Wallkill Valley Land Trust History

Wallkill Valley Land Trust History

A lot of us walk and bike on various trails not realizing that it takes a lot of people, time and effort to make these trails happen. Not only are there people responsible for creating trails but there are those that help preserve land. The Wallkill Valley Land Trust was created for this purpose, to […]

Luna walks Wallkill Valley Rail Trail

Luna walks Wallkill Valley Rail Trail

It’s Halloween and what do people do on such a day? They hike, or walk. Kids and parents go from house to house, walking, and are getting some time away from their screens. Trick or treating is a great way to get everyone outside and your reward after hours of walking is candy! It’s a […]

Hiking SRT trail to Rainbow Falls with Luna

Hiking SRT trail to Rainbow Falls with Luna

We had ten more miles to go to complete our 101 miles challenge for NYNJTC. Yesterday we grabbed Luna the dolphin, strapped her on my backpack and we went for a hike to see the Rainbow falls. We parked our car on the free parking on the main st 44 highway. This parking area opens […]

Taking Luna to Mongaup Falls

Taking Luna to Mongaup Falls

Since we discovered Mongaup Falls we have gone there a few times already. We even took family and friends here to show them the falls. First, this place is not for everyone and I learned my lesson the hard way. When you’ve been hiking or walking long distances for so many years, you don’t realize […]

Hiking Mount Beacon Casino Trail to Rainbow Falls Loop

Hiking Mount Beacon Casino Trail to Rainbow Falls Loop

Who knew that Mount Beacon had some amazing hiking trails and mountain views? I certainly did not. For some reason, we never explored Beacon other than going to the flea market and estate sales. This time we were on a mission to see what Mt Beacon has to offer and we were not disappointed. We […]

Minnewaska Waterfall Wednesday Hike

Minnewaska Waterfall Wednesday Hike

Today we decided to go to Minnewaska for waterfall Wednesday. We need a lot more miles to finish our 101 miles challenge for NYNJTC and this spot is a great place to do to add on to them. After leaving the house we stopped at Walmart to purchase a portable power bank because the three […]

Hiking Long Path Section 17

Hiking Long Path Section 17

We are finally back on our journey and resuming from Long Path section 17. Our long path journey stopped last time due to the snow and not having two cars. I’m sure the snow will stop us again soon but until then we want to get more of the sections done. Thanks to Nihad’s friend […]