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Mahwah kicks off new “Plant a Tree” community project

Posted on 02 February 2016 by Editor

The NYNJ Trail Conference hosted the 4th Annual Joyce Kilmer Day at its Darling Road Schoolhouse this past Sunday. Photo by Geoff Welch

The NYNJ Trail Conference hosted the 4th Annual Joyce Kilmer Day at its Darlington Road Schoolhouse this past Sunday. / Photo by Geoff Welch

Mahwah resident Joyce Kilmer wrote a brief poem celebrating trees in his Airmont Road home back in 1913, and has ever since been both satirized and celebrated. Continue Reading

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Locals Team with NYNJ Trail Crew to Build Sloatsburg Trailhead

Posted on 05 January 2016 by Editor

NYNJ Trail Conference volunteer crew worked all day recently to build stone steps at Sloatsburg's Liberty Rock trail head. Members included John Mack, Stephen Zubarik, Richard Lynch, Joan James, Gay Mayer, and Noel Schulz.

NY/NJ Trail Conference volunteer crew worked all day recently to build stone steps at Sloatsburg’s Liberty Rock trailhead. Crew members included John Mack, Stephen Zubarik, Richard Lynch, Joan James, Noel Schulz, and Gay Mayer.

In late December, amid a foggy cold mist, a New York/New Jersey Trail Conference crew spent a day building stone steps for a new Sloatsburg trailhead. Continue Reading

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Welcome To Parklandia

Posted on 01 May 2015 by Editor

Join MyHarriman and the Tuxedo Chamber for suds and Sona Mason. / Photo of sunset at the Big Hill Shelter at the Beaver Pond Campground by Andrew Lois.

MyHarriman.com and the Tuxedo Chamber of Commerce will host a May 9 Suds & Speakers event at the Tuxedo Train Station to discuss trail culture and the local economy / Photo of sunset at the Big Hill Shelter at the Beaver Pond Campground by Andrew Lois.

Suddenly it seems everyone wants to be a gateway to the parks and lay claim to the vast network of New York State trails and vistas in and around Rockland and Orange Counties. Continue Reading

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Liberty Rock Trail Makes It Onto New NY/NJ Trail Conference Harriman Bear Mountain Maps

Posted on 06 April 2015 by Editor

libertyrockbuzzardtxtJust in time for the spring thaw and warm weather, the New York/New Jersey Trail Conference has announced brand new Harriman State Park Trail maps, complete with trail junction to trail junction mile mileage. Continue Reading

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Calendar

Mar
13
Tue
7:00 pm NYSDOT Informational Meeting @ Sloatsburg Village Hall
NYSDOT Informational Meeting @ Sloatsburg Village Hall
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
NYSDOT Informational Meeting @ Sloatsburg Village Hall | Sloatsburg | New York | United States
The Village of Sloatsburg, in partnership with the New York State Department of Transportation Region 8, will hold a public informational meeting on Tuesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. at the Sloatsburg Fire Hall. The[...]
Mar
18
Sun
2:00 pm Vernal Equinox Celebration @ Harmony Hall
Vernal Equinox Celebration @ Harmony Hall
Mar 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Vernal Equinox Celebration @ Harmony Hall | Sloatsburg | New York | United States
When the clocks spring forward near mid-March that means the Vernal Equinox has arrived. Join Harmony Hall Curator Geoff Welch on Sunday, March 18, from 2-4 p.m. when he hosts an afternoon celebrating the Vernal Equinox —[...]