Events for the 2022 Ramble will be listed sometime after April. Stay up to date, by signing up for our newsletter.

D&H Canal History - A Conversation with Bill Merchant


50 Rondout Landing
Kingston, NY 12401

41.918877 -73.980931

County: Ulster
Region: Mid Hudson


  • September 4, 2022, 12:30PM


Event Type Hudson River Estuary Exploration/Environmental Education Description Tour Rondout Creek Aboard a 100% Solar Powered Boat Built by the Hudson River Maritime Museum! Join D&H Canal Historical Society Historian and Curator Bill Merchant for an engaging conversation about the history of the Delaware & Hudson Canal and the industrial port of Rondout. Bill will bring a different historical artifact from the D&H Canal Historical Society collections for discussion on each trip. Quiet and comfortable Solaris will take you up Rondout Creek to Lock No. 1 at Eddyville - the first lock and weigh lock on the D&H Canal. Bring your questions! Sponsoring Organization HRMM

Contact Information


Advance registration required. 845-338-0071
All tickets include boat ride and general admission to the Hudson River Maritime Museum. Adult (13-61): $32 Senior (62+): $30 Child (6-12): $28 Please note, for safety reasons, each child must be accompanied by an adult (e.g. 2 children, 2 adults, 3 children, 3 adults, etc.).

Additional Information

Activities: Please dress for the weather. It can often be up to 10 degrees cooler out on the water, so we recommend a light jacket or sweater on cooler days.
Additional Equipment Required: What to Bring Camera Sunscreen A copy of your confirmation email, which you will receive after you book Water and/or snack Your history questions! What Not to Bring: coolers luggage strollers very large bags

Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No
Share This Page: