Short Hikes for Great Views
- Green Lakes State Park. // New York State Conservationist;Aug2015, Vol. 70 Issue 1, p16
The article offers travel tips for the Green Lakes state park in New York including wildlife to watch such as white-tailed deer, hawks and cottontail rabbits and recommendations for activities such as hiking, boating and swimming.
- WOMEN'S HIKING. // Empty Closet;Dec2006/Jan2007, Issue 397, pC7
The article offers information on the hiking activities for lesbians to be conducted by the Gay Alliance of the Genesee Valley in Rochester, New York. The event will be held at local parks where women and children are welcome. It can be an opportunity for participants to meet new friends and a...
- WOMEN'S HIKING. // Empty Closet;Nov2007, Issue 407, p5C
The article focuses on the Women's Hiking club for lesbians in New York. The group hikes at parks in the state, which, according to the author, is a great way to meet new friends and potential lovers. Ladies and children are welcome to join the club. The author notes that the members of the...
- The Finger Lakes Trail. Morris, John A-X. // New York State Conservationist;Aug2005, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p6
Presents an article about a hiking odyssey along the completed section of the Finger Lakes Trail in New York State. Description of the start of the trail in Allegany State Park; Provision of services to hikers by volunteers who maintain the trail; Ways to enjoy the scenery of the trail. ...
- Joint-venture garden for Battery Park City. P.D.S. // Architectural Record;Aug1991, Vol. 179 Issue 8, p25
Reports that Cooper, Robertson & Partners is teaming with visual artist Jennifer Bartlett and landscape architects Quennell Rothschild to create the South Garden at New York's Battery Park City.
- A falls for remembering. Newman, J.L. // Focus;Winter89, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p21
Describes the views at Taughannock Falls State Park in New York. Height of the falls, considered the highest east of the Rockies; Surrounding gorges; Seasonal changes at the falls.
- Adirondack high. Mitchell, John G.; Stenzel, Maria // National Geographic;Jun98, Vol. 193 Issue 6, p118
Highlights the Adirondack Mountains in New York State. Details about Adirondack Park; Peaks in the area; The number of summits above 4,000 feet; The author's experience in hiking in the area; Aesthetic pleasures of the High Peaks and other Adirondack wilderness; The conflict of private...
- The Great Lakes Garden & Visitor Center. Mazzarella, Patricia // Conservationist;Jun93, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p36
Discusses an unusual garden, a living map of the Great Lakes, miniaturized lakes designed to scale, with lawn instead of water filling the lake beds, at the Niagara Reservation State Park. Nation's first state park; Great Lakes Garden and Visitor Center; Four upper lakes, Superior, Michigan,...
- "Subverting the context": Public space and public design. Glazer, Nathan // Public Interest;Fall92, Issue 109, p3
Discusses land on the island of Manhattan which will provide an opportunity for a park on the Hudson River. Involvement of Donald Trump and community groups; Historical background on the building of parks and parkways; Frederick Law Olmsted; Calvert Vaux; `The Granite Garden,' by Anne Whiston...