Every season brings new outdoor opportunities. Hiking is one of the best ways to get connected to the natural world! Take the time to renew & refresh your spirit by getting outside. Whether hiking solo, or with family & friends, you're bound to discover something new.
Try something different like combining art with nature. Above, the Storm King Art Center this fall in New York's Hudson Valley - the center re-opens in April - the perfect time for a spring hike.
Above, Storm King Art Center.
There's a stunning view from the top of one of the varied trails at Macricostas Preserve.
Above, at Macricostas Preserve.
Audubon Greenwich in Greenwich, Connecticut has beautifully maintained trails.
Above, photo taken from a bird blind at Audubon Greenwich. Bird blinds are often found along trails - they are small, camouflaged shelters from which we can observe wildlife without disturbing wildlife.
Putnam Memorial State Park in Redding, Connecticut is a place where you can enjoy nature, take a walk and experience history. This is the site of the Continental Army's 1779 winter encampment and in addition to the remains of the encampment and a museum, there is an easy walking trail.
The Cross River Reservoir & Dam in Westchester County, New York boasts a spectacular view from the dam as well as a peaceful walk near the reservoir.
Above, Cross River Dam & Reservoir.
Above, the Woodcock Nature Center in Wilton, Connecticut.