TRIP REPORT: Reeves Brook / Seven Hills Loop via Reeves Meadow – Harriman State Park, NY 10-30-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Reeves Meadow Visitor Center Miles Round Trip: ~4.5 Elevation Gain: ~750   Harriman is quickly becoming our go to place for local hikes when time is limited and this occasion was no different. We were expecting thunderstorms late in the day so we knew we only had a few hours at best to get a […]

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TRIP REPORT: Dix Range in One Day – Adirondacks, NY 6-27-15

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Elk Lake Miles Round Trip: ~17 Elevation Gain: ~5,500 ft Total Time: ~8.5hrs Hike Highlights: Dix (4,857 ft), Macomb (4,405 ft), Hough (4,400 ft), South Dix (Carson Peak) (4,060 ft), Grace Peak (East Dix) (4,012 ft)   This post dated trip report covers a trip that occurred prior to the creation of this blog. Since I am writing this […]

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TRIP REPORT: Ramapo Torne / Seven Hills Loop via Reeves Meadow – Harriman State Park, NY 9-10-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Reeves Meadow Visitor Center Miles Round Trip: 6.55 Elevation Gain: ~1019 Total Time: 2.5 hours Weather: ~90 Degrees with approximately 1,000,000 % humidity   I happened to have a free Saturday afternoon so I thought it would be a good day to head over to Harriman State Park and explore another hike in the area that […]

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TRIP REPORT: Hogencamp Mountain and Ship Rock Loop via Lake Askoti – Harriman State Park, NY 8-27-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Lake Askoti Miles Round Trip: 5.4 Hike Highlights: Hogencamp Mountain, Ship Rock   Since we had a little bit of extra time Kelly and I decided to tackle another short hike in Harriman State Park. Kelly had never been to Harriman before, so I figured we should start from the same area I visited last time. […]

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TRIP REPORT: Lemon Squeezer and Island Pond Mountain via Lake Askoti – Harriman State Park, NY 6-11-16

Hiking stats at a glance: Trailhead: Lake Askoti Trailhead Miles round trip: ~8 Hike Highlights: Lake Askoti, “Lemon Squeezer”, Appalachian Trail, NY Long Path, Island Pond Mountain, Surebridge Mountain Total Time: ~3 hrs   Harriman State Park is another one of those local places I have always avoided but finally decided to listen to my friend Stav from www.Stavislost.com and was so […]

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