Tilly Foster

Yellow trail on the farm side Location: Brewster Distance: 1 mile Skill Level: easy Elevation Gain: minimal Type of Hike: lollipop Trail Condition: gravel, grass, trail Wow Factor: ends with animals Note: website says it is permanently closed but it was bought by Putnam County How to get there: From I84, take exit 19.  Follow 312 … Continue reading Tilly Foster

Hilltop Hanover Farm

Location: Yorktown Distance: 2 miles Skill Level: easy Elevation Gain: 150' Type of Hike: loop Trail Condition: trail, rocky Wow Factor: ends at the farm Website How to get there: From the Taconic, take Underhill Ave east.  Turn right onto Hanover St.  Farm will be on the right but trail parking for about 8 cars is … Continue reading Hilltop Hanover Farm

Stamford Museum and Nature Center

Location: Stamford, CT Distance: 1 mile Skill Level: easy, good for little walkers Elevation Gain: 100' Type of Hike: loop Trail Condition: trail, rocky, muddy, boardwalk Wow Factor: ends at a playground and farm Note: paid entrance Website How to get there: From I684, take the Hutchinson Parkway North.  It becomes Route 15/Merrit Parkway.  Take … Continue reading Stamford Museum and Nature Center