Kaaterskills Falls, located in the Catskill Mountains, is one of the best summer swimming holes in the region but in the winter it becomes a winter wonderland of nature-made ice sculptures.
In Upstate New York, within the hills of the Shawangunk Mountain Range lies this hidden gem, making it's name quite appropriate. Don't get me wrong, ask any local about Hidden Pond and they'll know what you are talking about but getting there is another story.
With it's exquisite style, massive beer selection and scrumptous menu, The Hop in Beacon New York, has really set the bar.
In the spirit of holidays past, we set out to recreate a Thanksgiving similar to many our 1790's house had seen before.
As local as it gets; A farm to beer operation.
On a cold and rainy day myself and three friends embarked on what we knew would be an epic journey through the Catskill Mountains hiking the Escarpment Trail.
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Ramps or Wild Leeks are one of nature's delicacies harvested by foragers for only about two weeks in early spring. If you are lucky enough to stumble upon some their mild taste makes a good accompaniment to any dish.