Posts Tagged ‘ hiking ’

The ’10 Best Hiking Trails on Long Island’

Aug 1st, 2013 | By

Earn your hiking stripes and bragging rights by exploring Long Island’s finest trails. Traverse past haunted lighthouses stuffed with peg legs, otherworldly landscapes, sunbathing seals, and sparkling seasides.

Connecticut officials ask for public input on plan for hiking, biking trail along Merritt Parkway

Mar 21st, 2012 | By

Connecticut transportation officials are asking the public to comment on a proposed hiking and biking trail along the Merritt Parkway. The Connecticut Department of Transportation has scheduled a public workshop Thursday at the Stamford Government Center. Other meetings are scheduled for Monday in Greenwich Town Hall, Outback Teen Center in New Canaan on April 3

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The path seldom taken: Hiking up West Peak, Meriden

Nov 28th, 2011 | By

Seen but usually ignored in favor of Castle Craig, the path up to West Peak, the highest point in the city and home to several radio towers, offers a challenging, but rewarding, outdoor adventure. On Friday morning, Record-Journal Managing Editor Eric Cotton and I made the trek up to the peak, which provided a stark

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