Hiking Adventures

Hiking New Jersey and Beyond: Bushkill Falls [VIDEO]
In my latest "Hiking New Jersey" we actually cross the border into Pennsylvania to hike Bushkill Falls! It's called the Niagra Falls of Pennsylvania and it's a great natural resource just minutes across the New Jersey/Pennsylvania border. The...
Hiking New Jersey: Buttermilk Falls [VIDEO]
This addition of Daytripping with Shawn Michaels we are going to Buttermilk Falls. New Jersey is not known for huge waterfalls, so Buttermilk Falls, nearly 100 feet, is one of our largest natural waterfalls in the state. It's a beautiful site and it's at the beginning of the hike, so it&ap…
Hiking New Jersey: Island Beach State Park [VIDEO]
We continue our series "Hiking New Jersey" with a stop closer to home right here at the Jersey Shore in Ocean County at Island Beach State Park. This, of course, is a much different hike than previous because it is a flat hike with lots of beach sand...
Hiking New Jersey: The Lenape Trail [VIDEO]
Established in 1982, the Lenape Trail links a dozen county and municipal parks, a rail trail, historic areas, and other landmarks along a 34-mile route in Essex County. The trail was a joint undertaking of the Sierra Club and the Essex County Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs.
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