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Note: This page contains links for trips mostly after 1999 since most pictures earlier than 1999 exist only in printed form, not on the web.
Some lists are available for planning trips:  List of Cross Country Ski Areas ... List of leantos in the Central/East Catskills
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Breakneck Ridge (NY) A nice hiking area north and east of Harriman Park, NY (south of Beacon on the East Side of the Hudson).  A spectacular rocky climb up from the Hudson River and then a walk along the ridge.
map of Breackneck Ridge
Breakneck Ridge (trail starts at blue arrow)
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--Sun, April 23,2000;... PICTURES ... --Sun, June 4,2000; ... pictures
--Saturday, Sept. 23,2000 ... PICTURES ... --Saturday, May 5,2001: ... pictures
--Sun, Sept. 16,2001: ... pictures ... --Sun, November 18,2001 ...  pictures
--Sunday, June 16,2002 ... pictures ... --Sunday, October 27,2002.... pictures
--Tuesday, November 11,2003 .. pictures ... --Sunday, October 3,2004 .. pictures
--Thursday, February 23,2006 ... pictures ... --Sunday, April 2,2006 ... pictures
--October 2,2006 ... pictures ... --Saturday, September 29,2007 ... pictures  
--Saturday, October 13,2007 ... pictures  ... -- Don's trip Tuesday, August, 26, 2008 ... pictures
--Sunday, March 15, 2009 ... pictures   -- Sunday, March 22, 2009 ... pictures   --- Saturday, October 2, 2010 ... pictures  
--Thursday, May 24, 1012 ... pictures  ---  Saturday, October 20, 2012 ... pictures  --- Sunday, August 4, 2013 ... pictures sometime --- February 2, 2014 ... map
Catskills (NY) (see also Frost Valley)
Catskills Hike (Overnight), May 18-19,1999

Winter Camping/Hiking in the Table Mountain area, March 23-25,2001 ... PICTURES
Selected list of leantos in the Central/East area

Hike up Slide Mountain
-- April 18,2002   --Snow Shoeing up Slide Mountain, December 28,2002 ... pictures    -- April 18,2004

Katterskill Falls, May 4,2003 (part of IOCA Conference 2003) ... pictures

Indian Head and Twin Mountains, July 5-6, 2003 ... pictures

Panther Mountain via Giant Ledge, April 25,2004

Catskill trip March 24-26,2005 ... pictures 
Lake Minnewaska, Balsam Mtn, Belleayre Skiing, Katterskill Falls, Escarpment Trail.  On snow the whole time.
Winter Camping/Hiking at McKinley Hollow leanto, February 21-23,2007 ... pictures
IOCA Conference, April 13-15,2007; camping at Ashokan ... pictures
IOCA Conference, April 23-25, 2010; camping at Ashokan ... pictures
Camping on Hunter Mountain, October 11-12,2008 ... pictures
Winter Camping, February 16-18, 2009 ... pictures
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Frost Valley  Environmental Center. -- selected 1986-1995 pictures 
  (Central Catskills, NY) --January 1997-1998 - pictures  --January 11-14,1999; PICTURES
--January 15-18, 2001 ... picturesSaSa  --January 14-17,2002 ... pictures
--January 13-16,2003 ... pictures  --January 10-13, 2005 ... pictures
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Harriman Park (NY) area Road Map of General area 
Harriman/Bear Mountain Park
Harriman/Bear Mountain Park



