Welcome to KGAdventures
Wanting to get outdoors again, but feeling a bit overwhelmed with all the information and on where to begin? You’ve come to the right place.
At KGAdventures, you’ll find information on hiking trails and kayaking launches near you, tips on how to get started and some recommended gear to ensure you have the best experience getting outdoors again. You can use the menu at the top of the page to browse through articles, recommended locations, and anything else you’re looking for.
Getting outdoors again should be easier than it is. We’re here to make sure you have everything you need to feel confident and ready to take on your next outdoor adventure.
If you’re new to hiking…
Let’s get you on the trails… safely! New hikers typically fall into one of two categories: (1) people who are a little scared of hiking and want to know how to be prepared or (2) people who just head out in the woods one day, usually unprepared, and hope for the best.
KGAdventures doesn’t want you to be either of those people! We want you to be prepared and confident in your hiking abilities so you can start this new adventure safely and have an amazing time.
Check out some of our most helpful guides below to get you started hiking!
Are you wanting to hike but all you have are jeans? Find out when jeans are appropriate for hiking and when they aren’t here.
This article describes what to do If you see a scorpion while hiking. It goes over scorpion dangers, prevention, and treatment on a trail.
This article details the dangers of hiking and how to prevent them. It answers the question is hiking dangerous and shows you how to stay safe
Are you wondering if a hiking baby carrier is worth the cost? This pro/cons list will help you determine if a hiking baby carrier is worth it
Nature lovers and users want to protect the Earth’s resources. Follow the 7 principles of Leave No Trace to better protect the environment!
This article describes what to do about ticks while hiking. It goes over tick prevention, removal, and care after a bite.
If you’re new to kayaking…
Welcome to the water! If you’ve paddled before you know how wonderful and fulfilling kayaking can be.
But, we want you to be safe and avoid dangers and injury. Don’t get hurt or stranded while out on your first few trips. Learn what you need to do to prepare so that you can have a safe paddle.
Check out some of our most helpful guides below to get you started kayaking!
Kayaking a river without transportation at both the put-in and let-out can be challenging. Learn some tricks to solve that problem here.
Stay safe on the water this winter with our expert guide on kayaking safety. From proper gear to cold-weather techniques, we’ve got you covered.”
Wondering if you can kayak barefoot? Yes, you can but you need to be aware of the launch and landing site before choosing to kayak barefoot.
As winter approaches you may be wondering how to properly winterize and store your kayak to protect it from the cold? Learn the steps here.
New to Kayaking? Want to start kayaking but not sure how to get started kayaking? Check out our ultimate guide to getting stated kayaking.
Is kayaking dangerous? Check out the 12 dangers of kayaking and how to prepare for all of them while on the water.
If you’re here for recommendations….
Then we have several for you! Our menu above can navigate you to several trails and kayaking launches in the Connecticut and New York regions. Exploring our beautiful area of the country is incredible and we want you to enjoy it as well.
But if you’re looking for a shortlist of places to try check out our guides below:
Looking for where to hike near Connecticut or New York in June 2022? Look no further – get 4 hiking recommendations for June 2022
Learn everything you need to know about hiking this easy and beautiful Dover Stone Church Preserve in Dover Plains, New York
Learn everything you need to know about the Bull Hill Full Loop hiking trail at Hudson Highlands State Park in Cold Spring, NY
Hike the Connecticut blue-blazed Lillinonah Trail located in Paugussett State Forest. Get everything you need to know for this Newtown trail.
Looking for where to hike near Connecticut or New York in March 2022? Look no further – get 4 hiking recommendations for March 2022
Learn everything you need to know about hiking Dunderberg Mountain, Bald Mountain, and the Timp at Bear Mountain in New York!
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