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.


Quiet and underdeveloped

   May, 2016 by pwiseman1129

Was pleased to discover the Capoolong trail was about a five-minute drive from my hotel off Exit 15 of I-78. No one else was on the trail on a wet Sunday morning (except for a deer that went crashing through the brush and looked somewhat annoyed to see more

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