Four years ago, my wife and I hiked with some friends to a small summit up in the Hudson Valley of New York. For the early evening… Read more “The 5 Best Beers For The Summit”
Proof of my first hike exists publicly. Back in April 2009, I drove to Minnewaska State Park Preserve in New York because I wanted to shoot some… Read more “My Love Affair with Hiking”
The population of Hiawassee, Georgia, is fewer than 1,000, and yet the town is an important stop along the Appalachian Trail. For thru-hikers heading north, it’s typically… Read more “Quick Road Trip: Hiawassee, Georgia”
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!
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.