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Welcome 8 Mid-Lakes Navigation

Mid-Lakes Navigation Company is located in beautiful Skaneateles, New York, where we were founded in 1968. Our season is from early May until early October.

We offer cruises on Skaneateles Lake and on the Erie Canal in nearby Syracuse, as well as Lockmaster Canalboat Rental.

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Daily Cruises

SKANEATELES LAKE

Cruise on beautiful Skaneateles Lake, located about 40 minutes from downtown Syracuse.
Cruises depart on the north end of Skaneateles Lake.

THE ERIE CANAL

Discover the legendary Erie Canal on the Emita II!
Cruises depart minutes from downtown Syracuse at
Dutchman's Landing.

"My husband and I decided to spend Labor Day in Skaneateles and take a boat ride. It was an absolutely breathtaking ride. A perfect way to spend the day!"

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LOCKMASTER
CANALBOATS

Self-Skippered Rentals

You're the captain aboard our comfortable,
easy-to-operate Lockmaster canalboats.

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“We thoroughly enjoyed cruising down the Erie Canal and stopping along the way in the various towns. The Mid-Lakes Navigation staff does an excellent job from the very first point of contact up to the last day when returning the boat at the dock.”

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