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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Greenwood Park Trail

Out-of-the-way park with falls  ” 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: Small out-of-the-way park. A number of falls, a pond, a picnic area with cookouts, and trail that goes up the steep hill along beside the falls. Directions: From Watertown, take Route 3 north. Pass through the village of Pitcairn…

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Washington Park and Trails

” 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 large park on Jefferson County-owned land in the town of Lorraine, with parking areas and many trails, a nice picnic area with log buildings, pavilions, a stream, and toilets. Some trails have signs and markings. Camping without permits is allowed. There…

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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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Thompson Park Trails, Olmstead Trails

On and Around Thompson Park Hill 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: The Olmstead Trail is a nice route for mountain bikers, hikers, and nature lovers. There’s a little something for everyone – hills, valleys, open spaces, wooded areas, benches for resting, ruins of the old ski…

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Calcium Nature Trail

Easy Walking or Biking 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 trail is paved with loose gravel. Fairly easy for anyone, whether walking or bike-riding, only a few light hills. Groomed in the winter for cross-country skiing. There is a large pond and paved parking at both ends.…

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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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Whetstone Gulf Trails

Trail is in and around the three mile long gorge Info: Trail is in and around the edge of the three mile long gorge into the Tug Hill Plateau area. Deep cliffs, waterfalls, exercise route, wildlife, fossils. Deep cliffs and gorge area not good for kids or animals. Charge to…

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Wescott Beach State Park Trail

Up the hill on the plateau   Info: Directions/Location: Take Route 3, if coming from Watertown go past Sackets Harbor and watch for the entrance a few miles past Sackets Harbor, it is on the left across from the park. Get Google Map Directions here or use map below. Left-Click…

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Philadelphia Recreation Trail & Park

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Info: This is a very short trail, but nice if you want a short walk or bike ride, some of it along the Indian River. Near the parking area is a pavilion and also a large covered building with benches and picnic tables, and now…

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