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Catella Park - New Island Forest Trails, Oneonta NY

 

Catella Park Trail Profile:

  • Trail Elevation: 1082 ft.
  • Maximum Elevation: 1093 ft.
  • Minimum Elevation: 1066 ft.
  • Cumulative Elevation Change: 27 ft.

Catella Park Trail Surface:

Natural; gravel, soft soil, roots, rocks, grass and wooden bridge surfaces.  Most users will find this trail relatively easy due to the limited changes in elevation.  Be aware that there are loose rocks, roots, overhanging branches, short drops and several bridges on the trail. 

Directions to Catella Park - New Island Forest Trailhead
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Exit I 88 at exit #15 and head north toward the City of Oneonta. At the traffic light with Main Street (Route 7) turn left, and then make an immediate next left on Grand Street. Bear right (by Grummons Funeral Home) onto Division Street, which becomes Prospect Street. Take the second left onto James Georgeson Avenue, over the railroad tracks and into Nehwaha Park. Take the first left onto David Brenner Drive, which parallels the millrace and goes under Lettis Highway into Catella Park. The parking area and trailhead kiosk are on the right.

 

Please review the Catella Park Rules & Etiquette before your ride!