Spanish Silver Mine – Harriman State Park

December‎ ‎9‎, ‎2018 – Woodbury, NY Difficulty: Moderate Length: Approximately 4.2 miles Max elevation: 1200 ft.– total elevation gain 730 ft. Route type: Out and back Map: Harriman-Bear Mountain Trails Map #119 Trailhead parking: Silver […]

Silver Mine Lake Loop – Harriman State Park

April 16, 2017 – Woodbury, NY Difficulty: moderate Length: approximately 4.5 miles Route type: circuit Map: Harriman-Bear Mountain Trails Map 119 Trailhead parking: Old Silver Mine Ski Center   Silver Mine Ski Center was once a popular […]

Cranberry Mine and Black Mountain Loop – Harriman State Park

February 17, 2018 – Woodbury, NY Difficulty: Moderate Length: Approximately 6 miles Max elevation: 1,200 ft.– total elevation gain approximately 898 ft. Route type: Lollipop Loop Map: Harriman-Bear Mountain Trails Map #119 Trailhead parking: Silver Mine Picnic […]

Cranberry Mine – Harriman State Park

February 26, 2017 – Woodbury, NY Difficulty: easy Length: approximately 2.5 miles Route type: circuit Map: Harriman-Bear Mountain Trails Map   There are numerous mines all throughout Harriman State Park. I have visited a few of them and […]

Lewis Mine and Stockbridge Mountain – Harriman State Park

February 19, 2017 – Woodbury, NY Difficulty: Moderate Length: Approximately 5 miles Max elevation: 1,320 ft.– total elevation gain 730 ft. Route type: Circuit Map: Harriman-Bear Mountain Trails Map This hike was on my calendar for […]

Leon Levy Preserve

June 20, 2020 – South Salem, NY Difficulty: Easy – moderate Length: Approximately 4 miles Max elevation: 764 ft. – total elevation gain: approximately 485 ft. Route type: Circuit Map: Leon Levy Preserve Trail Map […]

Mount Lamentation Loop from Giuffrida Park

A moderate loop hike along the ridge of Mount Lamentation with panoramic views, returning along the scenic of Crescent Lake.

1945 Plane Crash Site – Bald Hill

Hike up to the site where a plane crashed and claimed the lives of six Navy Veterans on Bald Hill in 1945.

East Rock Park Loop

March‎ ‎24‎, ‎2019 – New Haven, Connecticut Difficulty: Easy – Moderate Length: Approximately 3.2 miles Max elevation: 365 ft.– total elevation gain approximately 461 ft. Route type: Circuit Map: East Rock Park Map Trailhead parking: […]

Montrose Point State Forest & George’s Island Park

‎October‎ ‎28‎, ‎2018 – Montrose, NY Difficulty: Easy Length: Approximately 4.3 miles Max elevation: 144 ft.– total elevation gain approximately 314 ft. Route type: Circuit Map: Montrose Point State Forest Map – George’s Island Park Map (outdated) […]