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How to Catch Pennies From Heaven

Today was one of those bright blue January days that calls you to go outside. So I went. That’s why I am smiling! We have a rail trail about 2 miles from our house.  176 more words

Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #825- Jan 15, 2018

Our common goal is the creation of a nationwide network of multi-use trails—local, regional, and national systems—that allow walkers, bicyclists, people with disabilities, equestrians, runners, skiers, hikers, and others to enjoy the beauty of the American landscape. 69 more words

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Moon Over Kaaterskill Falls

11-29-2027 Magic Moment:

After hiking up out of the Kaaterskill waterfall gorge, there was still an hour or so of daylight left and I wasn’t ready to go home, so I walked down a newly opened rail trail that goes out to Haines Falls. 259 more words

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11-24-2017 Magic Moment:

Went to the doctor this morning at my husband’s insistence (he is tired of my coughing waking us up at night). I’ve had a lingering infection since the surgery, I was hoping it would go away on its own, but its been weeks now, and I’m sick of using the inhaler several times a day. 174 more words

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Cycling Hawthorne Trail in December

Cycling has always been a favorite outdoor activity of mine.

I had the opportunity to get out on our local Rail Trail, The Gainesville-Hawthorne Rail Trail… 145 more words


News on the Albany-Hudson Electric Trail

One of the best projects for recreational cyclists is the coming Albany-Hudson Electric Trail. The project derives from the Albany-Hudson Electric Trolley, an interurban system that operated from 1899 to 1929 powered by the Stuyvesant Falls hydroelectric plant. 303 more words

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Jim Schmid's Trail Quote of the Day #778- Nov 29, 2017

Keeping all trail corridors clean and well-maintained increases the feeling of community ownership of the trail and will reduce the incidents or minor crime such as litter, graffiti and vandalism. 76 more words

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