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Leave It Better Than You Find It ~ Enjoy, Do Not Destroy

June 17, 2018

I didn't intend on making repeated trips to the Hudson Highlands. The whole area just seems to pull me in like a magnet. I have wound up hiking Butter Hill and Storm King Mountain (twice each), North and Pitching Point, and Popolopen Torne over the course of the last month. 

As I debated where to hike next, I rationalized that I should avoid the region and explore elsewhere. However, Popolopen Torne had been on my radar for some time and the day was shaping up to be spectacular, excellent weather conditions for the Highlands. 

The trail started out at the Fort Montgomery Historic Site, descending into the trees. Making my way through the lush forest, I quickly started to run into wildlife as a number of deer frolicked along the edges of the path. 

The trail cro...

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