The Riverside Marina is located in Rome, New York on the Erie Canal between Locks 20 & 21. Find the marina on your NOAA chart near marker W "635" just East of the Rome Terminal and Mohawk River Spillway.
Enter and exit the marina using the opening on the Western side of the railroad bridge.
Minimum Depth is 4 feet
Typical Clearance under the railroad bridge is 18 feet at the center of the arch. The bridge is marked with a clearance gauge indicating clearance above the waterline.
Easy walk across the street to the Country Kitchen for breakfast or lunch. Several local food deliveries also available.
For navigating the New York State Barge Canal System, we recommend NOAA Recreational Chart 14786.
DIY Boat Repair Info
Sign up for TRANSalert email service from the New York State Canal Corporation You will be notified of any emergencies that may affect navigation. You will be notified of Lock closures and re-openings, hazards and other events that can impact your plans.
You can have the alerts sent as SMS text messages to your cell phone (160 characters). Select the Short Message option on the sign up page and then enter your email address as one of the following depending on your provider:
Sprint - firstname.lastname@example.org
Verizon - email@example.com
T-Mobile - firstname.lastname@example.org
AT&T - email@example.com
Replace the word "phonenumber" with your cell phone number (ie 3155551212)
Hail any Lock Operator on Marine Channel 13.
The Nature Island
6787 Martin Street
Rome, New York 13340