Jamesville Beach County Park Trails

Trail along the Butternut Creek, south of Syracuse ” template=”/home2/oabonny1/public_html/hmienterprises/nnytrails/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Info: County park, $4 for entrance. The trail goes along Butternut Creek, you can find it by going to the off-the-leash dog friendly section across the creek, to the left of the ticket booth, and walk…

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El Dorado Beach Preserve Trails

No bikes or pets allowed. ” template=”/home2/oabonny1/public_html/hmienterprises/nnytrails/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Info: No bikes or pets allowed as this is a nature preserve, if you are looking for trails nearby where you can bike and/or take your pets see Black Pond Trails or Lakeview Wildlife Management Area Trails. Directions/Location: From…

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Lakeview Wildlife Management Area Trails

Part of Largest Fresh Water Barrier Beach System in NY ” template=”/home2/oabonny1/public_html/hmienterprises/nnytrails/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Info: Part of the largest fresh water barrier beach system in New York State. Two viewing towers, two dune walk-over areas, white sands, Lots of diversity, not far from the Black Pond Trail. Once…

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Mexico Point State Park Trails

Trails, beach, dog beach, picnic areas ” template=”/home2/oabonny1/public_html/hmienterprises/nnytrails/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Some more photos here. Info: This is a nice little state park (free) with bathrooms, a beach, a dog beach, picnic areas, bathhouse, ruins of an old inn, and a couple of nice trails of some historical interest.…

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Black Pond Trails

White Sand Dunes in the North Country ” template=”/home2/oabonny1/public_html/hmienterprises/nnytrails/wp-content/plugins/nextgen-gallery/products/photocrati_nextgen/modules/ngglegacy/view/gallery-caption.php” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]  Info: 526 acres, upland, wetland, nature trails (elevated for most of the way – unique), parking lot, birdwatching, hunting and trapping. Site of protected eroding sand dunes. Also see Lakeview Wildlife management area trails. Trail Review: *From…

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