Paddle the Mohawk Valley set for today

FORT HUNTER — The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor is hosting 225 paddlers in Montgomery County for Paddle the Mohawk Valley, Saturday, Aug. 7 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Registrants will paddle the scenic and historic Mohawk River through Erie Canal Locks 11 and 12 and past several islands on this 5.5-mile guided half-day trip.

Paddlers will start at Schoharie Crossing Boat Launch and paddle to Port Jackson/Amsterdam.

By Paul Wager