West Trail Map

TRAIL CLOSURE INFORMATION

 

Sherman-Stedman Road and Waits Corners Road Trail Closure
The section of the Westside Overland Trail between Sherman-Stedman Road and Waits Corners Road has been closed to due safety concerns. This section of the trail will be closed for much of2024, until a more permanent solution to address the safety issues is found. Please check back for updates.

 

Brokenstraw State Forest Road Closure
Due to early winter weather conditions, Brokenstraw Forest Road in Brokenstraw State Forest will be temporarily closed to protect public safety and minimize damage to roads. Road traffic in saturated, muddy conditions can degrade forest road surfaces and cause unsafe driving conditions. DEC will reopen roads in late spring when weather conditions improve.  Roads that are part of the Statewide Snowmobile Trail System will open for riding with sufficient snow cover.  Please check back for updates.

 

Mount Pleasant State Forest Road Closure
Due to early winter weather conditions, Spruce Forest and Brumagin Forest Roads in Mount Pleasant State Forest will be temporarily closed to protect public safety and minimize damage to roads. Road traffic in saturated, muddy conditions can degrade forest road surfaces and cause unsafe driving conditions. DEC will reopen roads in late spring when weather conditions improve.  Roads that are part of the Statewide Snowmobile Trail System will open for riding with sufficient snow cover.

 

Beck Forest Road is temporarily closed to the public because of damage caused by high levels of use and abuse.  The campsite at the end of Beck Forest Road is also closed.  This road will re-open when necessary repairs have been made.  Please check back for updates.

 

North Harmony State Forest Road Closure
Due to early winter weather conditions, Snake Forest Road in North Harmony State Forest will be temporarily closed to protect public safety and minimize damage to roads. Road traffic in saturated, muddy conditions can degrade forest road surfaces and cause unsafe driving conditions. DEC will reopen roads in late spring when weather conditions improve. Roads that are part of the Statewide Snowmobile Trail System will open for riding with sufficient snow cover.  Please check back for updates.

 

Whalen Memorial State Forest Road Closure
Due to early winter weather conditions, Whalen Forest Road in Whalen Memorial State Forest will be temporarily closed to protect public safety and minimize damage to roads. Road traffic in saturated, muddy conditions can degrade forest road surfaces and cause unsafe driving conditions. DEC will reopen roads in late spring when weather conditions improve.  Roads that are part of the Statewide Snowmobile Trail System will open for riding with sufficient snow cover. Please check back for updates.

Check out the map below and plan your trip!

Chautauqua Gorge State Forest

 

Trail improvements have been completed in the Chautauqua Gorge State Forest which are not currently reflected on our map.  Please follow the trail markers.