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239 mi 384 km of trail 4 Featured Runs

Gems 2 Gems Easy Trails 82 Trails Intermediate Trails 45 Trails Hard Trails 7 Trails
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gem Favorite The path near the base of the beautiful Taughannock Falls offers a fantastic look at the water and surrounding amphitheater.

Taughannock Falls

(13) Trumans…, NY
gem Favorite Seneca Mills Falls.

Seneca Mills and Falls

(1) Penn Yan, NY

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Favorite Taughannock Falls is sublime in the autumn.
Easy

Taughannock Falls via Gorge Trail

1.9 mi 3.0 km • Loop • 322 ft Ascent 98.09 m Ascent

(10) Trumans…, NY
Favorite Falls
Intermediate

Buttermilk State Park to Robert Treman State Park

8.5 mi 13.7 km • Point to Point • 1,562 ft Ascent 476.15 m Ascent

(3) South Hill, NY
Favorite B1 Trailhead.
Easy/Intermediate

Oakley Corners Yellow Trails

4.2 mi 6.7 km • Loop • 318 ft Ascent 96.98 m Ascent

(1) Apalachin, NY
Favorite Wooden bridge over swampy bit of trail.
Intermediate

Abbot Loop

8.3 mi 13.4 km • Loop • 1,552 ft Ascent 472.97 m Ascent

(5) East It…, NY

Trails in Southern Tier - 130

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1Hang Glider Launch Trail
Intermediate
McGraw, NY
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km McGraw, NY
0.5 mi 0.9 km #2Outer Limits
Difficult
Johnson City, NY
Difficult
0.5 mi 0.9 km Johnson City, NY
1.9 mi 3.1 km #3Yellow 1 (Y1)
Easy
Apalachin, NY
Easy
1.9 mi 3.1 km Apalachin, NY
0.7 mi 1.2 km #4Teeter Totter Trail
Intermediate
Johnson City, NY
Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km Johnson City, NY
1.1 mi 1.7 km #5Yellow 6 (Y6)
Intermediate
Apalachin, NY
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.7 km Apalachin, NY
0.1 mi 0.2 km #6Toby
Intermediate/Difficult
Johnson City, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
0.1 mi 0.2 km Johnson City, NY
7.0 mi 11.2 km #7Keuka Lake Outlet Trail
Easy
Penn Yan, NY
Easy
7.0 mi 11.2 km Penn Yan, NY
0.3 mi 0.5 km #8Tinker Falls Trail
Easy
McGraw, NY
Easy
0.3 mi 0.5 km McGraw, NY
6.7 mi 10.8 km #9Abbot Loop Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
East Ithaca, NY
Intermediate/Difficult
6.7 mi 10.8 km East Ithaca, NY
0.7 mi 1.1 km #10Gorge Trail
Easy/Intermediate
South Hill, NY
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km South Hill, NY
6.2 mi 9.9 km #11Skyline Trail
Easy/Intermediate
McGraw, NY
Easy/Intermediate
6.2 mi 9.9 km McGraw, NY
1.2 mi 1.9 km #12Gorge Trail
Intermediate
Watkins Glen, NY
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Watkins Glen, NY
8.7 mi 14.0 km #13Black Diamond Trail
Easy
Trumansburg, NY
Easy
8.7 mi 14.0 km Trumansburg, NY
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Beebe Lake Trail
Easy
East Ithaca, NY
Easy
1.0 mi 1.6 km East Ithaca, NY
15.5 mi 25.0 km #15Catharine Valley Trail
Easy
Horseheads North, NY
Easy
15.5 mi 25.0 km Horseheads North, NY
0.9 mi 1.5 km #16Gorge Trail
Easy
Trumansburg, NY
Easy
0.9 mi 1.5 km Trumansburg, NY
20.1 mi 32.3 km #17Finger Lakes Trail - Segment 16
Intermediate
South Hill, NY
Intermediate
20.1 mi 32.3 km South Hill, NY
1.1 mi 1.8 km #18B6 Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Apalachin, NY
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Apalachin, NY
2.8 mi 4.5 km #19Brookside Trail
Intermediate
Chenango Bridge, NY
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.5 km Chenango Bridge, NY
1.2 mi 1.9 km #20Yellow 2 (Y2)
Intermediate
Apalachin, NY
Intermediate
1.2 mi 1.9 km Apalachin, NY

Photos of Southern Tier - 45

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Falls
Oct 21, 2018 near South Hill, NY
Upper Gorge Trail, Watkins Glen, NY
Mar 18, 2019 near Watkins…, NY
Oakley Corners Lake, courtesy of CNY-Hiking.
Dec 31, 2015 near Apalachin, NY
Falls on the gorge trail
Oct 21, 2018 near South Hill, NY
Taughannock Falls is sublime in the autumn.
Feb 24, 2017 near Trumans…, NY
Much of the hike occurs in the woods, surrounded by various types of evergreen and deciduous trees. As the elevation and directions change, so does the ecosystem.
May 15, 2019 near South Hill, NY
Wooden bridge over swampy bit of trail.
May 15, 2019 near East It…, NY
One of Waterfalls
Feb 12, 2019 near Moravia, NY

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