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New York Resources

Champlain-Adirondack Biosphere Reserve, UNESCO.
http://www.unesco.org/mabdb/br/brdir/di ... 5&mode=all

National Parks.
Appalachian National Scenic Trail.
http://www.nps.gov/appa/index.htm
Chesapeake Bay Gateways Network.
http://www.nps.gov/cbpo/index.htm
Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
http://www.nps.gov/erie/index.htm
Fire Island National Seashore.
http://www.nps.gov/fiis/index.htm
Gateway National Recreation Area.
http://www.nps.gov/gate/index.htm
Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River.
http://www.nps.gov/upde/index.htm

State Parks.
http://nysparks.state.ny.us/parks/

Environmental NGOs.
Nature Conservancy, New York.
http://www.nature.org/wherewework/north ... s/newyork/
Sierra Club, New York.
http://newyork.sierraclub.org/

General information.
Adirondack Almanack.
http://www.adirondackalmanack.com/
Old Erie Canal.
http://www.eriecanal.org/
Tour: http://www.eriecanal.org/tour.html
Maps (old and modern): http://www.eriecanal.org/maps.html
plus much more (history, images, locks, traces, books and videos, music, links, etc).
Schneider, Paul. The Adirondacks: A History of America’s First Wilderness. Henry Holt (1998).

Handbook of the North American Indians.
William C Sturtevant, General Editor.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
http://anthropology.si.edu/handbook.htm
Volume 3: Environment, Origins, and Population.
Douglas H Ubelaker, Editor.
The natural environment of the continent to which Indian cultures adapted in prehistoric and historic times, natural resources utilized by these cultures, current knowledge of the earliest Indian occupation (before 9,000 BC), and human biology of Indian and Eskimo (Inuit) populations, prehistoric, historic and modern. 2006.
Volume 4: History of Indian-White Relations.
Wilcomb E Washburn, Editor.
History of Indian-White relations in the US and Canada following 1492. 1988.
Volume 15: Northeast.
Bruce G Trigger, Editor.
Indians from Virginia to St. Lawrence River, Great Lakes, Ohio Valley, Illinois. 1978.
Volume 17: Languages.
Ives Goddard, Editor.
Native languages of North America spoken by American Indians, Eskimos, and Aleuts. 1996.

Paddling associations/clubs and sites.
Adirondack Mountain Club, Genesee Valley Chapter. Rochester.
http://www.gvc-adk.org/
Ahwaga Canoe Club.
http://www.ahwagacanoeandkayak.org/
American Whitewater - New York.
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... _state_NY_
Appalachian Mountain Club. Delaware Valley chapter.
http://www.paddlenow.com/
Appalachian Mountain Club. New York - North Jersey Chapter.
http://www.amc-ny.org/
Central New York Kayakers.
http://www.cnykayakclub.com
Cold Spring Kayak Club.
http://www.cskc.org
Finger Lakes Ontario Watershed Paddler's Club (FLOW). Rochester.
http://www.flowpaddlers.org
Hudson River Watertrail Association.
http://www.hrwa.org/
Kayak and Canoe Club of New York.
http://www.kccny.com/
Long Island Kayak Club.
http://www.LongIslandKayakClub.com
Long Island Paddlers. West Sayville.
http://www.lipaddlers.org
Metropolitan Association of Sea Kayakers. New York City.
http://www.seacanoe.org/
National Canoe Safety Patrol. Upper Delaware.
http://www.nationalcanoesafetypatrol.com/
New England Canoe and Kayak Racing Association (NECKRA).
http://www.neckra.org/
North Atlantic Canoe and Kayak. Long Island.
http://www.getthenack.org
Northeast Paddlers Message Board.
http://www.npmb.com/cms2/e107_plugins/forum/forum.php
Saint Lawrence Valley Paddlers.
http://www.slvpaddlers.org/
Sebago Canoe Club. Brooklyn.
http://www.sebagocanoeclub.org
Shelter Island Paddler Club.
http://www.sipaddlerclub.com
Touring Kayak Club of New York City Island. Bronx.
http://www.touringkayakclub.org
Upstate New York Seadogs.
http://www.nyseadogs.org/
Yonkers Paddling and Rowing Club.
http://www.yprc.org
National Canoe Safety Patrol. Upper Delaware.
http://www.nationalcanoesafetypatrol.com/

