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John L. Cobb, Finger Lakes Trail donor, died on January 22, 2011

February 8, 2011

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The Buffalo Evening News reported that John L. Cobb, a 40-year veteran of the military who became known for his significant land donation to the Finger Lakes Trail, died on January 22, 2011 in the Rosa Coplon Living Center, Getzville. He was 92. In 2000, Mr. Cobb donated a 45-acre parcel of forest and streams […]

Amherst State Park Hiking Maps and Trails

January 29, 2011

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Amherst State Park is an irregular shaped 77+ acre conservation park in the Town of Amherst. The Park extends from Glen Drive to Sheridan Drive. The main entrance is at 508 Mill Street. There are also unmarked access points on Reist Street, Glen Ave, and Sheridan Drive. Amherst State Park is a good place to […]

Erie County Bureau of Forestry Trails

January 24, 2011

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The Erie County Bureau of Forestry Park is a 3,400 acre forest located at Genesee Road and Warner Gulf Road in Sardinia, New York.  It is managed by the Erie County Division of Forestry. It provides year round recreation for hiking, snowshoeing, and x-country skiing.  There is also a snowmobile trail and an equestrian trail, […]

Boston Forest and Park – Erie County NY

December 27, 2010

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Boston Forest County Park is an Erie County conservation area located in the Town of Boston, New York. It consist of 710 acres of mostly forest lands bordered on the north by Rice Road, the east by Zimmerman Road, the south by Belcher Road and the west by Feddick Road and South Feddick Road. There […]

Maps for Allegany State Park available at WNYTrails.com

December 27, 2010

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Contained in the draft master plan for Allegany State Park are about two dozen maps depicting existing trials and environmental facts, and proposed trails. They have been collected and posted as Allegany State Park Maps on WNYTrails They can also be accessed from the front page of WNYtrails.com by the link in the left hand […]

Boyce Hill State forest Trails

August 26, 2008

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Boyce Hill State Forest Trails Boyce State Forest is in Cattaraugus County in the Town of Franklinville.  Its western border is on Rte 242 at Phillips Road.  Its eastern border is near Jackson Road which is off County Route 17 (Bakerstand Rd.).   View Larger Map View Larger Map It has two main entry points.  […]

Hike Safely During Hunting Season

August 26, 2008

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Hike Safely During Hunting Season   Fall is a great season to be on the trails in Western New York.  However, during the fall hunting season the trails that cross public lands in Allegheny, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties are shared with hunters.  Although hunting is not allowed on any public land in Erie County, that […]