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Address: Richardson Street, Glens Falls, NY
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Nice For A Bike Ride!

The Feeder Canal Trail is roughly 5 miles in length end to end. It is unpaved and has several road crossings. The surface is hard packed fine stone and works very well for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Glens Falls, New York
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Glens Falls, New York
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Feeder Canal Trail is roughly 5 miles in length end to end. It is unpaved and has several road crossings. The surface is hard packed fine stone and works very well for walking, jogging, or bicycling. At the mid-point there is even an ice cream stand. There are also benches along the way. I use the path for springtime... More 

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Warrensburg, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Love it! It's well kept, beautifully scenic and dog friendly! Take a nice long walk, or enjoy a pretty sit on the many benches throughout the path

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Floral Park, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

Was visiting my family who live in the area. This is a nice place to walk with the grand kids and get them good and ready for a nap... :-)

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Thank Anniec9257
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

This is one of those of the beaten road great places! Great place to walk, run or just sit. My husband and I love to take a walk and sit and look at the water. Very clean, everyone you pass says hello. Dog friendly! I've walked to the beach but never went in water, but it looks like everyone enjoys!

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Thank Jacquie W
Fair Oaks, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015 via mobile

Good running trail that goes for several miles. Gravel/paved trail along a picturesque canal, with views of the Hudson River at the beginning.

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Bel Air, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

The canal walk is ok, but is nothing special. For the first mile or so, you're mainly in shade, but then you hit a sunny area. After a little more than the second mile you actually have to walk along the town streets. After about a half mile of walking in the town, we headed back. This was good for... More 

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Queensbury, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Easy walk, bike or stroll recalling an era of water transportation in a paper industry based City. Shaded Wooded trail gives way to the industrial base of Glens Falls and a walk across the bridge to check out the falls might lead to a quick meal in S. Glens Falls or walk up the hill to the many restaurant options... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

A good place to start your ride is at the junction of Richardson Street and Haviland Avenue. Richardson runs N-South. Traveling south, ample parking is located at a sweeping left turn with parking on your right. Walk your bikes down a short but steep slope and across a small bridge over the feeder canal to start your ride. The trail... More 

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Lake Placid, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a pleasant 20 mile round trip surrounded by water and woods....well maintained and marked.....looking forward to many rides on this trail and can't wait until the foliage season.

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Glens Falls, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

The trail is 9 miles one way from Overlook Park in Glens Falls to the end in Fort Edward. I've walked some of the trail, biked some, and snowshoed it in the winter; it's mostly flat. Some parts are paved, some are stone. There are interesting places to see along the way, including Cooper's Cave (from James Fenimore Cooper's "The... More 

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