Popolopen Torne Hikes
...Sunday, February 13, 2000 .... PICTURES .  ... Sunday, February 28, 2010 ... pictures
Southeast Section:  Ramapo Torne and Pine Meadow Lake Area :
... Hike; Sunday, March 5,2000 ... PICTURES
...Saturday, December 9, 2000.... PICTURES.   ...Sunday October 14,2001 ... a few pictures
...May 17,2003 ... pictures.   ...Sunday, December 19,2004 ... pictures.  ... Ramapo Torne, Saturday, December 10,2005 ... pictures
....Sunday, March 26,2006 ... pictures   ... Sunday, January 27,2008 ... pictures
 .. Ramapo Torne, Sunday, March 18,2007 ... pictures (on snowshoes due to the unexpected March snowstorm)
... Sunday, April 8, 2008 ... pictures  ... Ramapo Torne, Sunday, October 17, 2010 ... pictures ... Sunday, July 7, 2013; pictures ...
.... Thursday, February, 20, 2014: Ramapo Torne, 4.9 miles on snowshoes... map ... 
Bear Mountain: ... Snowshoe Hike; Sunday, January 30,2000 .... pictures
... Bear & West Mountain Hike; Sunday, October 15, 2000 - pictures
... Bear Mountain Hike, Sunday, March 24,2002 - Pictures
... Bear Mountain Hike, Sunday, January 25,2003 - Pictures
... Bear Mountain Hike, Sunday, December 28,2003 - pictures
... Bear Mountain Hike, Wednesday, January 14,2004
... Bear Mountain Hike, plus zoo, Sunday, November 7,2004 ... pictures
... Bear & West Mountain Hike, Monday, March 21,2005 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain and zoo, Friday, January 13, 2006 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain plus zoo, Sunday, March 5,2006 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain, Sunday, January 28,2007 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain and Popolopen Torne, Sunday, February 11,2007 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain, Sunday, April 1,2007 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain and zoo, Saturday, December 1,2007 ... pictures
... Bear Mountain and Doodletown, Sunday, November 23, 2008 ... picturesBackpacking/Camping
... Bear Mountain, Sunday, December 13,2009.  sorry, raining so no pictures
... Bear Mountain and zoo, Sunday, October 31,2010  ... pictures
... Bear Mountain and Doodletown, Saturday, November 12, 2011
... Bear Mountain and West Moungtain, Saturday, January 5, 2013 ... Don's pic's ... Heather's Pic's (from facebook)
....Bear Mountain and Doodletown, Sunday, April 21, 2013 ... Don's pictures
....Bear Mountain, Sunday, Januuary 26, 2014-Up the Major Welch, down the southbound A-T, through doodletown and a quick trip through the zoo .. map ...
... Saturday, February 15, 2014: Bear Mountain, on snowshoes, up the Major Welch, down the northbound A-T ... map ..
Mid-East Section:
... Breakneck Lake and Mountain Laurel, June 15, 2011  ... pictures
... Hike, Saturday, December 3,2011 ...  Hike, Sunday, December 4, 2011  ... Hike January 29, 2012 ...
Backpacking/Camping in varions areas:
... November 4-6, 2011... November 19-20, 2011... December 3-4, 2011 ... December 10-11, 2011 ... February 20-22, 2012 ... 

Hike, April 10,2001 - sorry no pictures

Anthony Wayne Trail Maintenance: ... Friday, May 18,2001 - pictures
... May 5,2002  ... November 24,2002 - pictures  ... November 21,2004 - pictures ... -Friday, June 3,2005; ... Thursday, June 23,2005 ... Sunday, July 3,2005 ...Thursday, July 21,2005 - pictures  ...October 30,2005 ... May 25,2006 - pictures ... August 11, 2006... May 21,2007- pictures  ... September 2, 2007 ... September 21, 2008 - pictures ... January 25,2009 - pictures  ...  July 22, 2009- pictures ... December 7, 2010 ...  Oct. 7, 2011 ... December 23, 2011 - pictures --- Tue, April 3, 2012 ... Sun, Nov. 18, 2012 ... Sun, April 28, 2013, pictures ... Sat, July 7, 2013

Mid-West Section
--Hike, Sunday, December 23,2001 ... lemon squeezer, mines, long path, A-T, Times Square,and more
--Hike, Saturday, June 8,2002 ... Tom Jones Mountain, Parker Cabin Mountain, Carr Pond Mountain and Black Rock Mountain.
--Hike, Sunday, February, 10, 2008  ... pictures
--Hike, Sunday, June 8,2008 ... pictures
--Hike, Sunday, December 14,2008 ... lemon squeezer, mines, long path, A-T, Times Square,and more ... pictures
--Camping, Mon-Wed, January 5-7, 2009 ... pictures
--Hike Saturday, February 14, 2009 ... Times Square ... pictures  ... 

