Black River From Dexter

Sunday, May 6, 2018 (Launch Time 1:00 PM)

The Black River is 120 miles long beginning in Forestport (Buffalo Head Restaurant) and ending in Lake Ontario. We will paddle the end today near the high cliffs.

Note: We typically stop half way through the paddle for a break.  Feel free to bring something to snack on.  Also, be sure to note the weather conditions by clicking the "Local Weather Forecast" button, and check the website for last minute changes or cancellations.

Directions: Take Rt. 81 north to exit 46/Coffeen Street. Take a left at the end of the ramp onto Rt. 12F. Stay on 12F to Route 180 - take a right to Dexter. After crossing the river, take a right on Water Street and then right on Canal Street to the boat launch on Fish Island (see Map). We should be on the water paddling by 1:00 PM.  

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