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Concord Segment of the ECRT

The Concord Segment of the Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail (ECRT) is a 7.4 mile rail trail near Concord, Erie County, NY. The northern trailhead is on Murray Hill Road just off the intersection with State Road (NY-240) in Glenwood, NY. The southern trailhead is on North Street (NY-412) in Springville, NY, where it meets the northern trailhead of the...

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Rosie Billquist Nature Trail Segment of the CR2T

The Rosie Billquist Nature Trail of the Chautauqua Rails To Trails (CR2T) is a 0.9 mile nature and rail trail near Sherman, Chautauqua County, NY. The downtown Sherman trailhead is behind The Cornerstone Restaurant & Bakery and proceeds east along French Creek to the railbed. At the railbed, the trail turns north and goes approximately ½ mil...

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Carroll Area Nature Trail Segment of the CR2T

The Carroll Area Nature Trail of the Chautauqua Rails To Trails (CR2T) is a two mile rail trail near Frewsburg, NY. The northern trailhead in Frewsburg is behind Lobb’s Auto Service. The southern trailhead is on Riverside Road. The total elevation gain is 46 feet. Evidences This is a Rail Trail For Against 19th c...

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Laurie A. Baer Segment of the CR2T

The Laurie A. Baer Segment of the Chautauqua Rails To Trails (CR2T) is a one mile rail trail near Mayville, NY. Its southern trailhead is on Plank Road while its northern is on Bliss Road. The total elevation gain is 56 feet. Power transmission lines extend overhead for the entire trail as this is a Niagara Mohawk right-of-way. The lines are sup...

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James “Jim” Fincher Segment of the CR2T

The James “Jim” Fincher Trail of the Chautauqua Rails To Trails (CR2T) is a one mile rail trail near Mayville, NY. It is built on a railbed of the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Chautauqua Branch. Its southern trailhead is on East Chautauqua Street (AKA East Lake Street and NY 430) while its northern is on Honeysette Road. The total elevation gain is 4...

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Orchard Park South Segment of the ECRT

The Orchard Park South Segment of the Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail (ECRT) has Jewett Holmwood Road as its northern trailhead and Ellicott Road as its southern. It proceeds 2.2 miles through Orchard Park, NY, with an elevation gain of approximately 156 feet. There are no parking lots at either end of the trail. There is a gravel parking lot acros...

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Orchard Park North Segment of the ECRT

The Orchard Park North Segment of the Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail (ECRT) starts at its Bank Street trailhead and proceeds 1.2 miles through Orchard Park, NY, to its terminus on Jewett Holmwood Road. Traversing from Bank Street to Jewett Holmwood, you will gain approximately 99 feet of elevation. The trailhead has a small unpaved parking lot jus...

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Rail Trails near Buffalo, NY

If you’re looking for easy hikes near Buffalo, NY, look at these rail trails. A rail trail is a trail built on a former railroad bed. They are great for running, cycling and walking. The asphalt ones may be better for rolling, rollerblading, and pushing a stroller. With adequate snowfall, all are good for skiing and snowshoeing. Please consider ...

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Rail Trails in Cattaraugus County, NY

If you’re looking for easy hikes in Cattaraugus County, NY, look at these rail trails. A rail trail is a trail built on a former railroad bed. They are great for running, cycling and walking. The asphalt ones may be better for rolling, rollerblading, and pushing a stroller. With adequate snowfall, all are good for skiing and snowshoeing. Please ...

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Rail Trails in Chautauqua County, NY

If you’re looking for easy hikes in Chautauqua County, NY, look at these rail trails. A rail trail is a trail built on a former railroad bed. They are great for running, cycling and walking. The asphalt ones may be better for rolling, rollerblading, and pushing a stroller. With adequate snowfall, all are good for skiing and snowshoeing. Please c...

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