Tag Archives: albany NY

Colonie Town Park & Trail Head

Taking a closer look at Colonie, NY town park and trail head

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Exploring The Albany Pinebush

Surrounding New Karner Road in Colonie, NY, is the Pinebush, a large preserve located in Albany County. The pinebush is one of the largest of 20 pine barrens on earth , formed thousands of years ago following the drainage of glacial lake Albany. The pinebush shares similar ecosystems and environment as the woodlawn preserve, which is only located a few

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Wolf Creek Falls Preserve

Located in the town of Knox, the preserve is a short drive outside of the town of Altamont, NY, down Bozenkill Road. Wolf Creek Falls preserve opened in 2007 under the Mohawk Hudson Land Conservation as a 135 acre gift from retired SUNY Professor Steve Brown. The location boasts beautiful streams and waterfalls. There are three trails, two of which

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Woodlawn Nature Preserve, A Gem Hidden Beyond the Pines

Woodlawn preserve is a gem hidden in Schenectady New York, a small city located in the capital district. The Woodlawn preserve is a little known treasure, nestled in the Woodlawn neighborhood near Colonie & Rotterdam. The preserve boasts 3 trails, all easy, quiet, spacious, and peaceful! You can find the main entrance located on Gifford Street off of Mcdonald Ave.

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