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KAYAKING: New Jersey’s Batsto River

Kayakers on New Jersey's Batsto River. (Pineland Adventures Photo) Kayakers and canoeists on New Jersey's Batsto River are treated to roughly 23 miles of wi...

GREAT HIKES: New York’s Echo Cliffs

The hike to Echo Cliffs on New York’s Panther Mountain is a quick climb with a big payoff. The trail up to the cliffs is a mere 0.7 miles from the trailhead,...

Remember these 5 tips when snowshoeing

A snowshoer in New York's Adirondacks. (Martin Morissette/Flickr Photo) If you’re a hiker who views winter as the “offseason,” you’re missing out on the arg...

An epic hiking first in New Hampshire

This winter, a group of hikers braved snowy trails, subzero temperatures and remote wilderness to complete the first ever winter thru hike of New Hampshire's ch...

Great places to kayak on Cape Cod

Paddlers enjoying Washburn Island in East Falmouth. (Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Reserve Photo) With one of the most dynamic coastlines in the Northeast,...

Hiking the Shawangunk Ridge Trail

The Trapps Cliff along the Shawangunk Ridge. (Wikimedia Photo) The roughly 74-mile long Shawangunk Ridge Trail is a spectacularly scenic trail running along...

Paddling Massachusetts’ North River

“Sometimes I just make bad decisions.” That thought kept running through my head as I sat in my kayak, propped sideways on rocks, being pushed over by rushing w...