List of rail trails in the United States

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This is a list of rail trails in the United States of America.

Multi-State[edit]

Alabama[edit]

Alaska[edit]

Arizona[edit]

Arkansas[edit]

California[edit]

Colorado[edit]

Connecticut[edit]

Delaware[edit]

Florida[edit]

Georgia[edit]

Idaho[edit]

Illinois[edit]

Indiana[edit]

Iowa[edit]

Kansas[edit]

Kentucky[edit]

In planning/under construction[edit]

  • C&O Rail Trail, from Lexington to Coalton
  • K&I Bridge, would utilize the former and now abandoned automobile lanes

Louisiana[edit]

Maine[edit]

Maryland[edit]

Massachusetts[edit]

Michigan[edit]

Minnesota[edit]

Mississippi[edit]

Missouri[edit]

Montana[edit]

Nebraska[edit]

Nevada[edit]

  • Historic Railroad Hiking Trail

New Hampshire[edit]

New Jersey[edit]

New Mexico[edit]

Category:Rail trails in New Mexico

New York[edit]

North Carolina[edit]

In planning/under construction[edit]

Ohio[edit]

In planning/under construction[edit]

  • B&O Trail, Athens County; ten miles of recently purchased former B&O railroad grade in the eastern county; a Washington County group (MATAC) is working on an extension into Washington County
  • Owl Creek Trail, Knox County

Oregon[edit]

Pennsylvania[edit]

Rhode Island[edit]

South Carolina[edit]

In planning/under construction[edit]

South Dakota[edit]

Tennessee[edit]

  • Cumberland River Bicentennial Trail, a trail that runs from downtown Nashville to Ashland City[59]
  • Railroad Grade Road, a five-mile long paved road/trail; a former section of the old East Tennessee and Western North Carolina line west of Roan Mountain
  • Shelby Farms Greenline, a 6.6 mile trail using the previous CSX rail right-of-way in Shelby County; an additional 7 miles are planned
  • Vollintine and Evergreen (V&E greenline), a 1.7 mile trail using the former L&N rail right of way in Memphis[60]

In planning/under construction[edit]

  • Greater Memphis Greenline, a system of trails in the Memphis area
  • The Tweetsie Trail, a ten-mile trail connecting Johnson City and Elizabethton over the route of the old ET&WNC line; the first 7.1-mile section opened in August 2014[61]

Texas[edit]

  • Caprock Canyons State Park and Trailway, a 64.25 mile trail 100 miles southeast of Amarillo
  • Denton Branch Rail Trail, 8 mile trail
  • Harrisburg-Sunset Trail, 5 mile trail in Houston
  • Katy Trail, a 3.5 mile recreational trail that runs along the abandoned right-of-way of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas (Katy) Railroad in Dallas
  • Lake Mineral Wells State Trailway, a 20-mile trail 50 miles west of Fort Worth
  • MKT Hike and Bike Trail, 6 miles, Houston Heights
  • Northeast Texas Trail, 130 miles under construction with 70 non-continuous miles open, between Farmersville (20 miles east of DFW metroplex) and New Boston (Arkansas border)[62]

In planning/under construction[edit]

  • Columbia Tap, 4 miles, Houston[63]

Utah[edit]

In planning/under construction[edit]

  • Parley's Trail, 8 mile trail between Sugar House and the Jordan River, mostly along the D&RGW Sugar House Branch corridor[67][68]

Vermont[edit]

Virginia[edit]

In planning/under construction[edit]

Washington[edit]

Washington, D.C.[edit]

West Virginia[edit]

Wisconsin[edit]

Wyoming[edit]

  • City of Casper Trail System, includes several miles of former Union Pacific rail line converted to concrete and gravel paths stretching from the downtown area, east into Evansville

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