First Day Hikes | Capital District Moms

Start the New Year off with a hike!

 

First Day Hike at Grafton Lakes State Park
Sunday, January 1, 2023
Start the new year out right enjoying nature and getting outdoors. Hike is moderate, although it is open to any age group. About 2 miles. No charge. No strollers.
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First Day Hike at Saratoga Spa State Park
Sunday, January 1, 2023
Ring in the new year with a guided hike/snowshoe through the park! Participants will experience several mineral springs and other unique natural features during our first hike of the year. Dress appropriately for conditions. Prepare to bring snowshoes/traction aids if conditions warrant.  Some snowshoes are available. Inclement weather (such as high winds, snow/ice storm or extreme cold) will postpone this event. Pre-registration is required, please email [email protected] For more information please call (518) 584-2535.
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First Day Hike at Peebles Island State Park
Sunday, January 1, 2023.
Ring in the New Year with a hike around picturesque Peebles Island, and learn about the rich history of the Island with a chance to view bald eagles, deer and other wildlife. Bring cameras and binoculars. For more information please email [email protected]
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First Day Hike-Chasing Frozen Waterfalls at Thacher State Park
Sunday, January 1, 2023
Explore one of Thacher Park’s most popular trails past frozen waterfalls, pine and hemlock forests in a winter wonderland hike! Total distance is approximately 2 miles. Registration required. Call 518-872-0800.
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First Day Hike – Five Rivers in Delmar, NY
Sunday, January 1, 2023
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First Day Hikes at Moreau Lake State Park
Sunday, January 1, 2023
Nature Trail Hike at 9am
Mud Pond Hike at 1pm
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Click here for a long list of First Day Hikes across New York State.

 

 

 

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