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Best trails in Buffalo

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Looking for a great trail near Buffalo, New York? AllTrails has 25 great trail running trails, hiking trails, walking 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Devil's Hole State Park or Niagara Falls State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Chestnut Ridge Park or Spraque Brook County Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 22 easy trails in Buffalo ranging from 0.7 to 15.9 miles and from 577 to 675 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Buffalo
Top trails (25)
#1 - Erie Canal Challenge: Buffalo to Albany
Buffalo, New York
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Length: 361.5 mi • Est. Multi-day
#2 - Ellicott Creek Trailway
Getzville Firemans Park
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
The Ellicott Creek Trailway is a paved trail that passes the UB campus and follows the Ellicott Creek in Buffalo, NY and Tonawanda, NY. Its eastern terminus is in Audubon Town Park, off Forest Road. Its western terminus is where the trail intersects Highway 62 (Niagara Falls Blvd). However, you can continue west through Ellicott Creek Park another 0.8 miles before crossing Creekside Drive where the Erie Canalway Trail begins.Show more
#3 - Glen Falls Trail Loop
Amherst State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
#4 - Tifft Nature Preserve Trail
Tifft Nature Preserve
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 46 m
Note: As of August 27, 2020, users have reported all the boardwalk, docks and a few side trails are currently CLOSED due to COVID-19. Show more
#5 - Walton Woods
Walton Woods Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 36 m
Note: Users have reported that small parts of this trail pass through private property - please be respectful of residents and stay on marked trails.Show more
#6 - Delaware Park Trail
Delaware Park
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 45 m
#7 - Lily Pond Loop
Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve and Environmental Education Center
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 17 m
#8 - East River, Spaulding, and Beaver Island Nature Trail Loop
Beaver Island State Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
#9 - Wilkeson Point Loop
Wilkeson Pointe
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 1 h 54 m
As of August 03, 2020, users have reported that part of the trail is CLOSED for repairs. Please see the park's website for up to date information before visiting.Show more
#10 - Hoyt Lake loop
Delaware Park
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 27 m
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