Video: Rails-to-Trails

Treasures of New York: Rails-to-Trails takes viewers on a unique journey along the various railway corridors that have been repurposed as recreational bike and pedestrian trails. The program traces the history of such rail trails as Manhattan’s High Line and Poughkeepsie’s Walkway Over the Hudson, and explores trails that are in the making, such as the proposed Queensway in New York City.

Read more here: http://www.thirteen.org/programs/treasures-of-new-york/rails-to-trails-uztsz8/