Friday, February 26, 2016
On the eastern edge of Perinton is the High Acres Landfill and Recycling Center.
On the eastern edge of Perinton is the High Acres Landfill and Recycling Center. This 1,000 landfill is owned by Waste Management, and within it is the High Acres Nature Area. The Nature Area is 250 acres dedicated to community trails, wildlife habitat protection and interactive learning. More than 130 resident and migrant bird species have been identified in the area, as well as mink, muskrat beaver, deer, newts and frogs.
With more than 4 miles of trails, the Nature Area is conducive to hiking, nature walks and jogging. Additionally, fishing, bird watching cross country skiing and picnicking can all be experiences within the Nature Area. High Acres Landfill is located at 425 Perinton Parkway, Fairport.