Daily Archives: February 9, 2011

Save the date: May 23 – 26 for the 31st Annual National Recreation Resource Planning Conference

The 31st Annual National Recreation Resource Planning Conference “Innovations in Connecting Americans to Our Great Outdoors” Breckenridge, Colorado – May 23-26, 2011, Beaver Run Conference Center Outdoor recreation leaders from around the nation are invited to participate in this important conference … Continue reading

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The bike seat vs. your chair

A recent article in the climate change blog Grist touts the benefits of cycling, tells the hard truth about sedentary lifestyles, and pulls no punches dishing about the dangers and social costs of single occupancy vehicle commuting. Read more then … Continue reading

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Schenectady mayor Brian Stratton tapped by Gov. Cuomo to lead Canal Corp.

Breaking news: Gov. Andrew Cuomo officially announced Wednesday morning that Mayor Brian U. Stratton will be recommended as director of the New York State Canal Corporation. Read more at the Albany Times Union

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Thinking summer yet? Check out five of New York’s best camping destinations

The New York Outdoors Blog isn’t hibernating their winter blues away – instead they recently featured a short list highlighting some of New York’s best campsites. All of the sites listed are in New York State parks. Check out the list … Continue reading

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