Go the Distance

Looking for more than a day hike? There are more than a dozen long-distance hiking trails that crisscross New York State, more than half of which traverse parks in the state parks system. In all, 15 long-distance hiking trails make their way through the state (see a map), providing ample opportunities to explore New York’s outdoors on…

Get in Shape on New York’s Trails this Winter

People of all ages can get in shape at little to no cost this winter by using New York’s trails. Instead of splurging on a gym membership, why not strap on a pair of boots, snowshoes, or cross-country skis and make good on your New Year’s resolution? New York is home to hundreds of miles…