Tarr-Young Natural Area

Total distance: 0.15 miles

Difficulty level(s): moderate

Cornell Botanic Gardens Tarr-Young Natural Area hosts a section of the Finger Lakes Trail, which begins in the parking lot and ascends a wooded hillside within this this 15 acre preserve. A boardwalk trail passes over seeps at the toe of the slope before ascending through hemlock and hardwood forests with a rich diversity of wildflowers.

Portions of this trail system are also included in the Finger Lakes Trail system.

Trailhead GPS Coordinates

Latitude: 42.37789917
Longitude: -76.27819824

Parking Locations

Trail Attributes

  • Good for Hiking
  • Good for Snowshoeing
  • Unique Wildlife Viewing

More Info

Part of interconnected trail system: Yes

Trail Surface: Earth

Trail Markers: white blaze

Hunting is allowed on this trail - use caution.

This trail is closed during firearm deer hunting season.

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