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Hiking Trails Accessible by Train

Hiking Trails Accessible by Train

By Laura Rubio, Staff Writer

April 12, 2018


Filed under Features

Explore the great outdoors by checking out one of these easily-accessible hikes.

Florence: A Photo Gallery of Hiking the Cinque Terre

Florence: A Photo Gallery of Hiking the Cinque Terre

By Grace Halio, Abroad Editor

February 23, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

A set of photos taken on a trail in Cinque Terre, Italy.

An adventurer’s appetite

An adventurer’s appetite

By Rebecca Riddle, Dining Editor

October 9, 2014


Filed under Features

Whether you are hiking, biking or simply sitting around a campfire, any outdoor adventure requires the proper fuel. Packing food that is both tasty and portable requires a bit of forethought, but, with some planning, your adventure is sure to be delicious. There are some important aspects t...

Fresh air, fun outdoors

Fresh air, fun outdoors

By Sidney Butler, Contributing Writer

October 9, 2014


Filed under Features

Hiking If you are looking to escape the chaos of New York City’s streets for a much calmer and serene space this fall, head up to the Cranberry Lake Preserve in Westchester County. The preserve is home to forests, wetlands and a four-acre lake. The abundance of trails in this area makes thi...

Fitness Finds: Take it to the Trails

Fitness Finds: Take it to the Trails

April 8, 2013


Filed under Features

It's easy to fall victim to a workout rut in the city that never sleeps. We perform the same old exercise routine as our schedules allow, crossing it of the "to-do" list and moving on without a second thought. WSN's new fitness column, Fitness Finds, challenges you to push past the confines of your...

Top five trails to explore on National Hike Day

Top five trails to explore on National Hike Day

November 12, 2012


Filed under Features

[top-5-gallery] A version of this article appeared in the Monday Nov. 12 print edition. Kristina Bogos is a staff writer. Email her at [email protected]