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Black River Feeder Canal Trail

10 miles
This trail follows the Black River Canal Towpath that links Boonville to Foresport. Running from Erwin Park at Boonville to Alder Pond at Forestport, it is a quiet walk or bike trip through woods and fields along the old towpath. The 77-mile ...
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Catskill Scenic Trail

26 miles
The Catskill Scenic Trail lives up to its name as it winds through a broad farming valley and small towns in New York's Catskill Mountains. The West Branch of the Delaware River is often in sight, with opportunities for fishing and wading in ...
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Champlain Canalway Trail: Saratoga

1.5 miles
The Saratoga segment of the 71-mile Champlain Canalway Trail includes three disconnected segments near the Hudson River, from Stillwater Township to the town of Saratoga. The longest section is under 1 mile and goes through Saratoga National ...
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Champlain Canalway Trail: Schuylerville

2 miles
The Schuylerville segment of the 71-mile Champlain Canalway Trail rail runs between Schuyler House, past Lock 5 of the canal and does a loop around the island (Hudson Crossing Park). As of 2011, only about 17 miles of the Champlain Canalway ...
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Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor

365 miles
The Erie Canalway Trail runs 365 miles, from Buffalo in the west to Albany in the east, linking other cities of Rochester, Syracuse, Rome, Utica, and Schenectady. As of 2013, about 77% of the trail is complete with a few remaining gaps (information ...
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Erie Canalway Trail: Little Falls to Albany (Mohawk-Hudson Bikeway)

39 miles
The diverse Mohawk-Hudson Bike-Hike Trail is a rail-trail traveling through five municipalities, connecting ten parks, paralleling two rivers and offering dozens of scenic views. It is a mostly continuous asphalt trail with some on-road sections. ...
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Erie Canalway Trail: Port Byron to Utica (Old Erie Canal State Park)

20 miles
The Erie Canalway Trail runs 365 miles, from Buffalo in the west to Albany in the east, linking other cities of Rochester, Syracuse, Rome, Utica, and Schenectady. As of 2013, about 77% of the trail is complete with a few remaining gaps (information ...
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Fonda, Johnstown & Gloversville Rail Trail (FJ & G Rail Trail)

10.5 miles
The Fonda, Johnstown & Gloversville Rail-Trail (FJ&G) has one main section and one shorter section. The main segment runs for nearly 8 miles between Union Avenue in Johnstown and the intersection of Green Road and County Road 154 (Dennie's Crossing). ...
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Gorge Trail

2.2 miles
The Gorge Trail is makes for a scenic walk or mountain bike ride near the town of Cazenovia. The trail runs between the old railroad buildings on William Street and Bingley Road to the north. From here, you can continue on the Link Trail, which ...
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Oneida Rail Trail

1 miles
The first mile of the nearly 12-mile planned Oneida Rail Trail opened in September 2014 between Hubbard Place and Lenox Avenue on the west side of Oneida. The trail runs through woodlands on an old corridor once used by the New York Central’s ...
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Oswego County Trail

28 miles
The Oswego County Trail follows an abandoned right-of-way of the old New York Ontario & Western Railroad between Cleveland and Fulton. The trail passes among scenic countryside on a sometimes rough surface. Many of the railroad bridges have ...
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Philip A. Rayhill Memorial Recreational Trail (NH&W Rail Trail)

4 miles
The Philip A. Rayhill Memorial Recreational Trail is part of the New Hartford & Whitestown Rail Trail system (NH & W). The 4-mile asphalt trail links the two towns and roughly parallels Route 840 (Judd Road).
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Verona Beach State Park Rail Trail

1.5 miles
Verona Beach State Park is located on the eastern shore of Oneida Lake. Shaded picnic areas and the campground are adjacent to the beach with an excellent view of the water. The lake, Black Creek, cattail marshes, and bottomland hardwood swamps ...
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