Here are links to other resources of general interest to hikers:

Be sure to visit the Business Members and Business Sponsors pages for links to companies and organizations that directly support the FLTC and the Finger Lakes Trail.

Other Trails

Name State Type
North Country National Scenic Trail
NCTA Home Page
NY, PA, OH, MI, WI, MN, ND Hiking (FLTC Partner)
Great Eastern Trail NY; AL, GA, TN, VA, KY, WV, MD, PA, NY Hiking (FLTC Partner)
Adirondak Trails Interactive map NY Hiking, Biking, Paddling, Birding, Fishing
Genesee Valley Greenway NY Hiking, Biking, Skiing
Catharine Valley Trail NY Rail Trail
New York State Canalway Trail System NY Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Horseback Riding, (Snowmobiling some sections)
The Cayuga Trail NY Hiking
The Dryden Lake Trail NY Rail-Trail, multi-use
The Lehigh Valley Trail (Henrietta Foundation) NY Rail-Trail, multi-use
New York- New Jersey Trail Conference NY, NJ Hiking
The Mid-State Trail NY, PA Hiking
Appalachian National Scenic Trail
ATC Home Page
NY; GA, NC, VA, MD, PA, NJ, NY, CT, MA, VT, NH, ME Hiking
Florida National Scenic Trail
FTA Home Page
FL Hiking
Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail
PCTA Home Page
CA, OR, WA Hiking
Continental Divide National Scenic Trail
CDTA Home Page
NM, CO, WY, ID, MT Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Horseback Riding
Ice Age National Scenic Trail
IAPTF Home Page
WI Hiking, Skiing
Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail
NPS Page
MD, VA, PA, DC Hiking
The Buckeye Trail
BTA Home Page
OH Hiking, Biking, Horseback Riding
The Bruce Trail
Bruce Trail Association Home Page
ON, Canada Hiking
Keystone Trail Association PA Hiking, Biking, Horseback Riding
The Pacific Northwest Trail MT, ID, WA Hiking

Travel and Tourism

These links are arranged roughly west to east, but there is some overlap

Name County Map
I Love NY – NY State Official Tourism Site All All
Cattaraugus County- Enchanted Mountains Cattaraugus M1 – M4 and CT1 – CT5
Western New York Regional Information Network Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chatauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, Wyoming M1 – M9 and CT1- CT12
Wyoming County Tourism Wyoming CT7 – CT8
Buffalo Niagara Convention and Visitors Bureau Niagara CT11 – CT12
Allegany County Allegany M5 – M9
GLOW Region Genesee, Livingston, Orleans, Wyoming M7 – M8 and L1 – L2 and CT8 – CT9 Monroe
Finger Lakes Tourism

Finger Lakes Visitors Association

Cayuga, Chemung, Cortland, Livingston, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Yates M7 – M22 and B1 – B2 and O1
Livingston County Livingston M7 – M9 and L1 – L2
Steuben County Government Steuben M9 -M13 Steuben M9 – M13
Hornell Chamber of Commerce Steuben M10 – M13 and B2
Finger Lakes Page Steuben, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, Cortland, Tioga M12 – M21 and and I1 and O1
Finger Lakes Visitors Connection Ontario B1
Yates County Tourism Yates B1 – B2
Schuyler County Tourism Schuyler M13 – M15
Seneca County Finger Lakes Region Seneca I1 Tompkins M16 – M19
Cortland County Cortland M19 – M22 and O1
Syracuse Convention and Visitors Bureau Onondaga O1
Madison County Tourism Madison M22
Chenango County Government Chenango M22 – M26
Chenango County Chenango M22 – M26
Delaware County Chamber of Commerce Delaware M26 – M31
Catskill Region Today Delaware, Greene, Sullivan, Ulster M26 – M33
Ulster County Tourism Ulster M32 – M33
Hudson Valley Network- Catskill Region Greene, Ulster M32 – M33
Round the Bend Upstate NY Travel Site all all
Current Forecasts for the Northeast all all

Other Great Sites for the Nature Enthusiast

Adirondack Mountain Club The parent organization of which three FLTC affiliates are chapters.
American Hiking Society The grand-daddy of American hiking organizations
Appalachian Long-Distance Hikers Association Appalachian Trail focus, but of interest to long distance hikers on the FLT.
Catskill Mountain Club Hiking everywhere in the entire Catskill region.
CNY Hiking A private website published by a very enthusiastic and energetic hiker.
Finger Lakes Land Trust Privately-funded land trust dedicated to preserving open land in the Finger Lakes region. They host the FLT in three of their preserves.
Finger Lakes Runners Club A site for “Trail-Running Stoneheads and Road-Running Pavement Pounders.”
Footprint Press Footprint Press outdoor recreation guidebooks
Great Outdoor Recreation Page Also known as GORP – a commercial site for outdoor enthusiasts to plan hiking, camping, and national parks focused vacations in the US and worldwide
Guide to the Catskill Mountains A commercial guide to outdoor recreation in the Catskills.
Hiking Resource Guide A collection of links to hiking tips and tricks on a commercial website.
Ithaca Discovery Trail A collection of eight fascinating sites near Ithaca including peaceful walks, famous talks, hands-on fun.
Lime Hollow Nature Center
Lime Hollow Center for Environment and Culture in Cortland, NY
National Trails System National Park Service website information and maps for National Scenic and Historic Trails.
New York-New Jersey Trail Conference The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference partners with parks and organizes volunteers to create, protect, and promote more than 1,700 miles of public trails. The FLT connectes with the Long Path maintained by them.
NY State Department of Environmental Conservation The official website of the FLT’s host in State Forests, Wildlife Management Areas, and the Catskills Nature Preserve.
Pack Paddle & Ski Recently updated site for outdoor fun.
Peak-to-Peak Trail and Wilderness Links Mostly links to sites world-wide that are informative and useful to the online hiking, trail, walking, and Wilderness communities
Ruth’s Waterfalls of of the Finger Lakes, Rochester, and Ithaca, NY. Waterfalls in our region and around the world.