Bicentennial Park Trail

” 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: This begins with a blacktopped trail which turns into a fine graveled trail along the Black River. Great views, benches and viewing areas along the way. But it is built beside the city’s processing plant and there is some smell and noise from…

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Great Bend Trail

” 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 this is the same railroad bed that the Black River trail system is built on, you can go from Great Bend to Watertown on the trails and vice versa. There are a few grinder wheels and pieces of ruins near the…

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Waterworks Park

Right in Watertown ” 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: This is a very short trail but has some nice scenery along the water. Directions: Get on Eastern Boulevard in Watertown and head out toward Black River, but not too far! Before the bridge on the outskirts of the city…

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Black River Trails

On the Old No. 8 Railroad Bed, Black River to Watertown and vice versa ” 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: Easy walking, no real challenge to bikers. Watch the cliffs if you have kids and pets as there are various places to access the water. Black-top surface on main…

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Kamargo Trail/Poor’s Island Trail

On an Island in Black River Village, Along the Black River ” 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: Built and maintained by Brookfield Power. Ruins of old paper mill near beginning of the trail as well as the old grinding wheels used in the mill (for more pics of the…

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Boonville Black River Canal Trail

Along the towpath of the old Black River Canal system ” 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: There are two trails originating from Boonville. One starts at Boonville at Erwin Park near the covered bridge and follows the old towpath and what used to be the Black River Canal northeast until it…

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Whitewater Park & Trail

Very short trail in Watertown, but great view of the Black River and whitewater rafting ” 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: City park, provides a great view of the Black River. A favorite place of whitewater rafters and kayakers is right beside the park, so watch for them and you’ll…

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Marble Street Park/Trail

Short Steep Trail Down to the Black River in Watertown ” 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: City park, after you park go toward the Black River and you will find the foot bridge, after you pass over it you will find the trail, a fairly steep trail leading down…

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Long Falls Hydroelectric Project Recreation Area

Island Park and Short Trail in Carthage ” 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: A little hard to find, but interesting when you do. This is built on an island that was created when a canal system was made in Carthage many years ago. There is a small trail, picnic areas,…

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