rail trail


rail trail
'rail trail
n AmE
a path that used to be a railway track but that has been covered with a hard surface for people to walk, run, or ride bicycles on

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Rail trail — is a term for a trail that makes use of a railroad right of way (ROW). A rail trail can be either a rail to trail , created in a right of way where the railway has been discontinued, or a rail with trail , created in a right of way where the… …   Wikipedia

  • rail trail — /ˈreɪl treɪl/ (say rayl trayl) noun a disused railway line which has been converted into a track for walkers or cyclists …   Australian English dictionary

  • Walden–Wallkill Rail Trail — Coordinates: 41°34′28″N 74°10′52″W / 41.57434°N 74.1811°W / 41.57434; 74.1811 …   Wikipedia

  • Dutchess Rail Trail — The Dutchess Rail Trail is a 12 mile (19 km) rail trail that stretches from Poughkeepsie east and south to Hopewell Junction. It occupies the right of way of the former Central New England Railway s abandoned Maybrook Line.[1] Construction… …   Wikipedia

  • Otago Central Rail Trail — On the Otago Central Rail Trail Length 150 km[1] Location Otago Region, New Zealand …   Wikipedia

  • Norwottuck Rail Trail — Looking east from the western trail head Length 9.5 miles (15 km) Location Northampton, Massachusetts to Belchertown, Massachusetts …   Wikipedia

  • Nashua River Rail Trail — The Nashua River Rail Trail at the Groton School Pond in Groton, MA The Nashua River Rail Trail is a 12.5 mile (20.1 km) paved mixed use rail trail in northern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire under control of the Massachusetts… …   Wikipedia

  • East Gippsland Rail Trail — MelbourneBikePath DESCRIPTION=East Gippsland Rail Trail Signage NAME=East Gippsland Rail Trail LENGTH=96 km DIFFICULTY=Easy to medium HILLS=Extended shallow gradients, short hills to and from original track height, undulating hills… …   Wikipedia

  • Otago Central Rail Trail — Legende …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • North Bend Rail Trail — Coordinates: 39°17′06″N 80°58′14″W / 39.285°N 80.97056°W / 39.285; 80.97056 …   Wikipedia