Tag Archives: Fall backpacking

Rocky crags on Vroman's Nose in Fall

Today marks the start of meteorological fall. September is upon us and I’m getting the bug for some colder weather. The warm weather here in the northeast will slowly fade to the cool days and chilly nights of fall. In many ways, this is a relief for hikers that don’t stop hiking when labor day comes. Fewer crowds on the trail. The leaves will turn their brilliant colors then slowly fall,  the forest will open and…

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Please note changes in access and rules for hiking and camping in the Adirondacks and Catskills during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please act responsibly during this stressful period. Please read the DEC info carefully. Read more here!