Capoolong Creek Wildlife Management Area

Trail Map

Description Suggest an Edit

This is a pleasant, flat trail that parallels the Capoolong Creek.

Parking and Trail Access

Take I-78 to exit 15 (Clinton/Pittstown, 173 East). Take a left onto Route 513 South at the light at the end of the exit ramp. Go about five miles to Pittstown. The trail starts on the left after the stream.


Be A Little Careful

   September, 2015 by coachlobb

The trail winds along a gorgeous secluded creek. Unlike most rail-trails, the Capoolong more resembles a footpath, with rocks, tree roots, and periodic overgrowth to add to the fun -- and sometimes the frustration. The trail also lacks signage: you have more

For bikers

   July, 2015 by kemmek

Its mostly a single track trail, narrow, some wet spots, some rock, some roots, some gravel. Today I met no other bikers. It is flat (old railroad trail). Beautiful nature. read more

Peaceful and less traveled

   May, 2013 by halonge1

Nice change of pace from our usual trips on Columbia trail (which we love!) Single file for most of trail with plenty of rocks and roots so need to pay attention. But beautiful scenery along the creek with wildflowers, woods, fields, farm homes.... Started more