Birnberg Nature Preserve Trail is a 1.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Chester, NY that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is good for all skill levels offers a number of activity options.
cross country skiing
This 187 acre property was permanently protected by the Orange County Land Trust in 2012 and is now open to the public as a nature preserve for passive recreation and nature study. Entrance/trailhead is located directly off the Heritage Trail. Trail system consists of two trails: 3/4 mile loop and a 1 mile loop. Preserve provides views of the Young's Brook wetlands and Goosepond Mountain.
Short but fun trails. Easily accessible from the orange heritage rail trail.