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Fabulous Trail for all ages

The trail is well maintained and very level. It is not heavily utilized and those using it are... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
Deluxe bike trail

What was remarkable about this trail is that it is paved! It is extremely well maintained, with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elise G
Hudson River Valley, New York
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The trail is well maintained and very level. It is not heavily utilized and those using it are very friendly. There is a wonderful overhang much of the trail so it doesn't get too hot even are really hot days. Love Village Bike Rentals --...More

Thank karyngrossmangershon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What was remarkable about this trail is that it is paved! It is extremely well maintained, with appropriate signage where ever there is a road crossing, or bump in the pavement. People on the trail are very respectful, They stay on the right, except to...More

Thank Elise G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We would highly recommend this trail. Especially in the Fall. Loved the scenery along the lake and ate in Adams. Very pretty

Thank dbrydon2
Reviewed 15 June 2018

I visited this rail trail with a Brooklyn Street friend of mine in the summertime. It was a very nice sunny day, and the both of us enjoyed looking out at Cheshire Lake. We both had lots to talk about afterwards, and it was a...More

2  Thank Alan D
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Newly expanded with plans for further growth. Been on this trail at least once/week for the last 10 years or so. Really picturesque and quiet. There are some spot in Cheshire where the tree roots are popping through, so you must slow down if on...More

2  Thank David K
Reviewed 27 May 2018

How can you go wrong with a level trail along reservoirs, nicely maintained, and no glass? Parked at the southern terminus near Berkshire Mall and road north to the end . The senior center had a nice exhibit on the ski patrol and historical background...More

Thank Tired_Legs_From_NJ
Reviewed 14 May 2018

My wife and I had a great, 1-night get away which included a bike ride at the nearby rail trail. Delicious breakfast in the morning. Beautiful setting. Terrific service.

Thank mathseltzer
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

If you're looking for a relaxing day and a nice walk or bike ride you can't go wrong. People along this trail are generally very kind and considerate. There are plenty of benches to sit and enjoy the view or to enjoy a picnic lunch...More

Thank Neverblu
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Many well marked parking areas with access to the trail. Plenty of wildlife. Nice paved path. Wish the weather had co-operated, only got to walk about 1/3 of it in two attempts.

1  Thank dcfans6
Reviewed 11 November 2017

I have now rode the trail three times in the past two years. I live more than an hour from the trail, but the trip is worth it. It is a beautiful trail, especially in the Fall. The trail has been extended north from Adams,...More

1  Thank Dave_NY55
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8 August 2017|
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Response from JohnBoltonLanding_NY | Reviewed this property |
Timbo's in Cheshire, where the trail crosses Route 8 about half way to Pittsfield, right across the road from Cheshire Lake.
11 February 2017|
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Response from Andrew S | Reviewed this property |
This is who we used: Berkshire Outfitters. They had good bikes and were reasonable. More importantly, they were open.