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Old 08-15-2020, 01:08 PM   #1
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Middle Saranac to Lower Saranac

Can you go from one to the other without getting out of you kayak on the Saranac River...thanks
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Old 08-15-2020, 04:09 PM   #2
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As long as the lock tender is on duty.
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Old 08-15-2020, 09:54 PM   #3
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Downstream maybe

Its been years but I do recall paddling down the short section of stream that parallels the locks. You can scout it first.. I took the locks up.. I was in a 14' kayak and lightly loaded.
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Old 08-16-2020, 08:20 AM   #4
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There are instructions for how to operate the lock yourself if the lock tender is not on duty. It's pretty easy and "almost" foolproof, although someone did purposely mess things up not long ago.
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