Where: Around the village of
Kinderhook, in northwest
Columbia County, NY.
18 miles, mostly gentle (500 vertical feet,
For a 38-mile route that passes through
Highlights: Quiet riding through beautiful farm country,
and the pleasant village of
Characteristics: Mostly on quiet roads,
except some short sections on Route 9. Some small hills.
And it might have
been a longer time since some of the Variations of the route were last checked by
us. Some roads and intersections might be different since then, or closed
-- so be
prepared to find alternatives -- a good reason to carry a detailed map.
Other people may have more recent experiences with parts of the route which
could help prepare: see the Reports page linked below.
Route not checked by us since 2010 --
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by car: Kinderhook is on Route 9. Route 9 is a major
road and can be reached from Rt 23 or Rt 23B from the south, and from Albany
and Rensselaer and the NY Thruway Bershire extension / Massachusetts Turnpike from