| Chitttenango Creek
Sunday, August 17, 2014
Launch Time 12:00 Noon
Cicero (WSYR-TV) Onondaga County has announced the
dates it will conduct ground spraying for
mosquitoes in the Cicero Swamp area. They
plan on spraying on Saturday and Sunday depending
on the weather. The spraying for
mosquitoes this weekend looks very close to where
we are paddling Sunday. Therefore, the trip
is being cancelled.
|We will be paddling on
Chittenango Creek from Bridgeport to Oneida Lake.
Because of swift water on part of the trip, we
will need to shuttle cars before we start the
paddle. The take-out is at the Fisher Bay
Restaurant on Oneida Lake which will also serve as
the location of our after paddle renewal of
energy. Also, be sure that you are
properly dressed for the paddle and have all
We will be launching from the Sheldon Memorial
Park in Bridgeport. Launch time is 12:00 noon.
Directions To The Launch Site: Take Route
81 North from Syracuse to the Route 31 exit. Drive
east on Route 31 to Bridgeport. Just before the
Route 31/Route 298 junction in Bridgeport you will
see a Fast Trac gas station on the left and a
Kinney Drug store on the right. Sheldon Park is
across the road from the Kinney Drug store behind
a car wash.
Please Note: Directions for each trip are
provided to help people unfamiliar with the area
to find the location of the trip. They are not
meant to necessarily be the most direct route from
your own location.
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