About

Chautauqua Rails to Trails (CR2T) is a non profit corporation whose reason for existence is to acquire, develop and maintain multi purpose recreational trails for public use on or near abandoned railroad rights of way.  CR2T provides safe, attractive trails…

Mission

To acquire, develop and maintain multi-purpose recreational trails on or near abandoned railroad corridors for public use. Vision Our vision is to develop and connect a network of safe and accessible trails for all Chautauqua County families and visitors to…

Trails

CR2T is home to some of the most scenic and serene trails in the area.  Chautauqua County is blessed with beautiful unused rail corridors winding through picturesque countryside vistas and quaint villages.  CR2T provides safe, attractive trails for non motorized…

Events

Opening Day for Trails- April 7, 2018

3/24/2018 April 7, 2018 marks the Rails to Trails Conservancy’s sixth year promoting “Opening Day for Trails.” People across the nation will celebrate by getting out on the trails for a run, walk, or ride. Events are being planned across…

Vandalism at Thayer Road Trailhead

3/24/2018 About a week ago, we became aware of some damage that had been done to the rest stop at the Thayer Road Trailhead. A police report has been filed, but if you have any information that might help track…

CR2T Spring Membership Drive

CR2T is hosting a Spring Membership Drive! Our vision is to develop and connect a network of safe and accessible trails for all Chautauqua families and visitors to the area. Our members are the lifeblood of this organization and without…

CR2T Spring Membership Drive

CR2T is hosting a Spring Membership Drive! Our vision is to develop and connect a network of safe and accessible trails for all Chautauqua families and visitors to the area. Our members are the lifeblood of this organization and without…

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“Keep Moving” by Bill Ward

We’re so lucky to have the talented Bill Ward as a member of the CR2T Board! Check out this catchy tune he wrote for us and performed at our Spring Salute.

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Video- Damage to the Woleben Road Culvert

You have probably read or heard our board members talking about the culvert (tunnel) that passes under the rail trail near Woleben Road in Portland. Without seeing the culvert and the damage that has occurred in person, it can be…

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