Visiting The Town of Hamburg NY
Named after the city of Hamburg in Germany, this town is located south of Buffalo, NY. Hamburg is a prominent town near Lake Erie and Eighteen Mile Creek. Hamburg beach is a frequently visited destination near the town and is highly accessible along the lakefront.
The town also hosts the Erie County Fair, which is the second-largest fair in the state of New York and one of the largest county fairs in the United States. Lastly, Hamburg is 22 miles south of Buffalo, making for a quick 30-minute drive to the city.
ROUTES TO RIDE ON:
Route 62: Driving southward from Hamburg, you can reach Route 62. This long roadway continues south passing Gowanda and Warren, PA until you reach the Allegheny National Forest. There are many other towns and villages throughout this route that are worth visiting or stopping for a short rest. There’s also an option to travel onto the Southern Tier Expressway before entering Pennsylvania and visiting Jamestown and Chautauqua Lake.
The Seaway Trail: This is a large, 518-mile scenic route that goes through much of northern New York State, but also includes parts of Pennsylvania. Through this route, you can travel along Lake Erie (passing northwards beyond Dunkirk), Niagara Falls, Buffalo, Rochester, Lake Ontario and finish near the St. Lawrence River. Passing through many larger cities in Western New York, you can choose to visit many historical destinations along the way.
Peninsula Drive - Erie PA: Driving down southeast to the I-90 you can reach Erie, PA, where the Peninsula Drive is located. This 9 mile ride has been constructed on Presque Isle, which is located on Lake Erie. You can enjoy beautiful views of the lake and sunsets depending on the time of day. There are also campgrounds around the lake area and beaches to enjoy for extended stays around the lakefront.
FIND YOUR RIDE:
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