Colleges and Universities with Outdoor Education programmes.
Saint Lawrence University (upstate NY). Guide Training Programme.
http://www.stlawu.edu/outdoor/node/56

Paddling and related information, mostly offline. Adirondack region.
Adirondack Canoe Map. Published by Plinth, Quoin and Cornice Assoc., Keene Valley.
Adirondack Map Series. Published By Plinth, Quoin and Cornice Assoc., Keene Valley.
ADK Forum.
http://www.adkforum.com/
ADK Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks.
http://www.adkforum.com/forumdisplay.php?f=62
Cilley, David. Adirondack Paddler’s Guide: Finding Your Way by Canoe and Kayak in the Adirondack Park. Paddlesports Press (2008).
Cilley, David. Adirondack Paddler’s Map for Canoe and Kayak Travel. St. Regis Canoe Outfitters, Saranac Lake.
Jamieson, Paul and Donald Morris. Adirondack Canoe Waters – North Flow. Adirondack Mountain Club, Lake George (1993).
Proskine, Alec. Adirondack Canoe Waters – South and West Flow. Adirondack Mountain Club, Lake George (1993).
McMartin, Barbara. Fun on Flatwater – An Introduction to Adirondack Canoeing. North Country Books Utica (1995)

Paddling and related information, mostly offline. General and outside the Adirondacks.
New York State Atlas and Gazetteer. DeLorme Mapping Company, Freeport ME.
Lake Champlain Paddlers’ Trail. Guidebook published by the Lake Champlain Committee.
http://www.lakechamplaincommittee.org/e ... ers-trail/
Aber, Shari. A Kayaker's Guide to the Hudson River Valley: The Quieter Waters--Rivers, Creeks, Lakes and Ponds. Black Dome Press (2007).
Armstrong, Kathie; and Chet Harvey. The Adirondack Mountain Club Canoe and Kayak Guide: East-Central New York State--Includes Selected Waterways of Western New England. Adirondack Mountain Club (2005).
Bird, Alden. Let It Rain: The Whitewater Rivers of New England, New York, Quebec and Ontario. Malbaie Press, Bethesda. (2008).
Connely, John, Ed Grove, John Porterfield and Charlie Walbridge. Appalachian Whitewater: The Northern States. Menasha Ridge Press (2001).
Dunn, Russell. A Kayaker's Guide to New York's Capital Region: Albany- Schenectady - Troy. The Hudson & Mohawk Rivers: From Catskill & Hudson to Mechanicville, Cohoes to Amsterdam. Black Dome Press (2010).
Ehling, William P. Canoeing Central New York. Backcountry Publications (1982).
Freeman, Mark. The Adirondack Mountain Club Canoe Guide to Western and Central New York State. Adirondack Mountain Club (1993).
Freeman, Rich and Sue. Take a Paddle: Finger Lakes; New York Quiet Water for Canoes and Kayaks. Footprint Press (2004).
Freeman, Rich and Sue. Take a Paddle: Western New York Quiet Water for Canoes and Kayaks. Footprint Press (2004).
Lessels, Bruce. Classic Northeastern Whitewater Guide. Appalachian Mountain Club (1998).
Stiegelmaier, Kevin. Canoeing and Kayaking New York. Menasha Ridge Press (2009).
Stiegelmaier, Kevin. Paddling Long Island and New York City: The Best Sea Kayaking from Montauk to Manhasset Bay to Manhattan. Menasha Ridge Press (2012).
Venn, Tamsin. Sea Kayaking along the New England Coast. Appalachian Mountain Club. Globe Pequot Press, Guilford (2004).
Wilson, Alex; and John Hayes. Quiet Water New York: Canoe and Kayak Guide. Appalachian Mountain Club Books (2007).

