Old Erie Canal (DeWitt to Canastota) Trail

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Old Erie Canal (DeWitt to Canastota) Trail is a 15.5 mile out and back trail located near Fayetteville, New York that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
15.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
75 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

cross country skiing

fishing

hiking

horseback riding

nature trips

paddle sports

road biking

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

4 months ago

Nice section of the canal, for misc activities

7 months ago

Dislike that it is now paved. Making it harder on the knees for running.

road biking
9 months ago

Nice trail for bicycling! Scenic and peaceful :)

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Always love this trail, nice easy and mostly paved where I walk.

mountain biking
Thursday, March 02, 2017

My favorite trail!

trail running
Sunday, January 29, 2017

The section east of Green Lakes State Park is unpaved and better for running. Parking is just across the road from the trail access, before the ticket entrance to Green Lakes State Park.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Like the trail for riding, except for partially gravel be awesome if the pave it,make for a smoother ride. Other than that great trail to ride, did 20 miles.

mountain biking
Saturday, April 23, 2016

Nice pleasant bike ride from Dewitt to Canastoda and back.

road biking
14 days ago

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

walking
Thursday, September 29, 2016

Friday, September 09, 2016

mountain biking
Friday, August 19, 2016

Saturday, March 12, 2016

hiking
Friday, July 18, 2014

hiking
Thursday, April 12, 2012