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#39 of 176 state parks in New York

Best trails in Allegany State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Allegany State Park, New York? AllTrails has 19 great hiking trails, trail running trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 10 moderate trails in Allegany State Park ranging from 2.4 to 21 miles and from 1,374 to 2,365 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Allegany State Park's is well known for its endless forested valleys, its fall foliage, variety of wildlife and un-glaciated landscape. Allegany State Park consists of two developed areas, Quaker and Red House, both offering beachings, museums, picnic areas and tons of hiking trails. Red House also offers 5 miles of paved trails that are great for strollers, walkers, bicycle riders and people using wheelchairs. Allegany also encompasses the Art Roscoe Ski Touring area, which includes many finely groomed cross country skiing and mountain biking trails. Visitors looking for anything from a weekend retreat to an extended vacation are able to choose from Allegany State Park's 424 campsites, 375 cabins and three group camps available for rental. There are year round vacation rental cottages that are fully equipped with the latest conveniences located in both the Red House and Quaker areas.

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Map of trails in Allegany State Park
Park information
Acreage:
65,000 acres
Park hours
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Contact
(716) 354-9121
Helpful links
Top trails (19)
#1 - Beehunter: Red House Lake Area Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 2 m
This trail is called “Beehunter” on park maps. It is made a loop by connecting the ends using the bike trail near between the trailhead and Dowd RoadShow more
#2 - Mount Tuscarora Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 5 h 13 m
As of April 2020, fire tower is closed. Show more
#3 - Blacksnake Mountain Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Blacksnake Mountain Trail is a 2.7 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Salamanca, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number Show more
#4 - Bear Caves and Mount Seneca Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 1 h 46 m
Bear Caves and Mount Seneca Trail is a 4.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Steamburg, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers aShow more
#5 - Osgood Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 36 m
Osgood Trail is a 2.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Salamanca, New York that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity optionShow more
#6 - Three Sisters Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
Three Sisters Trail is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Steamburg, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikShow more
#7 - North Country Trail: PA 346 to ASP 2
Allegany State Park
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Length: 21 mi • Est. 10 h 31 m
North Country Trail: PA 346 to ASP 2 is a 21 mile point-to-point trail located near Bradford, Pennsylvania that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#8 - Sweetwater Loop
Allegany State Park
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
Sweetwater Loop is a 3.3 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Salamanca, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiShow more
#9 - Conservation Trail
Allegany State Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 42 m
Conservation Trail is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Salamanca, New York that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#10 - Christian Hollow Loop
Allegany State Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
Christian Hollow Loop is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Salamanca, New York that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
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