Visit the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail which covers approximately 84 miles from New Haven, CT to Northampton, MA. Come enjoy rich history lessons and all the wonder that nature offers. Walk, run, bike or blade and enjoy a wonderful greenway.

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Contact Information

The Farmington Canal Rail-to-Trail Association
940 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, Ct 06517

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Upcoming Events:


New Haven Bike Month Trail Ride RESCHEDULED for Sunday May 24th
New Haven Bike Month Trail Ride RESCHEDULED for Sunday May 24th. More.


Trail walk with the New Haven Mayor
Take a leisurely stroll with New Haven Mayor Toni Harp and celebrate Trails Day in the city! Walk leaves at 9 am from Scantlebury Park, on the trail just north of Lock Street. Walk lasts less than an hour.  More.


National Trails Day, Saturday, June 6th
Celebrate National Trails Day and Walk the Locks of the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail! More.


New Haven Festival of Arts & Ideas Bike Ride on the Trail, Saturday June 13th


Bike-to-Work Breakfast on the Trail at Yale, Friday June 19th


Connecticut Folk Festival and Green Expo, September 12th

Contact Us

The Farmington Canal Rail-To-Trail Association
940 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT-06517

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