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Best trails in Buckhorn Island State Park

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Description

Buckhorn Island State Park nature preserve, 895 acres of marsh, meadows and woods and the last vestige of once vast marshlands and meadows that bordered the Niagara River, is classified as a park preserve. The public is welcome to walk the nature trails, hike, bike, kayak, canoe, fish and cross-country ski in the park. Ongoing restoration continues to re-establish wetland cover and water levels and increase the diversity of native flora and fauna. The ongoing restoration plan includes increasing public access with more non-intrusive trails, overlooks and bird watching blinds. NO RESTROOM FACILITIES

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Map of trails in Buckhorn Island State Park
Park information
Acreage:
895 acres
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Contact
(716) 773-3271
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Top trails (1)
#1 - Buckhorn Island Trail
Buckhorn Island State Park
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Length: 4.1 mi • Est. 1 h 40 m
Please note: the second half of the trail after the bridge is now CLOSED for a restoration project.Show more