Updated monthly, this guide will inspire you to explore New York’s best hiking trails.
Comprehensive guide to the main ruins and more…
Here’s why you should make walking after meals a ritual.
Want classic Gunks terrain, scenic views and a fun cave? Hike this hike.
Overnight oats breakfasts are nutrient-dense powerhouses that fuel your body for day ahead.
The fun hike to Rip’s Rock from Winter Clove Inn leads to one of the key historical Catskills locations — and stunning views.
Unpacking the mysteries of gall wasps and their unique, creepy-beautiful galls
When to watch for black flies, how best to avoid them, how to repel them, and how to treat super-itchy black fly bites.
Here are three great reasons to always walk directly down the middle of every trail, and especially through any mud puddles or water you find on the trail.
A super fun new route (currently under construction) up a steep rugged side of Stissing Mountain.
A short, sharp huffer-hike to a very tall fire tower with amazing views of the Catskills and Taconics.
A route that combines so many strange and disparate elements, it’s unforgettably weird!
A steep but straightforward route to one of the easiest bushwhack summits in the Catskills.
A refreshing perspective on outdoor experiences, emphasizing mindfulness, accessibility, and personal enjoyment.
Is Huckleberry Loop Trail the most beautiful hike in The Catskills? This mile-by-mile guide walks you through it all.
One constant upgrade push that really bugs me is the promotion of water bottles targeted at hikers and outdoor enthusiasts. Overconsumption drives climate change.