trails

Hiker Shuttle Service to Adirondack High Peaks Starts Saturday
Since the pandemic, it seems more and more people are hiking the Adirondacks. There are cars parked on the sides of roads and a ton of foot traffic. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has teamed up with Essex County, and the Town of Keene to run a new shuttle system that wil…
Love NY Hikes? Volunteer For Adopt-A-Trail Program
Hiking the Adirondacks and the many trails throughout the Capital Region and beyond is and has been very popular in 2020 because of the pandemic. The New York State Department of Conservation is looking for hikers who want to Adopt-A-Trailhead to volunteer to keep them clean and safe. So if you are …
Frontier Town's New Amusement Park
A few weeks ago my family and I went glamping at the new Frontier Town. The New York State Parks took over the land and made it into a functional campground. I was so impressed with what they did with the old Frontier Town.
Volunteer For I Love My Park Day
Here is your chance to keep our parks, trails and public places clean and beautiful for the season. If you want to volunteer, you can sign up now for a special day to help clean up.
Ski Season Has Been Extended
If you are a ski or snowboarder, good news. Mountains in and around the Capital Region are going to extend the ski season, some up to three extra weeks.
Snowmobilers BEWARE
We should get more snow this weekend and that is good news for snowmobilers. But beware, there was someone setting traps on trails in the Capital Region.
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?