Trail Network Maps
The Wappinger Greenway Trail is a 10.7-mile figure 8 loop of on and off-road trails encircling the lower Wappinger Creek and the Wappinger Lake. The trail links historic, cultural, natural and economic resources of local and regional significance. It is a key segment in the Hudson River Valley Greenway System.
The southern tier of the Greenway Trail system meanders through the Town’s waterfront areas of the Wheeler Hill Historic District and the Chelsea hamlet. The trail links historic, cultural, natural and economic resources of local and regional significance. It is a key segment in the Hudson River Valley Greenway System.
Destinations of Interest
- Carnwath Farms Historic Site & Park
- Chelsea Yacht Club
- Castle Point Recreation Area
- Hudson River Greenway Water Trail
- Chelsea Boat Launch
- Farmers Landing
The Dutchess Rail Trail is a 13-mile (21 km) rail trail that stretches from the former Hopewell Junction train depot, north to the Poughkeepsie entrance of the Walkway over the Hudson. It’s a shared use rail trail open for pedestrians and bicycles. The Dutchess Rail Trail forms part of the proposed Empire State Trail.
The Empire State Trail link identifies the proposed route of the Empire State Trail within the Hudson Valley, including existing and proposed new trails along the Hudson River Valley Greenway. The trail segments are listed in “south to north order,” starting in New York City and running north to the Capital District.