hiking

Wild Plant Could Cause Severe Burns [PIC]
There is a wild plant that grows in the area that is very dangerous to the human touch. The Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is warning hikers to be aware and what to do if you encounter it.
Plans To Control Tick Population
This is supposed to be the worst tick season on record and now New York state is taking different measures to make sure they do everything possible to try and control it.
Hiking In The Winter And Preparing For The Worst
There are beautiful and inviting mountain ranges all around us in the Capital Region. Many hikers chose to enjoy them during the spring and summer months, but there are many that love to hike in the winter too. If you are one of them, here are some tips so you can prepare for the worst case scenario…
Queensbury Mom Captures Rare Phenomenon In Adirondacks (VIDEO)
Dense forest, rugged rock formations, streams and creatures can be found in the beautiful and vast 6 million acre Adirondack Mountains. Of all of it's natural and aesthetic beauty, what was captured on video by a family going for a hike on Thanksgiving Day, may be among it's most rare and …
Adirondack Hiking Advisory
The weather is finally getting warmer and you may want to hit some of the trails in the Adirondacks. Just be careful, the State Department of Environmental Conservation is sending out a warning to all hikers.
5 Easy Local Hikes
You've been wanting to try hiking.  You've been thinking about it. You just don't know how to get started, like, where do you go?