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Erie Canal Boat Company

Open today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Inclusive fun for all abilities!

My husband and I received a gift card for Erie Canal Boat Company, and decided to take our adult... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Pat M
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Victor, New York
What a great time on the Erie Canal

This is a very nice activity to do on the Erie Canal. Lots of one and two person kayaks for rent... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
ralphc430
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Aug 9, 2018
“Inclusive fun for all abilities!”
Aug 8, 2017
“What a great time on the Erie Canal”
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Nestled in the heart of Fairport, the Erie Canal Boat Company offer customers a relaxing time on the canal waterway or its accompanying hiking and bike trails. Take some time unplug and enjoy yourself with friends and families, adaptive bike and...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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7 Liftbridge Ln W, Fairport, NY 14450-1501
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+1 585-748-2628
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

My husband and I received a gift card for Erie Canal Boat Company, and decided to take our adult son with autism along too! What a super gift! We had a great time, even though none of us had ever kayaked before. The owner helped...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2017

This is a very nice activity to do on the Erie Canal. Lots of one and two person kayaks for rent at reasonable prices. Helpful staff too. It's a lot of fun to kayak around Fairport Village on the canal. Lots to see.

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Reviewed July 12, 2017

Kayak? Single? Double? Any kind. Just about anytime you want to get out and paddle, enjoy the summer fun on the Erie Canal; they'll be there to assist you.

1  Thank julidezw
Reviewed March 1, 2017

We took our 4 yr old grand son in a tandem kayak for a canal jaunt - he loved it. They provide all necessary equipment even for handicapped and have volunteers on call to join them and offer help/instructions if needed.

1  Thank GrammaTripper
Pete_ECBC, Owner at Erie Canal Boat Company, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2017

Thank You for the Positive Review, so glad you enjoyed your time on the water.

Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Our family (w/ 2 teens) rented 4 single kayaks for 90 minutes and had a great time! We are very novice kayakers and it was very easy to navigate the canal. Peaceful water, very few boats. Easy to find, easy parking. Helpful staff. We even...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

We started out by kayaking in a dual kayak with the intent on going 8 miles down the canal and camping overnight. By the time we got to the campsite we had water in the kayak and found out later there was a small crack....More

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Reviewed June 12, 2016

Thanks to Pete, I had a blast kayaking a lovely 13-mile stretch of the Erie Canal, passing through two locks along the way. I was looking for a unique adventure that included kayak rental and shuttle pick-up at the end, and the itinerary that Pete...More

Thank Denise B
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