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Harlem Valley Rail Trail

Millerton, NY 12546
+1 518-789-9591
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Great trail outside of foliage, will be awesome during foliage season

We have ridden at least 25 rail trails this year and this one ranks in the top 5. The ride from... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bernie O
Bondsville, Massachusetts
Wonderful bike ride with family

Start in Amenia and ride north - finishing in Millerton. It is about 8 miles. Have a delicious... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
Brooklyn, New York
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Millerton, NY 12546
+1 518-789-9591
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have ridden at least 25 rail trails this year and this one ranks in the top 5. The ride from Millerton to Wassaic goes through some beautiful Dutchess County farmlands. This part of the trail is wide and in great shape. In a couple...More

1  Thank Bernie O
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Start in Amenia and ride north - finishing in Millerton. It is about 8 miles. Have a delicious lunch at Oakhurst Diner and then ride back. About an hour each way. Mostly flat, wide enough for bikes to pass or ride side by side. Beautiful...More

Thank Oskar-Brooklyn
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A great place to relax by avoiding traffic and viewing the beautiful scenery. Each area has its own uniqueness. Go as often as you can.

Thank pigs4vic
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This trail winds through 12 miles of former and existing farm country. Aa s former rail bed it's relatively level starting in Amenia, culminating in Millerton. Plenty of eating spots in Millerton, a nice place to take a break. The trail is due to be...More

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Beautiful bike trail, great for walking as well, trail is nice and paved, nice weekend trip fun for the whole family.

1  Thank dcclap65
Reviewed 15 November 2016

great family ride, especially for NYC recreational family bikes. The path is smooth, last stop on the Harlem Valley Metro North Train. About 45 or so to Millerton. Once there, there are 3 or 4 antique shops and two restaurants that are very good.

1  Thank dinglydangler
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Many people also like to ride bikes there, but I prefer any one of the many low traffic roads in the area for riding my bike (with some hills, too). But this is a great place for running, and during the summer it stays fairly...More

1  Thank brianq741
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We started a walk on the Rail Trail from here in Millerton. A nice trail, paved and in excellent condition. But my wife and I realized that, like on the D&R canal here in NJ, you have to be on a bike to cover more...More

Thank Mr D
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This trail is for all comers and that includes bicycle riders. The trail is safe and easygoing for all. You need no special equipment or fitness to enjoy it. However in the hot summer days in parts where it is shady from Millerton towards Amenia...More

Thank Gobitrip
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Perfect flat surface wide and uncrowded. Park at Wassic train station, bike one hour to Millerton NY. Diner, restaurants and decor and antique shops at the end of the trail. Total time to bike from train to Millerton one hour fifteen minutes, stop for lunch...More

Thank Brid C
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Cloe D
3 July 2016|
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Response from kenmar84 | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware of.
21 September 2015|
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Response from daylilly50 | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you park in Millerton, NY. It is an easy drive up Rt 22 to Millerton. Turn right and there is a parking lot to the left. There are many nice places to eat within walking distance of the trail. You have the... More
18 August 2015|
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Response from daylilly50 | Reviewed this property |
You didnt mention when you were coming, but there is a bicycle rental at the Copake Falls entrance. It is off of Route 22. You can then bike north to Hillsdale or south to Millerton and beyound.

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