Rail Trail Status Updates

This is where we will post updates as the build-out and operation of the Adirondack Rail Trail progresses

Rail Trail Status Update

September 15, 2021
Plans are firming for completion of the trail. A tentative schedule for completions follows:

Push-back on construction delays

June 10, 2021
The advocacy group that has for over a decade pressed the state to build the 34-mile recreational trail between Lake Placid and Tupper Lake, Adirondack Recreational Trail Advocates (ARTA), has sent an open letter to Governor Cuomo and the responsible state agencies requesting that the 3+ year construction project be accelerated.

Rails removed

April 21, 2021
Rails between Tupper Lake and Lake Placid have been removed