Hitting The Rail Trail

Today, we hit the rail trail again. I want to keep pushing myself out of my comfort zone. My goal is to ride the entire Dutchess County Rail Trail, but the only way to do that is to get out there and actually ride. I find riding with a friend makes it way easier to… Continue reading Hitting The Rail Trail

NRA Instructor’s Course Part 2

Part 2 - Tonight’s class includes the 1st Round of Qualification for the basic instructor’s course includes shooting a pistol outside on the firing range. Each student is required to qualify as a NRA instructor by shooting 20 rounds in a 6x6 square on an 8” round target at 45 yards away. Yes, I qualified… Continue reading NRA Instructor’s Course Part 2

NY State Parks

Upstate NY has some beautiful state parks. Since, summer is here, it’s time to get outside and breathe in clean fresh air. Here are three of my favorite parks for learning history and hiking along the banks of the mighty Hudson River. 1. FDR Home & Museum is located in Hyde Park, NY, was the… Continue reading NY State Parks