You’ve heard of the Appalachian Trail, but you’re not sure where exactly it is, where exactly it goes, what its purpose is, and if it’s still a thing. Don’t despair!
How to tackle Springer Mountain in a day, with some golden history mixed in.
Two weeks ago, during the first week of the baseball season, my friend Peter and I visited Citi Field to watch the New York Mets host the… Read more “Foxwoods Club at Citi Field is a casino food court inside a ballpark”
The New York-New Jersey Trail Conference suggests blocking off three-and-a-half hours for this six-mile hike that begins at the parking area of Nyack Beach State Park; I knocked it out in two. Your time may vary.
A few Sundays ago, between my two-week Appalachian trip and Thanksgiving, my brood visited Broken Bow Brewery in Tuckahoe. We have Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. in our… Read more “Don’t forget Broken Bow when getting your Hudson Valley beer fix”
The gas station convenience store is uniform in America. No matter where you visit in the contiguous 48, the gas station convenience store is relatively similar to… Read more “Uniformity, sugar, and fast food fuel my road trips”
Saturday morning the car chugged up some state route in New York until, out of nowhere, a wide white sign with a state seal and bold, black… Read more “Entering Massachusetts, an ode to a complicated state”