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Hiking the history of the Hudson

North South Lake from the trail.

Our winter outdoor hiking choice is North-South Lake, where trails follow the famous painters from the Hudson River Art School, among them Thomas Cole.

Cyclists are Blessed


Cyclists are blessed because they are saving the earth from harmful carbon emissions every day they get on their bicycles. Thank you Pope Francis for bringing attention to our struggle to save the earth.

Froome Wins Tour de France: Greipel takes Sprint Win in Paris

Chris Froome enjoys a glass of champagne on the Champs, while the rain comes pouring down.

July 26, 2015 – Tour de France – Stage 21- Sèvres – Grand Paris Seine Ouest / Paris Champs-Élysées (Final Stage) Chris Froome (Team Sky) was declared the winner of the Tour de France today:  It was the second time…

The Shark Wins at La Toussuire, Quintana Bites Into Froome’s Lead

nibali wins stage 19 tdf 2015

The Shark of Messina attacked when Chris Froome, who is currently leading the Tour, caught a stone in his gears, and had to stop on the climb up the Col de la Croix de Fer. it makes one think that the man’s nickname, the Shark, fits quite well after all.

Tour de France: Overall time classification after stage 14

Riders passed below the Milau bridge which is the largest in the world.

July 18, 2015 – Overall individual time classification- Top 17 positions Results after stage 14 Total distance covered:2270.8 KM RANK RIDER RIDER NO. TEAM TIMES GAP    1 GBRFROOME Christopher 31 TEAM SKY 56h 02′ 19”  2 COLQUINTANA ROJAS Nairo Alexander…

Cummings Tops Mende on Mandela Day

The peloton taking it "easy" in stage 14 from Rodez to Mendes.

MTN Qhubeca’s Stephen Cummings stole the finish in Mende today after a tricky stage where a lead group split, and remade itself over and over again in the last 40 km of the race.