Aknthony's Nose (East side of River, across from Bear Mountain), Jan. 27,2002 ... pictures

Southwest Section:
... Claudius Smith's Den, Parker Cabin Mountain, Dater's Mine, March 22,2003 ... pictures
... Tuesday, December 27,2005 ... pictures
... Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 ... Don's pictures  
Southeast Section, November 11,2005; Jackie Jones Mountain and Fire tower

Northeast Section:  
--Don's trip with the Friday Hikers and their dogs, December 30,2005 ... pictures
--Dunderberg Mountain, November 10,2006 ... pictures  --Dunderberg Mountain, October 28,2007... pictures
--Dunderbeg Mountain, February 17, 2008 ... pictures  --West Mountain, May 4,2008 ... pictures
--Dunderberg Mountain, January 25,2009 .. pictures  
--West Mountain: Camping at West Mountain Shelter, April 4-5, 2009 ... pictures
--West Mountain, March 7, 2010 ... a few pictures  --Don's West Mountain hike with the dogs, April 3, 2010 ... pictures
--West Mountain and the Timp, February 20,2011 ... pictures
--West Mountain Shelter backpacking, October 21-22 and October 28-29, 2011.... pictures 
--West Mountain and West Mountain Shelter, September 28, 2014 --- West Mountain & Shelter and the Timp, Jan 8, 2013 ...  map --
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Long Island  

Bethpage Biking, Wed, August 9,2000.; PICTURES

L.I. Greenbelt Trail:
--March 30,2002  and June 21,2002... (sorry, no pictures)
--Saturday, January 31, 2009 .. a short tirip out of Cold Spring Harbor ... pictures and map  
--Saturday, September 29, 2012; Cold Spring Harbor to route 25.  ... pictures sometime
--Sunday, December 30, 2012; Cold Spring Harbor to route 25 & back (10 mi) ... pictures  
-- Sunday, Decembver 29, 2013; Cold Spring Harbor to route 25 one way (5.6 mi) ... map ---  

Camping at Cathedral Pines and Kayaking on the Carmans River:  October 22-24,2004

Bike L.I.Greenbelt Trail, Saturday, December 11, 2004

Democrat Point Beach Camping, December 17-18,2004 ... pictures

Sands Point Preserve, Monday, December 27,2004 ... pictures
Thursday, January 2, 2014: Jaynes Hill, the highest point on Long Island ... map 
Jones Beach Biking, Sunday, March 21,2100 ... pictures
Beach Trips - Friday-Saturday, April 15-16, 2005 , Saturday - Monday, April 23-25, 2005 , May 11, 2005,  June 2, 2005, June 20-21, July 11-12, July 22.
Biking Saturday, September 8. Saturday, September 15, and Sunday, September 30,2007
Biking in Cunningham Park, November 23, 2008
Wilderness First Aid at NCC:
-- Saturday and Sunday, March 11-12, 2006 ... pictures
-- Monday & Tuesday, Jan. 14-15, 2008 ... pictures
Canoeing in Hewlett Harbor, Sunday, October 16, 2011 ... pictures 
Biking in Stillwell Woods, Sunday, November 13, 2011
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New Hampshire/VT/Maine New Hampshire, March 98 - pictures

April 96 - White Mountains ...  pictures

March 98 IOCA Conference Hike ... pictures

IOCA Conference, New Hampshire, April 14-16, 2000: ... PICTURES: Saturday ... Sunday

