Hiking tips

A Beginner’s Guide to Backpacking in Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio

HENDERSON, Ky. “Remember when the Winter Warlock was trying to learn to walk? He sang, “Put one foot in front of the other, and soon you’ll walk through the door.” Well, this song also applies to hiking; It’s so easy. Lisa Hoffman, a naturalist at John James Audubon State Park, is an avid hiker both […]

Gay hiking

Get out of town with New York’s best hiking clubs

When a hiking group called the Sundance Outdoor Adventure Society was founded in 1980, the world was a much less tolerant place for members of the LGBT community. If you wanted to meet other homosexuals, you sometimes had to go to bars. But it got old after a while, not to mention unhealthy. And the […]