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 […]

Visiting Witch’s Hole Waterfall after Rainfall

Visiting Witch's Hole Waterfall after Rainfall

If you want to check out Witch’s Hole waterfall, you need to make sure the weather conditions are just right. Too much rain and it can be a challenge to get to the waterfall. Not enough rain and you’ll enjoy a low, barely-visible waterfall. To us it was still magical but if you’re driving up […]

Exploring Witch’s Hole Waterfall

Exploring Witch's Hole Waterfall

Last time we were in Ellenville NY we were looking for this secret “Witch’s Hole Waterfall” which we did not find. Today, we finally found it, thanks to previous hikers. If you wish to see this waterfall, wear long pants, proper shoes and follow the mostly unmarked trail. Witch’s Hole Falls Once we got here […]

Hiking to See the Solar Eclipse 2021

Hiking to See the Solar Eclipse 2021

June 10th was the first solar eclipse of 2021. We got up late, five in the morning, jumped out of bed, got dressed and left the house. Our plan was to go to Roosa Gap fire tower and watch the eclipse but once we got there we were shocked. The parking lot was full and […]

Hiking Long Path Section 14 Into 15

Hiking Long Path Section 14 Into 15

Long Path Section 14 is done. We started the journey by jumping out of bed, having coffee and toast and feeding the cats. We parked at Mt Meenagha Rd and South Gully Road by South Gully entrance. After finishing the hill again and reaching Sam’s Point this is where the section starts from. I was […]

Exploring the New Mamakating Fitness Trail

Exploring the New Mamakating Fitness Trail

The Mamakating Fitness Trail is open for business! While we’ve lived in Wurtsboro since 2013, we’ve only been to Mamakating Park a handful of times. Those times involved us playing tennis, me not being any good, and Nihad giving up on taking us there. In high school I tried out for the tennis team but […]