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Click here for a comedic look at Rick French, the fearless Leader of Pack Paddle & Ski as he and a few friends explore Conklin Gully and Parish Hill in Naples NY. As the video shows, Rick is an intrepid leader who leads groups on adventures all over the world. Check out his trips at www.packpaddleski.com.

200 Waterfalls in Central & Western NY available at www.footprintpress.com

200 Waterfalls in Central & Western NY available at http://www.footprintpress.com

To explore Conklin Gully, Parish Hill and many more areas on your own, pick of copies of Footprint Press guidebooks such as 200 Waterfalls in Central & Western New York and Take A Hike – Family Walks in New York’s Finger Lakes Region.

Take A Hike - Finger Lakes available at www.footprintpress.com

Take A Hike – Finger Lakes available at
http://www.footprintpress.com

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Ahh, the joy of accomplishment – you can hear it in his voice as this 5-year-old experiences his first mountain biking trip. It reminds me of watching Rick French (the owner of Pack, Paddle, Ski) and his son Keegan as they experienced the outdoors together – priceless!  Click here to watch the short video.

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Mystery solved….

People living in Colorado Springs, CO wondered why their rain water barrel was almost empty every day. They set up a couple cameras and look at what they caught on film:Absolutely priceless?

How long can a bear take a bath in a rain barrel?
As long as she wants to!

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Source: Air Beds 4 Less

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Bird Bath

Bird Bath

A barred owl photo by Mark Renz

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Kayaking Related Inventions that Gladly Never Quite Made It [US Patents]

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They’ve got to be kidding …. I came across this scout.me web site, first for Syracuse NY trails. I noticed you could search for any location, so I selected Rochester NY as a city whose trails I have intimate knowledge. It started off well, offering the Genesee River Trail, Greece Canal Park Trail, Isaac Gordon Nature Park Trail, and Tryon Park. OK, good trails – no maps provided – but good recommendations. I kept scrolling down to find Island Hopping In The Cyclades, Greek Island Wanderer, and Greece: The Southern Coast all listed as being in Greece NY!

There is a Greece NY and it has nice trails, but these places happen to be in the country of Greece – far from Rochester NY. So, this web site has good intentions, but as with many – it doesn’t know what it’s talking about. Stick to local guidebooks – written by people who know the area they’re covering – you’ll even get maps. You can find many for NY state at footprintpress.com.

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