Lakes to Locks Passage
State: New York
Length: 234.0 mi / 376.6 km
Time to Allow: Two to five days to enjoy the byway in New York; add a few days to explore Quebec.
Midway between Manhattan and Montreal, the Lakes to Locks Passage lets you experience the interconnected waterway that shaped the destiny of North America. By bike, foot, boat, train, or car, you will discover charming small cities, rural landscapes and Adirondack hamlets with diverse historic, natural, cultural, and recreational sites.
Pump up your tires, strap on a helmet, and pedal away to the Lakes to Locks Passage. This New York byway presents dozens of adventurous road biking opportunities along the way from Rouses Point on the U.S.-Canada border down the eastern edge of New York to Waterford.
Visitors enjoying scenic views of the Adirondacks may be surprised to find how much company they have along the Lakes to Locks Passage -- both in the air and along the footpaths. This All-American Road boasts residents with both feathers and fur. Wildlife viewing draws thousands of outdoor enthusiasts to northeastern New York each year.
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8-Day Trip: New York Naturally
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3-Day Trip: Military History Along Lakes to Locks Passage
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