Tagged: hike

lake george

Cat & Thomas Mountains, Lake George

Finally, I was heading to the Adirondacks for the weekend. I hadn’t been up that way in probably 20 years. I bought the National Geographic Adirondack Map for the Lake George area, read 50...

chapman falls

Denali Outdoor: Halloween Hike

Event name: Halloween Hike Event description: Come join us on a Halloween themed hike in the woods.  We will be exploring one of Connecticut’s many “haunted” sites where we will learn about local folklore...

dead man's point

Green Lakes State Park, NY

On our road trip to Michigan Jayne and I stayed with my cousin Emily just outside of Syracuse, NY to help break up the trip. She was very excited that we gave ourselves enough...

kayak stonington

July 4th Safety Tips

Connecticut DEEP Press Release As July 4th Weekend Approaches DEEP Recommends How to be Safe on Land and Sea   With the July 4th holiday weekend upon us, the 2015 summer outdoor recreation season is in...

Pine Creek bridge

Branford Trolley Trail

Less than hundred years ago a trolley could take you from New Haven all the way into Stony Creek in Branford. It was considered a fast, affordable, and reliable means of public transportation. But...

Devil's Hopyard group

National Trails Day Recap

It was another successful National Trails Day here in Connecticut. The weekend of June 6th saw over 225 events take place in the state to celebrate. Our staff led three of those hikes and...

walls and ferns

Darling Road Preserve – Salem

I have walked many miles, on many occasions, in the Hartman Park Preserve in Lyme, CT on Gungy Rd. However, I have never hiked any of the neighboring preserves in Salem, just a short...

cascade

Cascade Path Video

Enjoy the sounds of rushing cascades along Cascade Path in Waterville Valley, NH. My favorite way to get to Cascade Path is to hike up Snow’s Mountain. The hike up the slopes is steep...

Inhaler and St. Elias

Vasque Inhaler Low

Product: Vasque Inhaler Low Hiking Shoe Best uses for this product: Hiking Speed on the trail Key aspects of the product: The Vasque Inhaler Low was built to go fast on the trail while...