2022 Tour Schedule​

(Dates & Locations are tentative and subject to possible change)

March 19- Newton Falls mini-tour & trustees meeting

 May 13-15 CSO Spring Tour, "From Boston to Hidden   Valley", Boston, OH

 July 16- Buckeye Lake cruise & trustees meeting

 October- CSO Fall Tour, Dresden area

 November 5- Piqua mini-tour & trustees meeting



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.

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​​BUCKEYE LAKE BOOK & DVD AVAILABLE 

Our face-to-face cruise on Buckeye Lake was cancelled, but CSO members may purchase for $20 a book and DVD featuring sights and information on the beauties and history of the lake and dam. 



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 historical research;

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

Canal Society of Ohio Inc.

March 19, 2022 Newton Falls, OH CSO

Mini-Tour and Trustee meeting

Our planned mini-tour in Newton Falls will feature:  

The site of the new CSO-funded historical marker; 

A half-mile of unusually well-preserved P&O canal prism, otherwise inaccessible on private property;

A drive through the second oldest (1831) functioning covered bridge in Ohio; catered lunch.

Boston Mill Visitor Center

Newton Falls Covered Bridge

Buckeye Lake, OH

Newton Falls