membership

To become a CSO member, Click Here. 

​180-YEAR OLD HOCKING CANAL LOCK
​Horns Mill a little north of Sugar Grove, Ohio

WORK DAY
​180-YEAR OLD HOCKING CANAL LOCK
DECEMBER 8TH, 2018 Click Here


2018 October falL TOUR photos  CLICK HERE

2018 SPRING TOUR SLIDE SHOW  CLICK HERE

CSO President Larry Turner and Trustee Ron Petrie

towpath

To purchase a copy of the book Towpaths, a collection of articles from the Canal Society of Ohio, Click Here.

The Canal SOciety of ohio is a volunteer organization, founded in 1961, dedicated to recreation, education, research and preservation related to Ohio's historic canals.

 

Our activities are open to all, and include:


Two daylong bus tours every year, in Spring and Fall, of canal-era sites across Ohio and nearby states;


Three half-day tours every year in Spring, Summer and Fall;


Publication of Towpaths, our quarterly journal of historic research;


State-wide support for historical markers, educational programs and artifact preservation, through grants and volunteer involvement.