• Maryellen B Wander Eyer on Black Rock Forest: Black Rock Forest is a gem. Ben's Bridge is washed out. Was passable without the bridge but with more water would've added some gain and mileage.
  • Maryellen B Wander Eyer on Black Rock Forest: Black Rock Forest is a gem. Brian's Bridge is washed out. Was passable without the bridge but with more water would've added some gain and mileage.
  • Maryellen B Wander Eyer on Black Rock Forest: Black Rock Forest is a gem. Brian's Bridge is washed out. Was passable without the bridge but with more water would've added some gain and mileage.
  • Peter on Bear Mountain State Park: I work at Bear Mountain and have talked to people who work for the state. The problem was finding volunteers to work in the trails and the constant rain that have kept the trails closed. The state looks to be reopening Perkins Tower on April 1st possibly for people to…
  • Mike on Hiking Tips: Sounds like Sam’s Point! Wonderful spot, would love to get my family out there soon. That also sounds like a great name for a haunted restaurant. Very eventful day you had! Thanks for the quick response, and thanks for sharing!
  • Jessica erickson on Hiking Tips: We actually went on the short hike went on top to see the view and went around the lake and down the blueberry trail.. however the paranormal investigation went great it was at the new bar and grill that’s opening march 24,2024 it’s called The RDI & Road Kill Grill…
  • Mike on Hiking Tips: Sounds great - which hike did you do, Jessica? And what happened with the paranormal investigation? You can’t just mention that in passing and not fill us in! Hope you and your son have many more great adventures out there.
  • Mike on Hiking Tips: Thanks for the kind words and the nice update, Brian! Glad you had a great day out there.
  • jessica erickson on Hiking Tips: me and my son went up march 16,2024 and i tell you what it was so worth it and i hadn't been here since i was a kid and now he wants to go back and check out more trails. this has got to be one of the best views…
  • Brian H on Hiking Tips: Thanks for the great write up of the Bull Hill Loop. I hiked this trail yesterday. The Cornish Estate is undergoing preservation work with a lot of the signage giving a brief history up already.
  • Mike on Bear Mountain State Park: Thank you so much for the heads-up, Adil! I've added a "FIVE-ALARM, ATOMIC-WEDGIE TRAIL ALERT!!!" at the top of the Background section above, and hope to remove it sometime soon. Very much appreciated!