• large wooden spikes jut out from a large wooden angular wall lit by sunlight. verdant grass surrounds it.

    Fort Stanwix

    National Monument New York

Bicycling Information

Fort Stanwix National Monument is accessible by bicycle by way of the trails along the Erie Canal National Heritage Corridor. Fort Stanwix sits a mile from the original canal site, at the center of New York, and welcomes all travelers.

Here are internet links of affiliated organizations to assist you in your bicycling travels:

Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor --official site

Parks & Trails New York

Western Erie Canal Heritage Corridor Commission

Did You Know?

a man with a bold wide face and broad shoulders

Before his treasonous behavior in 1780, Benedict Arnold served valiantly as an American General during the Campaign of 1777 at both American Fort Stanwix/Schyuler and at the Battles of Saratoga. More...