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A Late Fall Hike in Saxon Woods

Back when Fall 2016 was starting to wrap up, and the temperature had dropped fairly low, we went on a hike up in Saxon Woods. The park is 700 acres of hiking, playgrounds, and sports fields, including a pool. The … Continue reading

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Mills Reservation Hike in Essex County

In late October, 2016, we took a trip to Essex County in NJ to hike Mills Reservation. It is a hilly hike that offers a nice view of NYC from the top of the mountain trail. It’s a pretty easy … Continue reading

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Artwork at Teaneck Creek

Included in the hike at the Teaneck Creek Conservancy, are many examples of artwork. The first noticeable examples are some sculptures in the parking lot. But throughout the hike are murals, statues, and various wood designs that give the hike … Continue reading

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Teaneck Creek Conservancy in the Palisades

In the town of Teaneck, NJ lies a nice level hike inside the Teaneck Creek Conservancy. The trails are mostly well maintained (some are very thin, but most are wide and there are a lot of wooden planked ones). There … Continue reading

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Animal Encounters in the Marshland Conservancy

As posted last week, I went on a hike in the Marshlands Conservancy in Rye, NY. This is not a pet friendly hike, as there are lots of wild animals who live in the conservancy and you can come across … Continue reading

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A Day Trip to the Marshlands Conservancy in Rye, NY

Took a day trip up to Rye, NY to do a nice easy hike in the Marshlands Conservancy. You can easily reach it from NYC by taking Metro North. The Conservancy itself is about a mile away from the train … Continue reading

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Atop Sleeping Beauty Mountain

On a trip to the Adirondacks, we opted to try a new hike (for us) with Sleeping Beauty Mountain. We parked in the first parking lot (which I now do not recommend) and began the 2 mile hike to the … Continue reading

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