New York finishes work on 750-mile Empire State Trail

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York State officials say they have finished work on a 750-mile trail for cyclists, hikers and runners that spans the state.

The Empire State Trail is expected to attract 8.6 million residents and tourists a year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said this week.

The trail, most of which is off road, runs north from New York City through the Hudson and Champlain Valleys to Canada, and from Albany west to Buffalo along the Erie Canal.

The project included the creation of more than 180 miles of new off-road trail and also connected 400 miles of previous trails.

“There’s no trail like it in the nation,” Cuomo said in a news release. “Not only does it provide an opportunity to experience the natural beauty and history of New York, but it also gives New Yorkers from every corner of the state a safe outlet for recreation as we continue to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic.”

Panorama Hispano is the regional news and information newspaper for Hispanic and other diverse communities.

US Hispanics are now the largest ethnic minority in the United States numbering 54.2 million as of July 2014. Serving: Buffalo, Rochester, Fredonia, Niagara Falls, NY and Erie, PA. Outside our Market area: Visit our affiliate at: http://www.impremedia.com/

Contact us: Contact@PanoramaHispanoNews.com

Featured News

Dec 7, 2021
Biden-Putin square off for 2 hours as Ukraine tensions mount

By AAMER MADHANI and DASHA LITVINOV WASHINGTON (AP) – Face to face for over two hours, President Joe Biden and […]

Read More
Dec 6, 2021
State stops elective surgeries at 7 Western New York hospitals

NEW YORK — On Monday, Gov. Kathy Hochul's office issued an order calling on 32 hospitals in the state to […]

Read More
Dec 6, 2021
Top 3 things we learned from Bills vs. Patriots | Week 13

By: Chris Brow 1. Intentional grounding The Patriots came into Monday night's game with the 12th ranked rushing attack. Against […]

Read More

popular categories

Copyright © 2021 Panorama Hispano News. All Rights Reserved.
crossmenuchevron-downmenu-circlecross-circle
linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram