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Allegany River Valley Trail

St. Bonaventure University, Allegany, NY
+1 716-372-4433
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Very pleasant walk

This is a great trail to walk by the river, a piece of the forrest without the forrest, it is... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2017
Allegany, New York
Wonderful trail for all to use.

There are several access points to this paved trail. It is great for biking, jogging and walking... read more

Reviewed May 5, 2017
Allegany, New York
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St. Bonaventure University, Allegany, NY
+1 716-372-4433
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

This is a great trail to walk by the river, a piece of the forrest without the forrest, it is secluded and It does have wild animals. Deer, bear, snakes, it is an awesome walk by the river

Thank slajjwitch
Reviewed May 5, 2017 via mobile

There are several access points to this paved trail. It is great for biking, jogging and walking. I like the university loop and generally park at Gargoyle park.

Thank gibble63
Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

This well-designed loop trail provides a surprisingly peaceful recreational path for biking, walking, or running. It loops around St. Bonaventure University's campus, follows the Allegany River, and re-connects with itself via a power line right-of-way that provides a meadow setting. The trail is nicely paved...More

Thank Dan_Yucaipa_CA
Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Allegheny River Valley Trail is a 5+ miles trail loop for walking, jogging, biking. Starting behind the St. Bonaventure Campus, it winds through 3 miles of woods along the Allegheny River before crossing Route 417 and looping back around along Constitution Ave. We retired...More

Thank sjasis
Reviewed September 23, 2014

This walking and biking trail is about a 6-mile loop, with nearly half of the distance following right along the shore of the Allegheny River between St. Bonaventure University and Olean. It is well-paved and maintained, so it's great to come here with bikes, strollers...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed October 23, 2013

I love to take my dog for walks on the trail. Only drawback is the lack of trash bins along the trail. If you travel the trail be prepared to carry your garbage/doggy bags for the duration.

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August 6, 2017|
Response from gibble63 | Reviewed this property |
The trail is easily accessible. Take west state st (417) to Gargoyle rd. Follow that to Gargoyle park. Also just go to the St Bonniventure campus, as you can access the trail there also. I like to go to Gargoyle park.