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2017-06-18 Backpacking

Urban Hike: NYC Hudson River Greenway Bike Path

I wanted to go backpacking up in the Catskills this weekend but rain was forecasted…

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View Post Walking from the Platte Clove parking lot to the Indian Head Mountain trailhead. Does this look like a scene from a jigsaw puzzle or what?
2017-06-09 Backpacking

Catskill 3500, #9.
Indian Head Mountain

The second mountain this year of my Catskill 3500 journey.

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View Post Your's truly, near the summit of Windham High Peak in the Catskill Mountains. That's Blackhead Range in the background.
2017-05-29 Backpacking

Catskill 3500, #8.
Windham High Peak

It’s been a while. My last hike was back in November 2016. Then a series…

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View Post Officially hitting the summit of Slide Mountain.
2016-10-08 Backpacking

Catskill 3500, #5.
Slide Mountain

Date of Hike Date October 7, 2016 Weather Conditions Sunny, Clear, Crisp (48°F – 60°F…

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View Post The view from Wittenberg Mountain in the Catskill region, upstate New York.
2016-09-26 Backpacking

Catskill 3500, #3 & #4.
Wittenberg and Cornell Mountains

September 25, 2016 Wow, okay. This weekend was a doozy of a hike. My goal…

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View Post Sitting on the Giant Ledge on the way to the top of Panther Mountain in the Catskills.
2016-09-20 Backpacking

Catskill 3500, #2.
Panther Mountain

September 19, 2016 Time for Catskill peak #2. This weekend, my plan was to hike…

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View Post The very foggy view from the fire tower at the top of Balsam Lake Mountain in the Catskills.
2016-09-12 Backpacking

Catskill 3500, #1.
Balsam Lake Mountain

September 10, 2016 After dipping my toes last weekend in the Catskill Mountains, I had…

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