Mariners are advised that, conditions permitting, all portions of the NYS Canal system are scheduled to open Friday, May 21, 2021 at 7am for the 2021 navigational season. Standard hours of operation until navigation season closing date, October 13th are 7am – 5pm. In addition locks and lift bridges will operate on demand from 7am – 10pm until September 15th. This includes Lock CS-1, Cayuga and Lock CS-2/3, Seneca Falls, Lock CS4, Waterloo…. For updates and information, please visit Canals.NY.gov.