Horseshoe Island
Sunday, August 14, 2016
Launch Time 1:00 PM




Liverpool, NY




This trip is around Horseshoe Island on the Oneida River. The trip is approximately 8 miles in length, so be sure that you are comfortable with that distance. Please be sure that you are properly dressed for the paddle and have all appropriate equipment.  (See Directions Below).

Directions from Syracuse on Rt. 481: Take Rt. 481 north to Rt. 31 and turn right on Rt. 31. Just past Great Northern Mall, turn left on Morgan Road. You will see the Euclid Restaurant on the corner. (Continue Below)

Directions from Syracuse on Rt. 81: Take Rt. 81 north to Rt. 31 and turn left on Rt. 31. Go approximately 5.1 miles and then turn right on Morgan Road. You will see the Euclid Restaurant on the corner. (Continue Below)

After you turn onto Morgan Road, go approximately 1.2 miles and turn left on Maider Road. This turn is just before the bridge that crosses the river. About .5 miles after the turn, Maider Road makes a left turn. Do not take this turn. Instead, continue straight on Bonstead Road which follows along the river for a distance. Continue about 2 more miles to the Oneida River Boat Launch which is located under the Rt. 481 bridge. The GPS coordinates of the launch point are .




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