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#58 of 176 state parks in New York

Best trails in Amherst State Park

129 Reviews
Explore the most popular trails in Amherst State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

Amherst State Park is a hidden gem that includes a river, waterfall and a variety of local flora and fauna (along with informational placards). The park is a wonderful destination for picnicking, bird watch, jogging and walking.

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Map of trails in Amherst State Park
Park information
77 acres
Park hours
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Top trails (1)
#1 - Glen Falls Trail Loop
Amherst State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m