Category Archives: Trail Running

North Bearpen Mountain

Saturday, August 20, 2016 As I reviewed the NY/NJ Trail Conference’s “Catskill Trails” map #145, I noted that there are a couple of different approaches to the Delaware County high point, which lies on the northwest shoulder of Bearpen Mountain, … Continue reading

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Huntersfield Mountain

Friday, August 5, 2016 On paper, the summit hike of Huntersfield Mountain seemed fairly straightforward, and not especially arduous. As the Schoharie County high point, I knew I’d be traveling to the northwestern section of the Catskills – near Prattsville, … Continue reading

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Berlin Mountain

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 The main thing that struck me as I reviewed the Berlin Mountain summit details on Peakbagger.com was the drive time as it compared to the hike distance. I’m sure I’m going to encounter this kind of … Continue reading

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Scofield Ridge summit

Monday, May 30th, 2016 Wanting to take advantage of a free day in my schedule (it was Memorial Day, after all!), I decided to take on the summit of Scofield Ridge, which at 1540′ above sea level, is Putnam County’s highest … Continue reading

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Alander Mountain – Brace Mountain Summits

Friday, May 27th, 2016 The weather forecast was for warm and humid as I made the drive from Monroe to Newburgh to meet Bob Harris, who would drop his car there and ride with me to the Under Mountain Rd … Continue reading

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Long Path Races – 2015 Final Standings

Here are the final standings for the 2015 Long Path Race Series:   Jordan Grande running Catskill Mountain 100K;  Lauren Skonieczny and Melanie Mueller at finish of SRT Run Female Open     Place Name Points Events Completed 1 Jordan Grande … Continue reading

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Softness Underfoot: A Run Up The Long Path

February 5, 2012 As I look at back at my running log, I have to go back all the way to November to find an entry wherein I ran in my trail running shoes.  This isn’t an indication of any … Continue reading

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