Indoor Camping

Indoor Camping Natural disasters have been occurring with greater frequency for decades now.  Within the last ten years, the pace seems to…

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Anthony's Nose trail

Sight seeing from atop Anthony’s Nose 30 Minutes North of New York City, lies the quick but enjoyable hiking in…

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United States

Mohonk Mountain Labyrinth and Lemon Squeeze

A little over an hour from the sky scrapers of NYC and awaits a great day hike around Mohonk Mountain (Shawangunk).  Sitting in the middle of a vast estate, the Mohonk Mountain House is surrounded by hiking trails.  While there are many noteworthy trails on the estate, the Labyrinth trail is one of the most…

Long Path Hiking Trail

Lake Skanatati

Less than an hour from the sky scrapers of NYC and sitting in the shadow of the infamous Bear Mountain lies the rest of Harriman State Park.  On this journey, I set out to find the Pine Swamp Mine but my hiking journey took an unexpected turn.  Join me as I search for Pine Swamp…

Breakneck Ridge Winter hiking

Rock Scramble

An hour north from the skyscrapers of New York City, join me as I backpack one of the best hiking loops in the United States overlooking the scenic Hudson Valley River near Cold Spring, NY.  The snowy rocky cliffs and steep ascents prove challenging but extremely rewarding during this winter time hike.  Travel with me…

Indoor Camping

Indoor Camping

Natural disasters have been occurring with greater frequency for decades now.  Within the last ten years, the pace seems to have speed up.  Far to often, many find themselves without the basic utilities that we’ve grown to depend on.  Heat, water and electricity are required for most in modern society just to stay alive.  Many no longer…

Anthony’s Nose trail

Bear Bountain bridge

30 Minutes North of New York City, lies the quick but enjoyable hiking in and out trail known as Anthony’s Nose.  It offers similarly spectacular views to that of Breakneck Ridge and Mount Taurus;  In fact it offers a more sweeping view of the Hudson Valley and directly overlooks the scenic Bear Mountain bridge.  It offers…

Turkey Hill

Summit photo

30 Minutes North of New York City, lies the quick but enjoyable hiking loop known as Turkey Hill near Yorktown, NY. While it does not have the dramatic views that Breakneck Ridge offers, it is also a much less challenging hike which makes it ideal for beginners, young children and those looking seeking a less…

International

Bermuda railway trail

Bermuda railway trail shoreline

The island of Bermuda is best known for its natural beaches, beautiful island vegetation, friendly and safe atmosphere, and of course the Bermuda Triangle.  A lesser known feature of the island is old Bermuda railway trail.  The railway way ran the entire length of the island and served as the islands sole means of mechanical transportation…

Great Stirrup Cay

Jungle plants

Located in the Bahamas, Great Stirrup Cay has plenty to offer the wound be tourist.  Norwegian cruise line (NCL) operates this Island as a destination for some of it’s tropical cruises near the Caribbean.  Much of this island is currently undeveloped offering the opportunity to explore and do some fun tropical island hiking through the…

Cobre Lake Hiking and Camping

Damaged Tree

Boreal forests, natural beaches, abandoned mine exploration and more wild Blueberries then I could possibly hope to eat describe my incredible experience while hiking and camping the Cobre Lake trail in beautiful summer weather.  Follow along with me and my hiking buddy as we start backpacking through the forests of northern Ontario. We start out…

St John’s US Virgin Island

Stream St Johns

St. John is an idyllic tropical island in the Caribbean known for it’s great beaches and hiking trails. While over half the island is national park, I decided to go off the trails and forge my own path. My goal was to start my trek on the souther part of the island (Fish Bay) and…

Summer Camping and short hike

Scenic Overlook

Step into the forests of Northern Ontario with me and two friends as we hike through the woods to setup camp on a rocky hill.  Join us as we demonstrate how to setup a common tent, how to make an effective campfire & cook fish without a pan or rack and deal with a minor…