#53 of 174 state parks in New York

Best Trails in Amherst State Park

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Want to find the best trails in Amherst State Park for an adventurous hike or a family trip? AllTrails has 1 great hiking trails, biking trails, running trails and more. Enjoy hand-curated trail maps, along with reviews and photos from nature lovers like you. Ready for your next hike or bike ride? Explore one of 1 easy hiking trails in Amherst State Park that are great for the whole family. Looking for a more strenuous hike? We've got you covered, with trails ranging from 29 to 29 meters in elevation gain. Whatever you have planned for the day, you can find the perfect trail for your next trip to Amherst State Park.

Amherst State Park is a hidden gem that includes a river, waterfall and a variety of local flora and fauna (along with informational placards). The park is a wonderful destination for picnicking, bird watch, jogging and walking.

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Map of trails in Amherst State Park, New York
Park information
31 hectares
Park hours
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Top trails (1)
Glen Falls Trail Loop
#1 - Glen Falls Trail Loop
Amherst State Park
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Length: 4.3 km • Est. 1h 9m