Interloken Trail


Area Status: Open

The Interloken Trail traverses the Forest from north to south and is a branch of the Finger Lakes Trail  system. It passes through various terrain and vegetation. Southern portions are somewhat steeper and more  forested; northern portions are flatter, more open, and travel through pasture lands. Please close gates  behind you. This trail can be wet in the spring and fall. Plan a stop at the Foster Pond and Teeter Pond  areas or make a shorter loop hike with one of the several intersecting trails. There are outstanding vistas to  the west, including views of Seneca Lake.

Recreation Map

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Activities

Mountain Biking

The Interloken trail traverses the Forest from north to south and is a branch of the Finger Lakes Trail system. It passes through various terrain and vegetation. Southern portions are somewhat steeper and more forested; northern portions are flatter, more open, and travel through pasture lands. This trail can be wet in the spring and fall. Plant a stop at the Foster Pond and Teeter Pond areas or make a shorter loop hike with on the several intersecting trails. There are outstanding vistas to the west, including views of Seneca Lake. Note: Mountain bikes are only allowed on the north end of the trail, essentially north of the intersection with the Burn Hill Trail (near the Blueberry Patch Campground)

  • Length: 6 miles (one way) – allowable for Mountain Biking
  • Max Elevation Change: 560 feet
  • Blaze: Orange

Backpacking

The total length of this trail is 12 miles one way. The max elevation change is 560 feet and the average hike time is about 12 hours round trip. 

Camping is available at either the Blueberry Patch Campground for a fee or you can camp anywhere on forest property. 

 

Horse Riding

The 12 mile interloced trall allows horseback riding on the south end to Burnt Hill Trail and on north end between Seneca and Parmenter Roads. All trails are closed to horses from March 15 through May 1 due to muddy conditions. 

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Trail Partners on the Green Mountain and Finger Lakes National Forests

Location

 
  Latitude : 
42.469872

  Longitude : 
-76.799867