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I've been visiting this Nature Preserve since the 1960s, when the cellar-holes of the old dwellings were still prominent, and I still love it and recommend it. The birds and turtles are great, you can observe beaver activity, and it's a favorite fishing spot!! I'm...More
I thoroughly enjoy riding my bike and walking your trails . The wildlife and beautiful greenery in this area are wonderful. You guys do a nice job with the trails . Keep up the good work.
JP Buit Sr
Clifton Park, NY
New York wanderings: great walking and biking trail. Curving along the shoreline of the Mohawk River and forming the southern boundary of the Town of Clifton Park, the Vischer Ferry Nature & Historic Preserve, is a natural area and historic place of more than 700...More
This Nature Preserve has many parking access points so that you may experience as much or as little of the walk as you wish. The paths are actually the ones trodden by the beasts of burden pulling barges along the Erie Canal, back in the...More
Just needed to fill an hour between commitments and found this on Trip Adv. it’s a beautiful little area, lush with plants and water and history as well. Very walkable and biking too. Suitable for all fitness levels. Signage or carry maps would help tho....More
History abounds in upstate New York. Remember reading about the Erie Canal in your school days? Well, get out and walk on the flat gravel and dirt trail and experience what others did long ago. My wife and I visit the Vischer Preserve from time...More
We loved to bike the trails during the warm months. The trails are marked and the offer great views of the river. You can carry your fishing rod and cast along the river if you like. Pack a snack and sit along the river and...More