The Greatest Generation Trail

WWII warplanes, New Deal paintings, and Civilian Conservation Corps stonework all embody The Greatest Generation on this historic and nostalgic trail. 
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TOTAL TIME TO DO THE TRAIL: 4 Hours

stop1-01National Warplane Museum

http://fingerlakeswest.com/do/history-culture/421-1941-historical-aircraft-group-museum

warplaneWestern NY’s only hands-on warplane museum operating with an active runway, dedicated to restoring, preserving, and displaying old and rare aircrafts in flying condition.

stop1-01New Deal Gallery

http://livingstonarts.org/new-deal-gallery/

newdealA stunning exhibit of paintings created through the federal government’s Works Progress Administration (WPA) during the Great Depression.

stop1-01Civilian Conservation Corps Stonework Exhibit

http://www.letchworthparkhistory.com

cccletchwortheditAfter hiking in Letchworth State Park, stop to admire the picnic areas, stone walls, cabins and more built by young men in the Civilian Conservation Corps in the 1920s and 1930s.