Peak Bagging Cascade Mountain, the Easiest of Adirondack High Peaks
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Peak Bagging Cascade Mountain, the Easiest of Adirondack High Peaks

Earning entry into the Adirondack High Peaks Forty-Sixers club has long been on my bucket list, and considering the proximity of the 46 mountain peaks, there was no good reason not to give a go.┬áLast weekend, I finally embarked on what will likely be a very long term quest when I took on Cascade Mountain,…

Get Out and Hike Vroman’s Nose with Kids
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Get Out and Hike Vroman’s Nose with Kids

It’s hard to miss Vroman’s Nose; the distinctive protuberance is a landmark of Schoharie County. Named after Adam Vroman, a Dutch settler who purchased 1000 acres from the Schoharie Indians in the early 1700s, the mountain rewards the hiker with a spectacular view for very little effort – a winning combination for young hikers. Vroman’s…