Ulster County Rail Trail Project

Vision: Develop a public recreational trail from Kingston to and along the Ashokan Reservoir that will link the Hudson River and Walkway over the Hudson to the Catskill Park and create a world-class tourism destination.


  • Connect Kingston neighborhoods to Catskill Park & Ashokan Reservoir
  • Expand tourism business in Ulster County and Hudson Valley region
  • Increase outdoor recreation opportunities and promote healthy lifestyles
  • Provide “car-free” transportation options
  • Create links to the Hurley/ O&W Rail Trail & Wallkill Valley Rail Trail

December 12th, Announcement



Catskill Mountain Railroad Corridor - Why Trail is the Right Choice - Planner's Memorandum
Catskill Mountain Rail Trail - Powerpoint presentation from 04/15/13
Parks & Trails New York - Trail Letter
Parks & Trails New York Review of Ulster and Delaware Rail with Trail Proposal

National Parks Service