Feeder Canal Alliance
Located at 21 Thomson Avenue
P.O. Box 2414
Glens Falls, NY 12801
Help our ANNUAL APPEAL
About UsThe Feeder Canal Alliance is a not-for-profit organization created to preserve, promote and maintain the historic Feeder Canal, the last remaining original canal in New York State. Enjoy walking, running, bicycling, canoeing and kayaking the seven-mile Feeder Canal as it flows from the Feeder Dam in Queensbury through Glens Falls, Hudson Falls, and Kingsbury. The canal and towpath today provide recreational opportunities to members of our community as well as providing a glimpse into the past.
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We will be hosting an open house on Sunday, August 10th from 12 to 2 PM at the Silos on Maple Street in Hudson Falls. The Feeder Canal Alliance Board Members will be on hand to guide you through the … Continue reading
We had a wonderful Canoe/Kayak Race this year! Sunny weather and many happy and eager racers! Lets aim for 100 participants next year!
We had loads of volunteers for Clean Up Day! Thank you to each and every volunteer that brought their elbow grease, dedication, rakes, clippers and even cookies. We appreciated your effort and the very clean parks and trails that everyone … Continue reading
On behalf of the Board of Directors, staff and friends of Adirondack Theatre Festival and Feeder Canal Alliance, we’d like to express our sincerest “ Thank You” for your generosity in volunteering at the Glens Falls Brewfest this year! Brewfest … Continue reading
Maurice O’Connell, a wonderful FCA Trustee/Board Member, found a great article that speaks specifically about the benefits and future of “Linear Parks” (flip to page 17 for the details). Thanks Mo! “For those of you that are unfamiliar with the … Continue reading
Mike Nicholson of Hudson Falls was very gracious to share the photos below with us. They are photos of the original weed cutter used on the Feeder Canal. Later it was sold and used on Dream Lake in Queensbury. Not long after Mike took … Continue reading
Our Annual Appeal is going on right now! We’ve sent out thousands of letters to people near and far to help raise the awareness of the Feeder Canal and it’s integral role in the community. This is our 3rd year … Continue reading
The pumpkin painting at Taste of the North Country was a great hit. Thanks to the sunny, warm weather and lots of happy patrons we were able to see over 150 pumpkins painted. We’d like to thank Lena Farms for … Continue reading
Harrison Freer is our newest Board Member. Please join us in giving him a hearty welcome! You can read Harrison’s complete bio below. Harrison grew up in Wappingers Falls, NY and graduated from Our Lady of Lourdes High School. He … Continue reading