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