34 miles
Distance
527 ft
Climb
-446 ft
Descent
615 ft
High Point

The Genesee Valley Greenway State Park is a 90-mile open space corridor that follows the route of the Genesee Valley Canal (1840-1878 ) and the Pennsylvania Railroad Rochester Branch (1882-1963) from the Erie Canalway Trail in Rochester's Genesee Valley Park to the Village of Cuba in Allegany County. The Greenway will eventually extend to Hinsdale in Cattaraugus County.

This section represents the longest unbroken portion of the trail Starting on Scottsville Road south of the Rochester airport and ending at Ridge Road outside the village of Sonyea.

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag freeskier6291 (Apr 18, 2017 at 17:46)
 At about 12.5 miles, you hit the Lehigh Trail, a primarily eastward(from the Genesee Valley Greenway)trail that will take you to the Monroe/Ontario Countys' lines, just past Mendon. Not far north from Mendon you will find Powder Mills park and the Erie Canal. WORD!
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More Stats for Genesee Valley Greenway (Rochester to Sonyea) mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    82 ft
  • Altitude min
    521 ft
  • Altitude start
    522 ft
  • Altitude end
    605 ft
  • Grade
    0.045%
  • Grade max
    -7.376%
  • Grade min
    9.554%
  • Distance climb
    15 miles
  • Distance down
    12 miles
  • Distance flat
    7 miles
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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