If you’ve never hiked in winter, this is a great page to get started on your winter hike journey.
Are you willing to give up outdoor life for months on end? The hell you are. The benefits of winter hiking far outweigh the risks of staying inside for months on end.
Hate the coldest season? With a little extra gear and prep, and these winter hiking tips, you can stay warm and dry and hike into the wilderness for an incredible adventure.
The Catskill Mountains are located in New York State, south of Albany and west of the Hudson River.
This master geo-map lists my trail guides visually.
Winter hiking essentials — crucial gear and intel to hike safely this winter.
Look, the AllTrails app is fine. I use AllTrails. My friends use AllTrails. We all use AllTrails. BUT…
When that Adirondack fall foliage hits, you don’t want to miss it. Here’s a selection of incredible hikes to view the ADK extravaganza.
Here are the best hiking trails near Woodstock, New York. All kid-friendly so the whole family can enjoy a deep nature excursion.
This is a great 2-minute project. Shorten your reservoir hose and enjoy every future hike that little bit more.
The best hiking apps broken into four categories: navigation/planning, field identification, photography, and fun.
This up-to-date list of the best Catskills cafes and restaurants will help make your next pre- or post-hike chow extra-awesome.
Camping in the Catskills? This comprehensive list of resources, regulations and gear tips will help get you ready for your first Catskills campout.
If you’re looking for a new pair of hiking boots, this list of hiking boot brands and models will get you started with great recommendations.
The best scenic Catskills views? Often, they’re not the ones you'll find in any guidebook.
Plan, prepare and shoot the perfect sunrise or sunset photo. Here’s everything you need to know.
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