• Most Popular Single-Day Tour!

BLACK RIVER CANAL TOUR

Fast Facts

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Provided gear: helmet and gas
  • Please show up 30 minutes before start time for a safety review.

About the Four-Hour Black River Canal Tour

This extended tour takes you out to the town of Boonville. Along the way, experience varying terrain on twisting trails in the dense woods, seasonal roads, open fields, and along the Black River Canal. Head down to the town of Forestport and enjoy a stop at one of the many local favorite trailside restaurants. Warm up and have a snack or break for lunch. The tour is approximately 40-60 miles, depending on the group.

Meet the Main Guides

Jeff, Guide

Jeff is licensed by NYS DEC as an Outdoor Guide and has over 30 years of riding experience. He holds certifications in Snowmobile Safety, First Aid/CPR, Water Safety, Wildland Search Skills, and Land Navigation. Jeff is eager to show you all the “best-kept secrets” only accessible by snowmobile. His favorite part about being a tour guide is seeing his guests enjoy themselves for the first time on a snowmobile!

Jared, Assistant Guide

Jared is a winter enthusiast. When not snowmobiling, he enjoys skiing and makes the terrain park home. He holds a certification in Snowmobile Safety and has been riding since the age of 5. During the off-season, he travels all over the east coast racing BMX in the expert class.

Gear Information

Please bring gear for the snow, including:

  • Hats/headgear (balaclava)
  • Gloves — must cover wrists
  • Wool socks (preferred)
  • Winter boots
  • Snowpants
  • Heavy winter jacket
  • Optional: sunscreen (snow is reflective)

Safety is our priority. We don’t take anyone out who is not prepared to be out in winter conditions. We can provide gear if need be, or rent you a whole gear package for $25.