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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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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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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Factory Square Park/Trail

Very short trail along 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, provides a nice view of the a calmer part of the Black River. Very short trail, easy walking but some steps if you go down the stairs. See trail map below. Directions/Location:…

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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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H.T. Wiley Nature Center Trail

Info: These trails are located directly behind H.T. Wiley Middle School in Watertown right off Washington Street that can be used any season. Motorized vehicles are prohibited. Trail Review: debbie – ” Today a friend & I walked the area , it was very enjoyable with lots of beautiful trees & I…

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