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Amherst Canalway Trail

Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst, NY
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Nice Trail

The Canalway Trail is a great place to ride your bike. It is basically flat and as far as trails go... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter G
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Buffalo, NY
Scenic Bike or Walking Trail

Excellent scenic & flat trail along Erie Canal. Approximately 5.2 miles long with benches to rest... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
RCW838
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Buffalo, New York
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4 weeks ago
“Nice Trail”
Feb 22, 2018
“Scenic Bike or Walking Trail”
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Tonawanda Creek Road, Amherst, NY
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Canalway Trail is a great place to ride your bike. It is basically flat and as far as trails go very well maintained. Very nice scenic view along the way. They are starting to connect all the varies bike trails so you can ride...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

Excellent scenic & flat trail along Erie Canal. Approximately 5.2 miles long with benches to rest on. Launch for kayaks & canoes along with clean lavatory the Veteran's park area.

Thank RCW838
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Loved this trail last summer when I walked with my daughter. Ample bathrooms, nice paved sidewalk, nice scenery.

Thank kkm68
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

The bike/walk trail is directly across from our house and it has provided safe, and relaxing activity for our family for years. The canalway provides all forms of outdoor recreation including jogging, biking, walking, boating etc.etc.etc.

Thank SylvisJ
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Reviewed October 2, 2015

while somewhat adjacent to a unique waterway, this trail has its problems, one of which is being a bit too close to a highway not always carefully driven

1  Thank DOUGANDPOLLY
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Reviewed September 26, 2014

The trail is partially on paths and roads. The roads don't always have good shoulders so we usually stick to the sections with better roads. The trail can be almost deserted in spots so it is important to be careful of your surroundings and use...More

Thank sket101
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Reviewed August 1, 2013

Paved and dirt trails so you can use a wheel chair in many places. Clean and very safe feeling; the views of the river are nice and there is places you can walk into to sit and watch nature.

Thank Jane L
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Reviewed July 9, 2013

Excellent trail. A lot of history and the price is right..free. Bring snacks and water as they are not many places to buy items. The scenery is awesome.

Thank Leonard Z
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Reviewed September 27, 2012

This is part of a series of bike paths (also walking paths) that go from downtown Buffalo to the end of this trail at New Road. The paths aren't all connected, but are reachable with relatively very little biking on little used roads. This section...More

2  Thank JK132
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Reviewed September 19, 2012

Well worth your time. Visit for a extensive history education as well as excellent exercise. Don't miss it !

Thank Steve C
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