Millerton to WassaicI started out at Millerton and headed south.
|"Railroad Plaza" - I like that!|
|The original "first" station - now|
|Always love riding thru a rock cut...|
|End of the line at Wassaic|
|Autumn is a great time for riding this trail!|
Short One-Handed Video (Highlights)
Copake Falls SectionAfter my lunch, I drove up to Copke Falls to ride that section. [I first detoured for a bit to check out the abandoned Copkae RR station ]. Once at the Rail Trail, I parked in the lot by the old Depot and first headed north,
|The trail only goes for a short bit north, much of it traversing open fields|
|end of the line -north|
For a short bit you ride on a dirt road but you can see the old ROW to the side
|Old ROW to the west (riding south)|
End of Developed Trail...
|Upper Mountain Road Trailhead|
|The old ROW continues |
(but 40 plus years of plant growth has taken over!)
|Enlarge for Panorama of the view at Upper Mountain Road|
Super Short One-Handed Video of the Ride Highlights
I next spent some time visiting the Copake IronWorks and later that day explored a bit of the ND&C abandoned ROW west of Millerton.