Bike or run/walk in Schenectady
Ride along the river from Schenectady on our scenic bike/hike trail. Beautiful river views, picnic tables and park on Lock 8, clean paved trail. A convenient starting point is in the parking lot of SCCC (our college). The trail from the parking lot to Lock 8 is under 3 miles, a 6 mile round trip. For the bold, the trail entends farther, and actually goes in the other direction all the way to Troy, NY Bicycle, water bottle, spf 15. There is a small country store with apples, ice cream, etc. farther out for the adventurous. For a map, call the Schenectady County Planning Department at (518) 386-2225.