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Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises

Lockport, NY, USA
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About Lockport Locks & Erie Canal Cruises
Just 30 minutes from Niagara Falls USA, Niagara Falls Canada and Buffalo NY "LOW BRIDGE, EVERYBODY DOWN!" Come aboard for a relaxing & informative ride on the 19th-century engineering marvel which opened the American Frontier. Featured on the History Channel's "Modern Marvels," AAA GEM Attraction, CAA Approved. Experience "Locking Through" - being raised and lowered 49 feet in Locks 34 & 35. See the remaining half of the famous "Flight of Five" locks from the 1800's. Be amazed at the 20-foot high stone walls of the 1800's "Rock Cut" and stone towpath blasted out of solid stone with powder left over from the War of 1812. Travel under the widest bridge in the U.S. Pass under 2 lift bridges that raise straight up while everyone sings "Low Bridge, Everybody Down...."
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Wendelin L wrote a review Yesterday
Buffalo, New York1 contribution
Are guide was great so much knowledge of the canal and the city of Lockport. Was a great experince. The experience was breathtaking going thru the locks.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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meb0585 wrote a review Jul 6
Athens, Georgia45 contributions1 helpful vote
My family decided to take this boat ride to get a true feel for the locks and learn the history. We were very pleased. The captain was friendly and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend this for anyone who visits Lockport.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Bob P wrote a review Jul 3
North Tonawanda, New York75 contributions29 helpful votes
Outstanding trip down the Erie Canal. It was truly a fantastic experience to explore Locks 34 and 35 in Lockport NY and to get a birds eye view of the Flight of Five historic locks. What was most impressive was the knowledge of the canal system and history by the boat driver -
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Abigail0605 wrote a review Jun 2020
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Wonderful canal cruise! My boyfriend and I recently went to Niagara Falls and since some things were still closed due to the pandemic, we were looking outside the area for things to do. He stumbled upon this canal cruise and we jumped at the chance to go! It was so educational
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Date of experience: June 2020
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Laurie S wrote a review Jun 2020
Estero, Florida35 contributions11 helpful votes
My husband and I are locals, who live in Lockport. We have been on the Lockport Canal Cruise several times. We decided to take our grandchildren ( ages 3,3, and 4) on the trip. They are familiar with the Erie Canal from visits to our home. They know the words to the song because
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Date of experience: June 2020
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