Sterling Farm Preserve

Location: Patterson Distance: 1 mile Skill Level: easy, with steep descent and hand rails Elevation Gain: 100' Type of Hike: loop Trail Condition: trail, rocky Wow Factor: fun rope railing Note: As of summer 2016, the last section would be impassable for little walkers as its so overgrown with pricker bushes. How to get there: From … Continue reading Sterling Farm Preserve

Laurel Ledges

From the Cornwall Hill Rd entrance Location: Patterson Distance: 1.5 miles Skill Level: moderate Elevation Gain: 300' Type of Hike: out-and-back Trail Condition: trail, rocky Wow Factor: nice views How to get there: From 84, take 311 east.  Veer right on 164.  Make a left on Cornwall Hill Rd (there is a large sign for … Continue reading Laurel Ledges