The Great Lakes Seaway Trail byway parallels the St. Lawrence Seaway and Great Lakes in New York and Pennsylvania. This adventure includes Niagara Falls; 1000 Islands; 29 lighthouses; War of 1812, farm, and nature sites; welcoming harbors, world-class sportfishing, bridges/ferries to/from Canada, and the Seaway Trail Discovery Center.
Midway between Manhattan and Montreal, the Lakes to Locks Passage lets you experience the interconnected waterway that shaped the destiny of North America. By bike, foot, boat, train, or car, you will discover charming small cities, rural landscapes and Adirondack hamlets with diverse historic, natural, cultural, and recreational sites.
Visit New York's historic canal system and see the locks and bridges that made canal transport possible for almost two centuries. The Mohawk Towpath Byway links scenic, recreational, and historic resources. Architecture from the 18th and 19th centuries endures, as do the landscape and the perseverance of the canal builders.
Other Byways in New York
As a service, we strive to include information on all byways or backways in New York on this website. This list may be incomplete or contain byways that overlap.
- Adirondack Trail
- Black River Trail
- Bronx River Parkway
- Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway
- Central Adirondack Trail
- Dude Ranch Trail
- High Peaks Scenic Byway (NYS Route 73)
- Military Trail
- North Fork Trail
- Olympic Trail
- Revolutionary Trail
- Roosevelt-Marcy Trail
- Route 20 Scenic Byway
- Scenic Route 90
- Shawangunk Mountains Scenic Byway
- Southern Adirondack Trail
- Upper Delaware Scenic Byway (Route 97)
- Western New York Southtowns Scenic Byway