Lock C-7

Lock C-7 marks the end of the mighty Hudson River and beginning of the calm artificial channel towards Whitehall. The lock is located 7 miles north of Lock C-6 and just south of the Fort Edward Yacht Basin (the free terminal wall). The lock lifts boat ten feet, from 119 feet to 129 feet above sea level.

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Latitude: 43.2565493 Longitude: -73.58428 Elevation: 106 ft
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Leane Matis

Services Offered

Ft. Edward Yacht Basin located nearby with free tie-ups, electric, showers.  Short walk into town for restaurants and supplies.  Picnicking, Fishing

Season And Hours Open

May 1 - May 25 - 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

May 26 - Sept. 7 - 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

Sept. 8 - Nov. 15 - 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Note:  Hours of operation may change from season to season.  For current hours of operation, contact the New York State Canal Corporation at 1-800-4CANAL4 or http://www.nyscanals.gov

Additional Notes

For current News, Notices, and Alerts, please visit the website at http://www.canals.ny.gov/news/notices/index.shtml


All motorized recreational vessels passing through any lock or lift bridge on the Canal System must purchase either a Seasonal Pass, a Ten-Day Pass or a Two-Day Pass. Information on fees and how to obtain a pass can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/exvac/boating/bctolls.html or by calling Canal Corporation Headquarters (between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm) at (518) 436-2799.



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