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Take a Walk!
Exploring Downtown Gloversville

Downtown Gloversville Historic Walk

Walk in the footsteps of the glove workers and railroad employees as you explore Downtown Gloversville and see the architecture of buildings that have been in existence for over 100 years. For a map of the trail and more information, click here.

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Gloversville Little Library Trail

Explore Downtown and grab a book for the journey home! Stops include the Gloversville Public Library, a used book store, and little libraries at parks where you can sit and enjoy the outdoors while diving into a good book. For a map of the trailn, click here.

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Gloversville's Parks and Greenspaces

Explore Gloversville through its many parks and greenspaces. For a complete list, click here.

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Visit Gloversville’s History and DRI Projects On 

Self-Guided Walk

Whether you are discovering Gloversville for the first time, or you are a tourist in your own city, take this new self-guided walk that highlights both historic buildings and those being transformed through the $10 Million Downtown Revitalization Initiative Grant (DRI). Click here for the guide.

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FJ&G Rail Trail

While the trail runs through a big portion of Fulton County, the main trail passes through the City of Gloversville and follows a portion of Cayadutta Creek. Trail parking can be found at Trail Station Park on West Fulton Street. For a trail map, click here.

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Fulton Montgomery Quilt Barn Trail

The Fulton Montgomery Quilt Barn Trail is located in upstate New York with at least five stops in Downtown Gloversville. To get the full trail map, click here, and for Downtown locations, click here.

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Gloversville's Greenspaces Great for Birding

Whether it be mallards in the Cayadutta Creek or robins at Elk Street Park, birding is a great way to the outdoors. For Gloversville’s greenspaces, click here and for the DEC Bird Challenge, click here.


Welcome to Downtown Gloversville, where we have a vibrant, historic, interesting city that is very walkable to explore! Whether you are an urban hiker that explores points of interest around the city that you hike in, or meander as you view nature, examine architecture and enjoy the sights and sounds of a new place, Gloversville is the perfect small city for traversing. Find the hidden gems in Downtown Gloversville as you use these walking urban trails.

Of course, exploring on your own is always fun, too! Be sure to stop and visit our Downtown businesses while you enjoy your journey through Gloversville. Click here for our Downtown Business Guide so you can map out your best shopping routes!

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