Tag: Hiking

Try and Conquer the Fire Tower Challenge [LIST]

Try and Conquer the Fire Tower Challenge [LIST]

If you’re looking to get outside before we start seeing snow and you’re up for a challenge, there’s a ton to choose from. The 46-er Challenge, the new Schenectady Hiking Challenge and one whose difficulty is right in the middle, the Fire Tower Challenge.

Schenectady County Starts New Hiking Challenge

Schenectady County Starts New Hiking Challenge

I love hiking, I love challenges, and I love the fall. Schenectady, I see this challenge and I accept it – will you?

Naked in the Capital Region: Find Out Where It’s Accepted [LIST]

Naked in the Capital Region: Find Out Where It’s Accepted [LIST]

Nudity isn’t something I’m particularly comfortable with in public but if it’s your thing, there are quite a few places you can show off your birthday suit here in the Capital Region that you may not know about!

Most Beautiful Places in Upstate New York [PHOTO]

Most Beautiful Places in Upstate New York [PHOTO]

I can’t take credit for coming up with this list but after reading it, I’ve added each one of these to my Upstate bucket list. Have you been to any of these? Any others you’d add?

Go Llama Hiking in Ballston Spa!

Go Llama Hiking in Ballston Spa!

Once the weather gets nicer, all we want to do is spend as much time outside as possible. I don’t know about you but this is 100% on the top of my list of things I want to do this spring.

Have You Seen the Hidden Cave Nearby? [PHOTO]

Have You Seen the Hidden Cave Nearby? [PHOTO]

I love a good day-trip and I love a mystery so this instantly grabbed my attention. Not too much farther north than Lake George, take a look for yourself!

Abandoned Plane Crash Hike in the Catskills [PHOTO]

Abandoned Plane Crash Hike in the Catskills [PHOTO]

We have the most beautiful mountains and places to hike in Upstate New York but I didn’t realize that there’s a local area that shows you something different from the summit, instead not one but two abandoned plane crashes.

Christman Sanctuary: A Beautiful Day in Nature

Christman Sanctuary: A Beautiful Day in Nature

My boyfriend Jim and I have tried to hike as often as possible. The area we live in, in Upstate New York, is asking for it, it’s beautiful! One of our recent trips may have been one of my personal favorites.

Thacher Park to Charge

Thacher Park to Charge

One of the best parts about living in the Capital Region is the amazing nature we have surrounding us. From the Adirondack Mountains to hidden gems like Plotterkill in Rotterdam to everybody’s favorite, Thacher Park. The best part was just being able to show up…