Below are videos from various Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail events and presentations, including interviews from other trail managers who have built and successfully managed multi-use recreation trails in their communities. The below videos speak specifically to how rail-trails have benefited local communities through recreation, health and wellness, and quiet economic generation.
Carl Knoch - Rails to Trails Conservancy
Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail sponsored Carl Knoch of the Rails to Trails Conservancy to discuss trail benefits and economic development at The Roycroft Inn in East Aurora, NY.
Rick Lefeber - Pat McGee Trail
Rick Lefeber built and manages the Pat McGee Trail in Cattaraugus County New York. Rick discusses the profound impact the trail has had on the communities it connects.
Erie Cattaraugus Rail Trail
Experience the beauty and benefits of the proposed 27-mile rail trail through our short video!
Promotional Video of Cattaraugus County's Pat McGee Trail