Copake Falls to Ancramdale
     
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    Note ---> DC Rt 63 = Dutchess County Route 63
CC Rt 8 = Columbia County Route 8
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Start   food   intersection of Rt 344 with the Harlem Valley Rail Trail (www.hvrt.org) on east side of Copake Falls, NY   How to Use this Cue Sheet  
        bike shop with rentals (as of August 2003)    
             
0.0   South on paved trail 0.6 Harlem Valley Rail Trail -- going South. This section of trail is paved.   Abbreviations + Symbols  
        more info on Harlem Valley Rail Trail
         
0.6   Straight onto dirt road 0.4 Rail Trail joins a public road open to normal motor vehicle traffic (Valley View Rd) Route not checked by us since 2002: see more . . .
1.0   Straight onto paved trail 3.0 Rail Trail leaves the dirt road (public road bears right) on Description page
4.0   site   south end of this section of the Harlem Valley Rail Trail (vehicle-parking spaces as of August 2003).
        All sections of this route after and including this point are open to normal motor vehicle traffic.
4.0 T R 0.5 Under Mountain Rd (going West)
4.0   Variation
A
  For more roads with some nice views: T - L on Under Mountain Rd 1.5Mi, Straight on Boston Corners Rd / DC Rt 63 South 4.3Mi, R on DC Rt 62 West / Rudd Pond Rd 0.4Mi, R on Old State Rd #4 for 1.1Mi, T - R on Rt 22 North 4.4Mi to rejoin main route after Under Mountain Rd [variation last checked May 2003]
        Variation adds 11.2 miles to total route.
         
4.5 T R 0.5 Rt 22 North [HH - wide shoulder, in good condition as of August 2003]
4.9   Variation
B
  To greatly shorten the route: After only 0.4Mi on Rt 22, R on Weed Mine Rd 0.1Mi, T - L Weed Mine Rd 2.9Mi, T - R on Rt 22 North 1.1Mi, R on Rt 344 to rejoin main route. [variation last checked May 2003]
        Variation subtracts 13 miles from total route.
         
5.0   drink   drinks for sale at gas station [as of May 2003]
5.0   L 0.8 CC Rt 3
5.8   L 5.7 East Ancram Rd
    Variation
C
  To greatly shorten the route: after reaching East Ancram Rd, continue 0.6Mi on CC Rt 3, then turn R on Wiltsie Bridge Rd to rejoin main route.
        Variation subtracts 11.7 miles from total route.
         
11.5 T R 2.3 CC Rt 8 (going West + North)
13.8   food   Ancramdale, NY
13.8 R 4.3 CC Rt 3 (going East + North)
18.1   L 0.8 Wiltsie Bridge Rd
18.9   R 1.4 Empire Rd
20.3   food   Copake, NY      
20.3   BR 0.7 CC Rt 7A (going Northeast)   Map  
21.0 T L 1.0 Rt 22 North [HH - wide shoulder, in good condition as of August 2003]   Description  
22.0   R 0.3 Rt 344   Reports  
22.3   R 0.2 Rt 344 East   How to Use this Cue Sheet  
22.5   food   Copake Falls, NY    
22.5   Finish   intersection of Rt 344 with the Harlem Valley Rail Trail (www.hvrt.org) on east side of Copake Falls, NY   Abbreviations + Symbols  
   
Route not checked by us since 2002: Learn more on Description page.    
     
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