Maine: Baxter State Park
... Mt Katahdin & whitewater rafting on the Pebnobscot, July 24-28,2001 ... pictures
... Mt. Katahdin, Sentinel Mountain, Lost Pond, Trout Brook Mountain, August 11-16,2002 ... pictures
... Mt Katahdin, South Turner Mountain, Ledge Falls, August 8-11,2003 (sorry no pictures)
... Mt Katahdin, The owl, Big Niagara falls, Sandy Stream Pond, +more; August 16-22,2004 ... some pictures
... Mt Katahdin, Big Niagara falls, Sandy Stream Pond, +more, July 31 - August 6,2005 ... pictures
... Mt Katahdin, Big Niagara falls, Sandy Stream Pond, South Turner Mtn, Aug. 13-19,2006 ... pictures sometine
... Mt. Katahdin, the Owl, Sandy Stream Pond, Water Slide, Aug. 6-11,2007 ... pictures
... Mt. Katahdin, the Owl, Sandy Stream Pond, August 4-8, 2008 ... pictures sometime
... Mt Katahdin, August 2009 .. pictures sometime
... Mt. Katahdin, August 2010 .. pictures sometime
Mt. Moosilauke IOCA 75 Anniversary Reunion, July 6-8,2007 ... pictures
IOCA  Conference, April 25-27, 2008, Vermont ... pictures
IOCA Fall Fling, November 13-15, 2009.  ... some pictures
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Adirondacks
for Lake George, see section below

Dan Landers' trip to the St. Regis Wilderness September 30-Oct 1, 2004 ... pictures
Adirondak Loj area, January 15-18,2007 ... pictures
Adirondak Loj area, January 7-10,2008 ...  pictures
Adirondak Loj area, January 12-16,2009 ... picture gallery  Kevin's (adk...)  and Don's (img... and panorama...) pictures   2009 by the photographer
Backpacking and camping at Lake Colden; June 18-21, 2009
Adirondack Loj:  January 10-15, 2010  ... pictures;    January 9-14, 2011 ... pictures;   January  8-13,2012 ... ; January 13-18, 2013 ...
January 14-17, 2014 ...;
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New Jersey and Penna.  

Greenwood Lake, NJ, November 3,2001 ... pictures

Turkey Roast, Ringwood Park, NJ, November 24,2001 (and years past - yearly event -- past pictures not on web)
-- Saturday, Nov. 30,2002 ... pictures   -- Saturday, Nov. 29,2003 ... pictures
-- Saturday, Nov. 27,2004 ... pictures   -- Saturday, November 26,2005 ... pictures
-- Saturday, November 25, 2006 ... pictures  .-- Saturday, November 24, 2007 ... pictures
-- Saturday, November 29, 2008 ... a few pictures , -- Saturday, November 28, 2009 .. pictures
-- Saturday, November 27, 2010  --Saturday, November 26, 2011 ... pictures  

Palisades (NJ): A hiking area along the New Jersey side of the Hudson River - starting at the George Washington Bridge and extending north to the NY State line.
--  November 1990 ... pictures (scaned from prints)
--  Sunday, January 6, 2002 ... pictures   -- Saturday, Sept. 21,2002 ... pictures
-- Sunday, March 7,2004   --  Sunday, April 3,2005 ... pictures
-- Sunday, November 4, 2007 ... pictures    -- Don's trip July 12,2008 ... pictures  -- Sunday, December 7, 2008 ... pictures
-- Sunday, November 22, 2009 .. pictures 

Lehigh River (PA) Whitewater Rafting,
-- October 20,2002 ... pictures   -- October 18,2003 ... pictures
... October 15-16, 2004; Rafting/Camping/Biking ... pictures

