by the New York State Canal Corporation and the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.

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