November 29, 2014 – Springhouse Run
Head out to the canal and go towards Pittsford. Exit the canal near the town of Pittsford Highway department, and take the connector trail to the Auburn Trail. Cross over French Rd and stay on the trail until you are opposite the Springhouse Commons. Cross over 31 and pick up the old Erie Canal trail behind Wegmans. Cross over French, then turn left onto the Barge Canal and follow the canal all the way back to the basin. Distance is 11.6 miles.
For 14 miles – when you get back to the canal, turn right and follow the canal over to Edgewood. Turn around and follow the canal all the way back.
For 16 miles – keep heading west on the canal until you get to Winton, then turn around and follow the canal all the way back.
For an 8 mile route – go out and back on the canal. When you get to Rt. 31 the second time, past the railroad bridge, turn around and retrace your steps.
For 10 miles – stay on the canal to Clover, and turn around.