CAN’T MISS PRESERVE HIKING TRAILS
- Trestle Bike Trail – This 19 mile wild/urban trail in Rhode Island visits a super lake and features a steel bridge over one of the lakes at the hike’s halfway point. This hike is considered moderate difficulty and it’s a great way to explore Rhode Island at its best.
- Goddard Park at North Kingstown, RI
Located just off US1 at East Greenwich this 5-mile loop allows for sweeping, panoramic views across a lush green golf club and woods trails by the Narragansett Bay.
- New York / New Jersey Trail Conference – Since 1920, the New York-New Jersey Trail Conference has partnered with parks to create, protect, and promote a network of over 2,000 miles of public trails in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan region.
- Rails-to-Trails Conservancy – Transforms unused rail corridors into vibrant public places—ensuring a better future for America made possible by trails and the connections they inspire.
- Appalachian Trail Conservancy – The Appalachian Trail Conservancy’s mission is to preserve and manage the Appalachian Trail – ensuring that its vast natural beauty and priceless cultural heritage can be shared and enjoyed today, tomorrow, and for centuries to come.
- My own story …. Why did I start Hiking
Key Links on Fitness
- Prevention Magazine – With a stable of leading-edge thinkers and top minds in health, wellness, nutrition, fitness, performance, and spirituality.
- Health.com Fitness –
- Runners World –
- Running Times –
- Experience Life – The no-gimmicks, no-hype health & fitness magazine.
- Fitness Magazine – Fitness is fuel for women who are serious about being healthy and staying strong.
- Metformin – Diabetes Self-Management – Most of the millions of people who take it don’t give it a second thought, but humble metformin may well be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.
Advocacy on Health
- Health Journalism – The Association of Health Care Journalists is an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing public understanding of health care issues.
- CNN Health – Top stories on health and wellness by experts from the medical field.
- Nutrition and Fitness – Fox
- Healthy Living – Fox
- NY Times’ Well Blog
- ABC Health News –
- LA Times Health Page – The LA times has a comprehensive page with various articles on both physical and mental health as well as places to go for exercise, hiking, etc.
- Huff Post Healthy Living – Healthy Lifestyle Advice, News and Community at HuffPost Healthy Living
- Guardian Health
- GOOD Magazine
- Psychology Today
- Health Magazine – Fitness section
- Shape – Fitness Section
- Men’s Health – Fitness
- Women’s Health – Fitness
- Time Magazine – Health