Mohonk Mountain House

Mohonk Mountain House Hike

Hikes, Travel

This is a real, climbing-over-rocks, sweat-pouring-out-of-you kind of hike. Especially if you do the labyrinth section, which is an entire section of combined rock-scrambling and spelunking.

Minnewaska State Park

Minnewaska State Park Preserve

Hikes, Travel

This place is gorgeous, and is perfect for both avid hikers or people just looking to hang out by the lake. There’s a parking lot that’s right near a picnic area, a food truck, and a lovely view of the lake. It has miles and miles of trails for you to enjoy.

Anthony's Nose

Anthony’s Nose

Day Trips, Hikes

Here’s a look at our first hike of the season last April. We chose a fairly easy one to start. It’s so easy that you’ll see there are some kids that went and did this hike as well.

sam's point

Sam’s Point Hike

Day Trips, Hikes

If I had to pick the best thing that happened to me in 2015, it would be my accidental discovery that I love hiking. Luckily I live in the tri-state area, where the amount of hiking that can be done…

Bull Hill / Mt.Taurus Hike

Day Trips, Hikes

I accidentally picked up hiking as a hobby when I looked up possible day trips out of the city and found an entry on Cold Spring, NY, which included a hike up Bull Hill (not really a hill). One site…

Bayard Cutting Arboretum

Day Trips, Hikes

Fueled by the fact that Mike won’t be around all of July and our desire to do some hiking on our upcoming trip to Jeju Island in Korea, we set out to do our first practice “hike” somewhere in Long…