ERIE CATTARAUGUS RAIL TRAIL:

ORCHARD PARK-SPRINGVILLE, NEW YORK

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Last Updated:       August 02, 2017

Length:                 Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail; 27 miles proposed

                               Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail; 7 miles open.

Difficulty:             Easy. Flat paved rail trail. 

Directions:     

To Start from Springville; From Route 219 take the Route 39 exit and travel 0.8 miles east into Springville. Across from the old RR Depot is a parking lot. The trail crosses the road here.     

The Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail is a planned 27 mile trail along the rail bed of the former Buffalo & Pittsburg RR running from Springville north to Orchard Park. For more information visit; ERIE CATTARAUGUS RAIL TRAIL .

Springville-East Concord Section:

Starting from W Main St in Springville; Map board located here. Heading North across W Main St the paved (recycled asphalt) Springville "Pop Warner" Rail Trail passes by the former 1910 Springfield Depot following an industrial/residential corridor. Cross Franklin St, Caution; No Cross-walk and pass by an old cement Whistle post on your right. Trail ends after 0.5 miles at N Central Ave. I haven't checked out this next section. The trail continues another 2.5 miles to Genesee Rd in East Concord.

Heading South from West Main St the Springville "Pop Warner" Rail Trail is only paved to Waverly St at 0.1 miles. I haven't checked out this next section. The trail continues south as a grass lined trail.  

Orchard Park-West Falls Section:

I haven't checked out this section. A 2 mile unimproved section is open from Jewett Holmwood in Orchard Park to Ellicott Rd in West Falls. Phase 2 plans are underway to put down stone-dust along this section.

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