In early June I may have to go to Pulaski, NY for business. Looking at a map, I see the Salmon River and Lake Ontario nearby. Any suggested places to paddle that would be of interest?
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Posted by: madmike on May-11-11 11:55 AM (EST)
If 750 cfs, or more, good class II-III whitewater from Rt2a to the Black Hole in Pulaski. Paddled it yesterday. Smiles.
Posted by: MintJulep on May-11-11 12:08 PM (EST)
There are several State Parks on the Lake Ontario shore in that area.
Pulaski area ....|
Posted by: trout on May-11-11 12:11 PM (EST)
Posted by: murn on May-11-11 12:45 PM (EST)
As mentioned up above.
** push to top** NTTF|
Posted by: trout on May-12-11 10:44 AM (EST)
Posted by: Andy_Szymczak on May-12-11 11:58 AM (EST)
Chimney Bluffs State Park|
Posted by: tvcrider on May-12-11 6:06 PM (EST)
Posted by: Ravenlocks on May-12-11 3:06 PM (EST)
If you want scenic head north(approx 45 min-1hr)to the St.Lawrence River/1000 Islands. Check it out. You won't be disappointed.
Posted by: TROUT on May-12-11 9:00 PM (EST)
hi andy,,,what hrs would you have available to do things? work all day and have evening hrs to kill?
I'd stay an extra day or|
Posted by: Andy_Szymczak on May-12-11 9:48 PM (EST)
go up a day early. June 6th and 7th would be business days.
Posted by: trout on May-13-11 8:02 PM (EST)
If your adding a extra day ...then i would suggest the Lakeview WMA ponds accessed from Montario PT. RD. launch over to Big Sandy , downstream on the big Sandy to the mouth and then back up. that trip alone would kill a few hrs easily. The 1000 islands trip ( to Alex bay) would be an all day trip, and the St Lawrence River is not all that kayak friendly(IMO) Heart Castle in A-Bay is a POI.
Salmon River Reservoir...|
Posted by: nymtber on May-18-11 12:48 AM (EST)
Salmon River Reservoir is a nice paddle. Located on County Route 17 in Redfield, NY, there is a small parking lot before the bridge leading into Redfield, rocky launch for small boats (canoes, kayaks, jon boats). Can cover 7-8 miles if you desire! When water is high enough, if you go under the bridge and over to the more weeded side, you can get into a local stream and travel a ways on that as well.
Posted by: murn on May-19-11 11:48 AM (EST)
Bring your surf ski awesome surfing on lake ontario. The area arounf montario point is fantastic!
Posted by: Andy_Szymczak on May-20-11 9:21 AM (EST)
May be a moot point though. I'll be definitly going, but on the way up from NJ, I have to drop stuff off for my son in the Catskills. Won't have room on the roof for a boat. Bringing him some furniture for his new digs.