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New Paltz, NY -- intersection of the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail with Main St (Rt 299) between Chestnut St (Rt 32) and Huguenot St and Water St. (GPS latitude-longitude = N41.7468,W74.0893 = 41.7468,-74.0893) - [ see more info on Rail Trail ]

0.0

 

North

0.9

north on the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail, from Main St

0.2

 

 

 

cross N Front St (and then cross Broadhead St)

0.5

 

 

 

cross Mulberry St

0.9

 

Straight

1.3

Rail Trail -- cross Huguenot St

2.2

 

Straight

0.1

Rail Trail -- cross the Wallkill River

2.3

 

Straight

1.0

Rail Trail -- cross Springtown Rd

3.3

 

R

0.1

Cragswood Rd

3.4

T

L

3.2

Springtown Rd (Ulster Co Rt 7) -- see Condition reports

6.6

 

site

 

Tillson, NY

6.6

 

Straight

1.2

Springtown Rd, becomes Elting Rd (Ulster Co Rt 7)

7.8

 

L

0.0

Mountain Rd (sharp turn in the middle of a downhill where the main road turns Right)

7.8

 

R - dirt

0.1

Rail Trail (North-bound)

7.9

  

site

 

Bridge high over Rondout Creek, with fine views.  The North reach of the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail ends at a barrier in the middle of this bridge.

7.9

 

turn 
around

0.1

Rail Trail south -- Go back up to the last road crossing.

8.0

 

Straight - dirt

3.7

Rail Trail (South-bound) - cross Mountain Rd

11.7

 

L

0.1

Cragswood Rd

11.8

 

R

1.1

Springtown Rd (Ulster Co Rt 7)

12.9

 

L - dirt

0.1

Rail Trail (South-bound)

 

 

Variation B

  

 

To go all the way back on the roads -- (Not recommended for any but experienced road riders with solid traffic-handling strategies, skills, and judgment): continue Straight on Springtown Rd 1.8Mi, T-L on Rt 299 East 0.2Mi [HH - lots of traffic perhaps at high speed, with bad or missing shoulders as of September 2001]

13.0

 

Straight

1.3

Rail Trail -- cross the Wallkill River

14.3

 

Straight

0.9

Rail Trail -- cross Huguenot St

15.2

 

Finish

 

Rail Trail crossing on Main St, New Paltz, NY

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