NOTE: The Rail Trail cannot be closed at any time for any event.
Wallkill Valley Land Trust’s (WVLT’s) continued to balance the needs of all our users with those groups wishing to hold an organized event or special activity on the 22+ mile Wallkill Valley Rail Trail. Read our requirements for holding events on the Rail Trail, which describes the approval process as well as the guidelines for use.
NOTE: Policy and application updated for 2021 to reflect increase pressure of use and event interests. Please review each carefully.
READ FIRST – EVENT POLICY
Organized or private hikes, walks, runs, or rides using the Rail Trail with LESS than 25 individuals do NOT require an event permit*
*The term “individuals” includes estimated participants, event organizers and spectators combined.
RAIL TRAIL EVENT APPLICATION