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The GREAT LAKES Seaway Trail

The Seaway Trail is 518+ miles. The Great Lakes Seaway Trail is a great resource for information on areas outside of western New York.

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LESTC serves as a tourism and visitors center for the western segment of the NYS Seaway Trail system.

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Located at 4968 Lake Shore Rd, Hamburg, NY 14075

PO Box 149, Lake View, NY 14085



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Welcome to a New Season- 2014!

We have been working hard all winter to bring you some amazing events for the 2014 season. Here is what we have coming up:

Friday, May 2, 2014- Luna Over Lake Erie- The Buffalo Astronomical Association will be bringing back their telescopes for us to watch the moon set over Lake Erie. See our pictures from our April event.

Saturday, May 31, 2014-  Annual Open House- This year we will not only be bringing back some of our favorites from last years events but join us for Zumba, yoga, face painting, music, food and more.


Stay tuned for many other events we will be bringing you!



‘FALL’ Into A Book 2013 Author Fair

A first for the Town of Hamburg, the Lake Erie Seaway Trail Center will be holding an author fair entitled ‘FALL’ Into A Book on Saturday, September 28 from 10:00 am- 3:00 pm.  Additional parking at the Frontier Educational Center.

Many authors from NY to the West Coast will be in attendance! (Sports, paranormal, children’s, historical, non-fiction, fiction, true crime)

This is a great opportunity for the Town of Hamburg community to embrace the love of reading and share it with each other and their children.

The authors in attedance are:  Tim O’Shei, Jeff Schober, David Smeltz, Rob Gallitto, Tim Shaw, Alison Smith, Kevin Sylvester, Pam Logan, Anthony Antek, Cheryl Pula, Jeanne Selander Miller, Gary and Justin Van Riper, Charles Benoit, Cliff Fazzolari, Nancy Best, Mark Privateer, Ellen Dunwoodie, Debbie Gromek, Edward Averett,

For more information, click on our events tab on the right.

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