Delaware Water Gap Hike (NJ), Sunday, November 10,2002 ... Pictures
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... February 15-16,2004 .... February 28,2004
... Saturday, December 18,2004; picture... Thursday, December 23,2004
.... Friday, January 7, 2005 ... Monday, January 17,2005 ... Saturday, February 5,2005 ... Friday, February 18,2005
Schunemunk Mountain (NY) Two long rocky, parallel ridges. Just north of Harriman Park and west of the Thruway.
  Hike March,1998 -   pictures ... September 20,1998 - sorry no pictures
Hike Monday, Feb. 21,2000 - pictures
Hike Sunday, July 1,2001 - sorry no pictures ... October 6,2001 - Pictures
Hike March 2,2002 - pictures ...  June 2,2002 - pictures
Hike April 6,2003 ... pictures ...  June 6,2003 .... pictures and map
Hike, September 16,2004 ... pictures and map  --Hike, November 19,2005 ... pictures
Hike, Tuesday, April 11,2006  -- Hike, Spetember 6,2007  -- Hike, October 6,2007... pictures
Hike, Sunday, October 5,2008 ... pictures   -- Hike, Sunday, June 13, 2009 ... -- Hike, January 31, 2010 ... pictures
Hike, Saturday, October 23,2010 ... pictures    ---Hike on snowshoes, October 30,2011. ...pictures;    ---Hike Saturday, Feb 18, 2012 ...pictures;
Hike, Saturday, October 7, 1012 ... pictures ...  Tuesday, July 30, 2013; pictures soon ...


West Hudson (NY) Other Areas West of the Hudson: Storm King, etc.
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Little Tor, Saturday, February 13, 2010
Shwangunks, NY  (and up to Albany)
 ... (Mohonk, Minnewaska, etc.) Hikes: September 13,1998; November 15,1998;  February 27,1999; July 10,1999 - sorry no pictures on web

Rock Climbing in Lost City (the 'Gunks); Saturday, October 7,2000; ... PICTURES

Hike to Gertrude's Nose (Minnewaska area),
--April 30,1999 -  sorry no pictures on web;  -- Saturday, June 16, 2001 - pictures
--Monday, February 18, 2002 - pictures;   --Sunday, July 5, 2009 - pictures

Rock Climbing in the Trapps ('Gunks);
-- Sunday, October 28,2001 ... pictures   -- Sunday November 3,2002 ... pictures
--Saturday, November 8,2003

Hike to Mohonk Lake; Sky top through the Crevice,
-- Saturday, December 29,2001 ... pictures
-- Saturday, April 7,2007 ... pictures
Hike past the Trapps to Sky Top, the Crevice, the Labyrinth, Mohonk Lake, and Giants Workshop,
-- September 17,2000 - pictures   -- Sunday, June 3, 2001 - full size map
-- April 19,2002    -- September 14, 2003 ... pictures   -- June 20,2003   -- April, 24,2004
-- July 8,2006 ... pictures   -- October 8,2006 ... pictures
--April 14,2007 (as part of IOCA conference) ... pictures  --- July 19, 2009 ... pictures  
--Sept. 14, 2014  ---  

Hike and bike,
--Sunday, June 23,2002 ... (sorry no pictures, we left the camera in the car.)  Bonticou Crag, the Labyrinth, Crevice, Mohonk Lake, on a warm but bearable day with enough of a breeze to usually keep the bugs at bay.
--Monday, September 16,2002  --The Trapps, Sky Top, the Labyrinth, Crevice, Mohonk Lake
--September 5,2004 ... pictures
--Saturday, November 5,2005 -- A beautiful fall day: Trapps, Sky Top,  Crevice, Mohonk Lake, but no time for the Labyrinth ... pictures
--Sunday, September 5,2004 ... Pictures --The clouds remained all day but this just made for a cooler day. Bicycle from the Trapps; then walked to Sky Top, the Labyrinth, through Crevice, Mohonk Lake, and Eagle Cliff.
--December 3,2006 ... pictures --  Bonticue Crag and the Rock Rift Crevices.
---April 22,2007 ... pictures
---Thursday, September 13,2007 ... A cooler day. Bicycle from the Trapps; then walked to Sky Top, the Labyrinth, through Crevice, Mohonk Lake
---Friday, June 13,2008 ... pictures ... On bikes over the carriage roads and then on foot through the crevice, sky top, Mohonk Lake, the gardens, and Eagle Cliff.  Special thanks to Pat for managing to ride Christina's bike back after the wheel was bent.
---Sunday, October 26, 2008 ... pictures...Starting from the Southern end, on bikes then hiking over Bonticou Crag.  Back on the bikes to Mohonk House, then hike through the crevice, to sky top.  Finally back on the bikes to get to the van just at dark.
--October 11, 2009 ... pictures .. Got one of the last parking spaces at the Visitor Center.  Bicycle from the Trapps; then walked to Sky Top, the Labyrinth, through Crevice, Mohonk Lake, Eagle Cliff.  Bicycle back to the Traps and took an extra trip to Awosting Falls before going back to the parking lot.
---Sunday, October 10, 2010 ... pictures...Again starting from the southern end on bikes following the same route at Oct. 2008.  Again back to  the van just at dark.

