Wellesley Island State Park Camping

Sunset Wellesley State Park Camping

Wellesley Island State Park Camping I stepped out of my tent into the early morning light and looked out over the smooth waters of the St Lawrence River. A few birds are in sight, and they sometimes dive to the river to grab something that only they can see. Off Continue Reading →

Finger Lakes Retreat St. Michael’s Mission

Canadice Lake, Finger Lake Region of New York

 Nature Lovers Retreat – St. Michael’s Mission St. Michael’s Mission in Conesus New York, is a perfect getaway for nature lovers. While officially located in Conesus one of the Finger Lakes, the spacious grounds of the former St. Michael’s Seminary and latter St. Michael’s Mission are located on the slopes Continue Reading →

Hiking near Hemlock Lake, a Finger Lake

Hemlock Lake

Hiking near Hemlock Lake, a Finger Lake If your perfect day includes escaping civilization with a hike, then hiking St Michael’s Mission is the perfect place for you. While officially located in Conesus, the spacious grounds of the former St. Michael’s Seminary and latter St. Michael’s Mission are located on Continue Reading →

Kayaking with My Sea Eagle 330

Sea Eagle kayak, Kayaking Hemlock lake

Why A Sea Eagle 330 This is going to be a combination post and product review of my Sea Eagle 330. I am fairly new to kayaking. Over the last few years I started renting them and going to different places around the area. I enjoyed it and was at Continue Reading →

Ocean City and Assateague Island


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Ocean City  and Assateague Island National Seashore The COVID-19 crisis has had a major impact on everyone’s life. At the beginning of the year, I had planned out my vacation and mini-vacation plans for the year. My plan included two trips to Assateague Island, near Ocean City. The first one Continue Reading →

Watkins Glen State Park

Watkins Glen Main Entrance

Watkins Glen State Park To many people talking about Watkins Glen brings forth an image of high energy. Watkins Glen was the home of the first auto racing in the United States after WWII, and is home to Watkins Glen International Speedway. Many of the country’s best races can be Continue Reading →

Eastman House and Museum


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George Eastman was a very interesting man. His company Kodak created photography as we know it today. Before his inventions, Photography required huge pieces of equipment that were very expensive and required complex processing. His product could be hand carried, take multiple photos, then sent off to be processed and Continue Reading →