Tag Archives: Long Path

Rebirth and Reroutes Along the Shawangunk Ridge Trail

The Shawangunk Ridge Trail took a hit this spring, when a massive wildfire sparked in Summitville, N.Y., ended up burning 2,600 acres across the ridge. No injuries or structural damage were reported, and the fire—which was ignited on May 3 … Continue reading

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Introducing the Long Path Race Series

New race series along New York’s Long Path helps to highlight and support the work of the Trail Conference By Kenneth Posner, Long Path Race Series Founder The Long Path Race Series is designed to promote this magnificent trail and … Continue reading

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Long Path Stream Crossing in Harriman Is Last Project in 2014 for Long Distance Trails Crew

Long Distance Trails Crew installs large stepping stones at heavily used stream crossing on Long Path in Harriman State Park Text by Bob Fuller, pictures by Marty Costello, members of the Long Distance Trails Crew This December worktrip was our … Continue reading

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New Mine Hole Trail at Minnewaska Offers Link for Long Path from Gunks to Catskills

Trail Conference volunteers are putting the finishing touches on the new Mine Hole Trail and Long Path reroute at Minnewaska State Park Preserve, which will be opened on June 2, National Trails Day. That day, the New York-New Jersey Trail … Continue reading

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Extremely Awesome Trail Enthusiasm

Enthusiasm. That’s what truly fuels great trail-making. Recently, a Long Path hiker expressed concern on our trail conditions forum (http://www.nynjtc.org/forum/trail-conditions) about a planned reroute of the trail that he saw indicated on a Trail Conference map. “I have noted on … Continue reading

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