Basic Rules

Please keep our Rail Trail safe and clean.

Follow these rules:

  • Stay on the right side and allow room for others to pass on the left.
  • Let others know when you are passing by saying “on the left” as you approach them.
  • This is a carry-in, carry-out trail: NO LITTERING
  • STOP at all road crossings.
  • No horses or motorized vehicles are permitted, with the exception of electric mobility wheelchairs and e-bikes.
    Electric scooters and hover boards are not permitted.
  • Bikes and skaters must yield to walkers.
  • No cutting or removing of vegetation.
  • Do not disturb or feed the wildlife.
  • Park in designated areas.
  • No alcoholic beverages, camping or fires allowed on the trail.
  • Keep all animals leashed. Clean up after them.
  • Stay on the trail and please be quiet near residences.
  • No hunting on the trail.
  • The trail is open from Dawn to Dusk.

The port-a lets are now open at the Millerton, Coleman Station,
Amenia and Wassaic trailheads.

Enjoy the trail year-round.