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Chenango Canal Association, Inc.
an all-volunteer 501 (c) 3 nonprofit

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Publicly encouraging research for the preservation of the canal, surrounding waters and land,
while maintaining it as both an historic and public recreation site.

Volunteers are invited to assist with the following events.

April 21, 11:30 to 1:30 - Hamilton College student Intersociety Council will be doing trail maintenance
and working in the Madison Historical Society building helping organize historical artifacts.

April 22, noon to 4 PM - Canal “Clean Sweep” trail maintenance on the Towpath Trail - Volunteers Welcome! 
We expect a group of Colgate College students to work with us.  Come join the fun!


April 20 - Bring deposit recycles - cans & bottles to Community Bank in Hamilton to benefit the Chenango Canal Assn.
 A shredding truck will be there from 10 am to noon.

We are located in historic Bouckville, NY in the geographic center of the state on Route 20 in Madison County. Map to the Museum

 Join us to support our mission:   Membership ==>          On Line Donation ==>           Can-Do recycling project ==>

Our Museum and the five mile Towpath Trail with its 2+ mile extension into the Village of Hamilton are our main attractions in addition to special seasonal events.

The self-guided museum is open most days from 10 AM to 5 PM. Audio tour for smart phones is available along the trail

Park at the Museum in Bouckville or at the Courthouse on Montgomery Street in Hamilton and start the trail at the back of the adjacent field.
Google Map      Printable Guide & Map

CCA half-day field school for local 4th graders had 70 students with their teachers and some parents come to the Towpath Trail for workshops and demonstrations on history, nature and conservation.

HCS 4th Grade 2017