New Haven & Northampton Canal Greenway

The New Haven & Northampton Canal Greenway Alliance represents seven nonprofit groups that make up the 81 mile multi-use greenway in Massachusetts and Connecticut, with a focus on strengthening the tourism and recreational opportunities along the greenway corridor.

8/2022 - New Progress & Gaps page (updated 9/24/2022)

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Groups within the New Haven & Northampton Canal Greenway (north to south)


Friends of Northampton Trails http://fntrails.org/

Northampton, MA

This section is part of the New Haven and Northampton Canal Greenway


Friends of the Manhan Rail Trail https://manhanrailtrail.org/

Easthampton, MA

This section is called the "Manhan Rail Trail"


Southampton Greenway Commission https://townofsouthampton.org/administration/boards-commissions/greenway-committee/

Southampton, MA

This section is called the "Southampton Greenway"


Friends of the Columbia Greenway Rail Trail https://www.columbiagreenway.org/

Westfield, MA

This section is called the "Columbia Greenway Rail Trail"


Friends Of The Southwick Rail Trail https://southwickrailtrail.org/

Southwick, MA
This section is called the "Southwick Rail Trail"


Farmington Valley Trails Council https://fchtrail.org

Plainville, Farmington, Avon, Simsbury, East Granby, Granby, Suffield, CT

This section is part of the "Farmington Canal Heritage Trail". A portion of this section is part of the East Coast Greenway.


Farmington Canal Rail to Trail Association http://fchtrail.org
New Haven, Hamden, Cheshire, Southington, CT

This section is part of the "Farmington Canal Heritage Trail". This entire section is part of the East Coast Greenway.

New Haven & Northampton Canal Greenway overview map