New York waters.
Drainage basins (watersheds).
http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/26561.html
http://www.dec.ny.gov/lands/60135.html
Rivers.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_New_York_rivers
Wild and Scenic Rivers.
http://www.rivers.gov/rivers/new-york.php
Delaware River (Upper).
http://www.rivers.gov/rivers/rivers/delaware-upper.php
Lakes.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_lakes_in_New_York
Water Trails.
http://www.watertrailslocator.com/new_y ... trails.htm

Links for paddlers.
National Weather Service, Northeast River Forecast Center.
http://www.erh.noaa.gov/nerfc
NOAA National Data Buoy Center.
http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/maps/Northeast.shtml
Nautical Charts; Coast Pilot 2.
Coverage: The Atlantic coast from Cape Cod to Sandy Hook, embracing part of the Massachusetts coast and all of the coasts of Rhode Island, Connecticut, and New York.
http://www.nauticalcharts.noaa.gov/nsd/ ... php?book=2
Tide Height and Current Speed Predictor.
http://tbone.biol.sc.edu/tide/sites_useastupper.html
Launch site directory, Inland and Coastal, NJ and NY.
http://www.jsska.org/launch-directory
USGS Streamflow Data.
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/ny/nwis/current/?type=flow
New York Tourism.
http://iloveny.com/home.aspx
New York road map.
ALLAN: Find and post.
Paddling outfitters.
http://www.thetent.com/thetent/aogcr/ny/index.htm

Paddling and related information, online.
cartespleinair.
Ed note: Charles Leduc's site.
http://www.cartespleinair.org/
My Trip Journal.
Ed note: Search function is available but entries are apparently unsorted by activity or location.
http://www.mytripjournal.com/
National Recreation Trails Database.
http://www.americantrails.org/NRTDatabase/
Off on Adventure.
Several dozen reports on trips in New York (most in the Adirondacks) and Vermont.
http://www.offonadventure.com/p/trips-map.html
Links specific to New York.
American Whitewater.
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... /state/NY/
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... /state/NY/
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... /state/NY/
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... region/NY/
http://www.americanwhitewater.org/conte ... /state/NY/
River facts. Whitewater.
http://www.riverfacts.com/states/ny.html
Every Trail.
http://www.everytrail.com/browse.php?co ... vity_id=11
paddling.net.
http://www.paddling.net/places/NY/
Quiet Kayaking in New York State.
http://quietkayaking.blogspot.ca/
trailpeak.com
http://www.trailpeak.com/
Trails.com. Flatwater, whitewater, sea kayaking.
http://www.trails.com/stateactivity.aspx?area=10696
http://www.trails.com/stateactivity.aspx?area=10759
http://www.trails.com/stateactivity.aspx?area=10653
REI. Flatwater, whitewater, sea kayaking.
http://www.rei.com/guidepost/list/new-y ... oeing/ny/6
http://www.rei.com/guidepost/list/new-y ... ling/ny/14
http://www.rei.com/guidepost/list/new-y ... king/ny/10

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Route information (trip reports, links to trip reports, etc).
Statement of CCR policy regarding Route information.
If we can’t post the information ourselves, then we’ll try to provide the paddling community with easy access to it.
We welcome your contributions to our library of trip reports and other Route information (for example links to other sites with such information, in general just about any similar contribution to the paddling community); please post in this thread or send email to routes(AT)myccr.com .
Statement of CCR policy regarding copyright.
Copyright to the original source remains with the provider.
Copyright to CCR's presentation of the information belongs to CCR Inc.

Thanks to ADK Forum, Charles Leduc, Every Trail, paddling.net, Harlan Schwartz (Solo Tripping) and Reinhard Zollitsch.
Thanks also to littleredcanoe for advice.


New York Route Information
Northeast/Adirondack region
Part 1.
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 33&t=39955
Part 2.
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 33&t=41137
Southeast region
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 33&t=39957
Southwest region
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 33&t=39958
Northwest region
http://www.myccr.com/phpbbforum/viewtop ... 33&t=39959

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Links to trip reports, etc:
CCR’s policy is that, if we can’t post the information ourselves, then we’ll try to provide the paddling community with easy access to it
New York City Attractions
Broadway Theater

Paddlers' sites.
Ed note. Major expansion required.
Charles Leduc. (cartespleinair)
http://www.cartespleinair.org/

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This is a fantastic reference list! Had spent hours searching on google for info on canoe trips and didn't even have half of what is here. Thanks, S

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Thanks. I just added 193 NY entries; that required setting up 4 regions. And added much fewer entries for ME, NH and VT.
Don't know though about those other attractions.

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