McCartan, Mariclaire
June 2003
New York State Conservationist;Jun2003, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p24
Features the Hammond Hill State Forest trail system located in the hills of eastern Tompkins County in New York State, which serves as a perfect site for hiking, running and biking. Size of the forest; Establishment of the state forest in 1935; Activities offered at the recreational trails; Maintenance of the trail system. INSET: Outdoor Clubs That Meet at Hammond Hill State Forest:.


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