News

January 14, 2014

The Byway Experience

  …to be recognized and valued worldwide for our distinctive experiences, stories and treasured places. This is a lofty vision.  It comes from the vision statement […]
January 5, 2014

Winter on the Byway

It was good to see so many out today enjoying a beautiful morning on the Byway, at best the recreational resources around the heart of the […]
November 17, 2013

Fall Full Moons

A rising full moon on the Mohawk Towpath Byway provides a spectacular picture in our unique landscape. Native peoples referred to the November full moon as […]
September 3, 2013

Byway Buzzing This Fall

Fall is a great time to visit the Byway.  It’s the time of the year when we have the kids back in school, get back into […]
July 7, 2013

Celebrate Canal Splash!

A brochure describing the Mohawk Towpath Byway’s new audio tour will be available in area visitor centers and municipal offices within the next week.  Many of […]
June 19, 2013

Byway Audio Tour

A new audio tour provides convenient and accessible interpretation of the Byway stories including the historic waterway west and the Erie Canal. The audio tour will […]
May 17, 2013

New York by Rail

The statement “New York by Rail” conjures different reactions and perceptions in every resident in the State of New York.  Do you know how many places […]
May 5, 2013

Erie Canal Open

Celebrate the opening of the navigation season with Waterford’s Canal Festival this weekend, May 11, 2013.  Events are all day in and around the Waterford Harbor […]
April 26, 2013

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner

The Byway community thanks Giffys Bar-B-Q and Shenendehowa Rotary for the fantastic fund raiser for the Mohawk Towpath Byway on April 14.  We are especially grateful […]
April 18, 2013

Community Clean Up

Celebrate the anniversary of Earth Day and reconnect with nature as the earth comes alive with a new season of growth and productivity. Several communities all […]
March 30, 2013

Dinner on the Byway

Shenendehowa Rotary announces its 6th Annual Chicken & Biscuit Dinner on Sunday, April 14th at the Vischer Ferry Fire Station, 360 Riverview Road, Rexford, from 4pm […]
March 19, 2013

A Look Back at 2012

Over the last couple of months I have been collecting a summary of 2012 for an Annual Report on the Byway.  Statistically we did just fine […]