Pompey's Cave in High Falls/ Camping in Rosendale, November 16-17,2002 ... pictures
IOCA Caving Trip to Clarksville Cave, Nov.1,2003 ... pictures from RPI

Snowshoeing around Lake Minnewaska, March 24,2005 (part of Catskills trip) ... pictures eventually
IOCA Conference in Rosendale, NY,  April  24-26, 2009 ... pictures and links to more pictures
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Lake George Canoe/Camping (NY)
an annual IOCA trip run by RPI Outing Club.
October 1997 - pictures  --October 2-4,1998 - pictures
October 1-3,1999 - sorry no pictures  --Sept.29-Oct.1,2000 - pictures - trip write-up
Sept.28-30,2001 - pictures  --Sept. 27-29,2002 - pictures  --September 26-28,2003  ... Pictures
September 24-26,2004 ... pictures  --September 23-25,2005 ... pictures
September 22-24,2006 ... pictures  --September 21-23, 2007 .. pictures  --September 26-28, 2008 ... some pictures
September 25-27, 2009 ... pictures someday  -- September 24-26, 2010 .... pictures
Sept. 20-23, 2013 ...  pictures sometime ---


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Westchester/Putnam, NY and nearby CT 

October 6,2002: Hike in Mianus River Gorge -  pictures

Cross Country Skiing and other at Fahnestock State Park,
--December 8,2002 ... pictures  -- February 16,2003 ... pictures
... January 29,2005 ... pictures  ... Sledding/cross-country skiing, Saturday, February 17,2007 ... pictures
... Don's trip January 19,2009 .. pictures ...Thursday, December 30, 2010 ... pictures
...Sunday, January 30, 2011 .... pictures

North County Trailway (Westchester) and Putnam Rail-Trail,
  • Sunday, April 13,2003 ... sorry no pictures
    A Bike excursion the entire length (21 miles each way) of this newly completed bikeway.
  • Friday, October 8,2004 ... pictures and map
    About 32 miles on the northern end of the Westchester North County Rail-Trail
  • Friday, November 5,2004... sorry no pictures
    about 40 miles on the northern end and into Putnam County as far as we could go.
  • Tuesday, February 21,2006 ... pictures
    A really cold day so we only got to the Putnam County line and turned back
  • Sunday, December 17,2006 ... pictures
    unusually warm for December, we went the whole length of the Putnam Rail-Trail and finished by going over into Westchester.
  • Saturday, March 21,2009 ... pictures
Mount Beacon, Friday, March 24,2006 ... pictures
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Mass. and upper CT 
IOCA Conferences
--Beckett, MA, including hikes in Sages Ravine and Falls Village, CT: April 20-23, 2001 ... pictures
--Goshen, MA, including hike on Grace Mtn.: April 21-23, 2006 ... pictures
Mt. Holyoke College Winter Fun IOCA Weekend; South Hadley-Amherst area
--March 4-5, 2005 ... pictures
--March 2-4,2007 ... pictures
--March 7-9,2008 ... pictures
--March 6-8, 2009 ... pictures
Mount Greylock backpacking, November 6-7, 2009
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New York City
Wednesday, November 24,2004: Wonderful Town ... pictures

Saturday, December 4,2004: STOMP!
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