Hiking Trails

Photo Contest: Your Favorite Tolland Hiking Trail – Patch.com

October 15, 2012

Photo Contest: Your Favorite Tolland Hiking TrailPatch.comTolland has a proud history of preserving open space and the beauty of nature. There are nearly 1,000 acres of preserved land in town, many of which with hiking trails for residents to enjoy, as shown on this map on the town website. With so much …

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New trail signs highlight recreation in West Milford – NorthJersey.com

October 15, 2012

NorthJersey.com New trail signs highlight recreation in West MilfordNorthJersey.comTogether with the Township of West Milford, the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference has developed and installed eight informational kiosks to draw attention to more than 100 miles of Trail Conference-maintained hiking trails in the municipality. The …

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Park Rangers Find Possible Evidence of Missing Hikers – Fairfield Sun Times

October 15, 2012

NBCNews.com Park Rangers Find Possible Evidence of Missing HikersFairfield Sun TimesThe hikers, 32-year-old Neal Peckens from Virginia and 32-year-old Jason Hiser from Maryland, are believed to have been hiking on the east side of the park near Two Medicine and failed to return to their vehicle and their flight back home to the east...

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Mountain bikers excited about trail growth in Duluth – Budgeteer

October 14, 2012

Mountain bikers excited about trail growth in DuluthBudgeteerCreating a multi-use trail requires mountain bikers to negotiate with hikers who also use the pathways. Gayle Coyer, executive director of the Superior Hiking Trail Association, said the association currently maintains 43 miles of trail within Duluth …

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Exploring the Door: School Children Receive Newly-Published Map of Door … – DoorCountyDailyNews.com

October 14, 2012

DoorCountyDailyNews.com Exploring the Door: School Children Receive Newly-Published Map of Door …DoorCountyDailyNews.comArea elementary school children were encouraged to get out and explore Door County this week when the Door County Land Trust distributed over 1600 copies of its recently-published “Hiking Trails of the Door County Land Trust” map. The fold-out map was …

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October is Peak Fall Foliage Season in Connecticut – Patch.com

October 14, 2012

October is Peak Fall Foliage Season in ConnecticutPatch.comThe map also lists hundreds of miles of fall foliage driving routes and identifies the best scenic views and hiking trails in the state. The state tourism bureau also offers its own version of the best ways and places to view fall foliage. The website … and...

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Hidden Trails: 10 am to noon in Jefferson – Press Herald

October 14, 2012

Hidden Trails: 10 am to noon in JeffersonPress HeraldThe Maine Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club will host a presentation on hiking in Europe at its monthly meeting. Carey Kish and Fran Leyman will share their adventures hiking in Europe, especially on the Tour Du Mont Blanc. All welcome, no cost.

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Appalachian Trail still delivers adventure – Sacramento Bee

October 14, 2012

Appalachian Trail still delivers adventureSacramento BeeIt is midmorning on a drizzly, foggy Saturday and David Flynt is several miles into his 24th hike along the Appalachian Trail. "Each time we go, there might be a year or two in between," the Woodstock, Ga., man said. "But you always want to come back." … and...

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Walking about the woods – Concord Monitor

October 14, 2012

Walking about the woodsConcord MonitorThe easy-to-follow Walkabout Trail is a wonderful way to ease into hiking with its three loop options of two, six and eight miles in length. The terrain is relatively flat but rocky at times, and there are some small hills. Plus, depending on the …

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On the trail – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

October 14, 2012

On the trailMilwaukee Journal SentinelHiking: Richard Bong State Recreation Area will host its annual Eco-Halloween Hike on Saturday at the property, 26313 Burlington Road, Kansasville. Participants will join a guide and hike on trails by the light of luminaries and Jack-O-Lanterns. The … and more »

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