Hunter Mountain

The Hunter Mountain Fire Tower in the Catskills was frosty when we visited. The tower was the first built in the Catskills region and...

WATSON FARM

Take a self-guided tour of Historic New England's Watson Farm in Jamestown, Rhode Island. The historic 1789 family farm is open...

INNERMOST CABIN

Stay a night in the Innermost Cabin on the beautiful property of Mass Audubon's Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary in Topsfield,...

CATSKILL ANIMAL SANCTUARY

Visit an extraordinary farmed animal rescue in Saugerties, New York, where you'll meet the sweetest pigs, goats, horses, cows and more-...

STISSING FIRE TOWER

Climb one of our favorite towers, located in Pine Plains, New York. 30 feet taller than the other fire towers in the area, Stissing Fire...

OLD FURNACE STATE PARK

What was once the site of a furnace that produced locally mined iron for horseshoes and mill parts is now a state owned park with a...

MOOSE HILL WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Visit the oldest property of the Massachusetts Audubon Society, established in 1916 and located in Sharon, Massachusetts. Moose Hill has...

TWO GOOD NEW YORK FIRE TOWERS

The Capital District of New York State has a ton of good hikes and many great views, especially in autumn when the foliage is colorful....

EQUINE ADVOCATES

Visit a 140-acre sanctuary in Valatie, New York where over 80 rescued equines reside. Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary, a 140-acre...

IPSWICH RIVER WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Ipswich River Wildlife Sanctuary is a Mass Audubon property in Topsfield, Massachusetts. The land consists of swamps and marshes,...

BORDEN FLATS LIGHTHOUSE

Stay a night, or a few, in the keepers quarters inside the light tower at the mouth of the Taunton River in Fall River, Massachusetts....

BRENTON POINT STATE PARK

See amazing, panoramic views where Narragansett Bay meets the ocean at this state park in Newport, Rhode Island. You'll find the park...

MOUNT TOBY

Climb a fire tower and explore caves in Sunderland, Massachusetts, just south of Montague on the eastern side of the Connecticut River....

ODIORNE POINT STATE PARK

Odiorne Point State Park in Rye, New Hampshire is on the Piscataqua River, almost to Portsmouth. You'll find it on scenic Ocean Boulevard...

ROSE ISLAND LIGHT

Rose Island Lighthouse Foundation maintains a few rooms in the lighthouse, along with one room in the barracks, and one in the old...

WEST PLACE ANIMAL SANCTUARY

Visit an animal sanctuary in Tiverton, Rhode Island and meet many amazing animals. They have open tours only once or twice a year on...

GILLETTE CASTLE & DEVIL'S HOPYARD

Gillette Castle State Park in East Haddam, CT sits on the Connecticut River about fifteen miles north of Long Island Sound. The unique...

POMHAM ROCKS LIGHTHOUSE

For the last fourteen years, Friends of Pomham Rocks Lighthouse has been restoring the lighthouse with hopes of having it open to the...