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Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions

Layering 101: How to Stay Warm and Comfortable in Cold Conditions
The arrival of cold weather doesn’t mean you have to abandon your favorite outdoor activities and wait until the return of warm weather before…
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The Ultimate Guide to Beginner Hiking in New York

The Ultimate Guide to Beginner Hiking in New York
New York state’s remarkable wilderness makes it one of the top destinations for hikers. From the Finger Lakes to the Adirondacks to the Hudson…
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A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.

A Guide to Fall Foraging in the U.S.
It’s September, and the coming of fall equals an abundance of autumnal harvest…in the woods. Foraging is currently all the rage at top…
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5 Energizing Hikes in New York

5 Energizing Hikes in New York
If you’re an experienced hiker, climbing a challenging mountain trail is a great way to get more exercise. New York State has plenty of…
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5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in New York

5 Awesome Trail Running Spots in New York
Running outside is a meditative experience for many, and New York is a wonderland for those who want to escape into nature during their workouts. Get…
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Start Your Trek: 7 Best Hiking Retailers in New York

Start Your Trek: 7 Best Hiking Retailers in New York
One of life’s greatest pleasures is spending time in the woods. Whether you’re a leisurely weekend hiker, a heavy-duty backpacker, or…
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SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Letchworth State Park

SPOTLIGHT: Things to Do in and Around Letchworth State Park
Picture the Genesee River cutting through dramatic cliffs and rolling green hills, throw in some scenic waterfalls, and you’ve got Letchworth…
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5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in New York

5 Best Birdwatching Hikes in New York
Watching rare and beautiful birds in the wild can be a truly awe-inspiring experience. New York is a birdwatcher’s paradise, with wilderness…
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5 Great Hiking Trails in New York

5 Great Hiking Trails in New York
Hiking is one of the purest adventures you can have, and it’s a fun way to keep kids entertained on a day trip or while camping. Whether…
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5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in New York

5 Beautiful Scenic Hikes in New York
When it comes to scenic hiking trails, New York State offers explorers some of the best. In New York, you’ll find a wealth of diversity and…
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5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.

5 Amazing Weekend Fall Hikes Across the U.S.
The warm days and crisp, cool nights of autumn make the perfect conditions for a weekend hiking and camping excursion. There is nothing quite like…
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4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation

4 Easy Ways To Enjoy Mountain Biking On Your Vacation
If you’ve been on a vacation to an outdoor destination in the past few years, you’ve likely noticed a new phenomenon: cycle paths, single…
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10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail

10 Tips For Going Ultralight on the Trail
One of the hottest trends in hiking and backpacking over the past few years has been the shift toward going ultralight on the trail. Typically, this…
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Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps

Pack Your Backpack the Right Way in 5 Easy Steps
Learning how to properly pack a backpack is a true art form that every outdoor enthusiast should master. Whether you’re heading into the…
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Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love

Hiking Boots—Six Great Choices Your Feet Will Love
Proper footwear is one of the many keys to a successful hike. Here are six boots that will coddle your heel and arches while performing admirably on…
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Events Near Fort Plain NY

Altamont Orchards Farm Stand

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 at 9:30am
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Altamont Orchards
Altamont, NY
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WCS Band On The Run

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018
Worcester, NY
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Little Falls Farmers Market

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 8:00am
Little Falls Farmers Market
Little Falls, NY
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Dolgeville Farmers Market

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 9:00am
Dolgeville Farmers Market
Dolgeville, NY
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Invasive Species Education and Work Day

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 10:00am
Eldridge Research Center
Rensselaerville, NY
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Hemlock Hollow 5K 1/2 Marathon And Full Marathon

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 at 10:00am
Laurens, NY
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Hairy Gorilla Half Marathon and Squirrelly Six Mile

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 at 9:30am
Thacher State Park
Voorheesville, NY
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New Scotland 7.1M Road Race

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 at 10:00am
New Scotland Town Park
Voorheesville, NY
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Ducks Unlimited - Capitol Region Sponsor Hunt

Ducks Unlimited - Capitol Region Sponsor Hunt
Saturday, Oct 27, 2018
Mohawk Valley
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Saratoga Spa Golf Oktoberfest

Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 at 10:00am
Saratoga Spa Golf Course
Saratoga Springs, NY
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Guided Nature Walk - Fungi

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 at 10:00am
Schenectady, NY
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