Below are links to download all Cayuga-Seneca Canal cruising/navigation files:
A complete listing of all locks on the Cayuga-Seneca Canal with their locations, lifts, lock phone numbers, distances, and transit times. Available in SM's, NM's, and KM's/meters.
A complete list of lock chamber waypoints with their locations and latitude & longitude of the center of the lock chamber.
A complete listing of all bridges, guard gates, overhead pipelines, and other structures crossing the Cayuga-Seneca Canal. Bridge names, identification, and vertical clearances at both normal and maximum pool levels are shown. Available in SM's, NM's, and KM's/meters.
A listing of authorized speeds for the various sections of the Cayuga-Seneca Canal. Canal speeds can be found in MPH, Knots, and KPH.
A distance table showing locks, canal junctions, and ports along the Cayuga-Seneca Canal. Tables are available in SM's, NM's, and KM's.
A table showing estimated transit times between different points on the Cayuga-Seneca Canal. Table show speeds in MPH, Knots, and KPH.
NOAA WX Radio out of Ithaca, NY (WXN59 broadcasting on 162.500 MHz - channel WX-6) covers both Lake Cayuga and Lake Seneca for current and forecasted weather and emergency alerts.
The Cayuga-Seneca Canal NavPak contains all of the tables above including locks, bridges, distances, speeds, transit times, waypoints, and weather in one convenient single file.
The latest navigational information can be found at Canal System Notice to Mariners. Anyone planning to transit the canal system should check these notices for last minute information on closures, restrictions, or hazards to navigation.