New York’s Erie Canal Route Overview

New York's Erie Canal Trip Elevation Profile

New York’s Erie Canal Route Overview

The towpath that runs parallel to the Erie Canal is a smooth, flat ride. Enjoy four days riding on a mix of crushed limestone surface and paved bike paths. Besides minor elevation changes over longer distances, the Erie Canal tour is a smooth, easy trip for beginners. Check out the routes in the interactive map below.


To check out the tour overview, follow the link for Erie Canal details.

Wilderness Voyageurs operates bike tours around the US, choose from road rides, rail trail tours, or mountain bike tours.  We are based in Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania, right next to the Great Allegheny Passage.

Wilderness Voyageurs

103 Garrett Street

Ohiopyle PA, 15470