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!
Pain in the outside of your knee when hiking downhill can be frustrating. Learn why it happens, how to prevent it it, and how to treat it.
Planning a 5 mile, 10 mile, or 15+mile hike and wondering how long your hike will take? Check out the guide for calculating hiking speed!
Both new and experiences hikers should be aware of these 5 thing you should never do while hiking. Be safe. Be prepared. Be Knowledgeable.
Multi Use Trail Etiquette can get confusing. Learn all about who has the right of way, who gets priority, and how to be polite on the trail?
Pain in your toes when hiking downhill can be prevented. Learn the 3 things you should do to protect you toes hiking when hiking downhill.
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
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!
Learn about the importance of bow and stern tie-down lines and why you should always need them when transporting a kayak.
Planing a kayaking adventure, but wondering if kayaking in a lake is dangerous? Learn what to watch out for if you’ll be lake kayaking.
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.
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.”
Kayaking a river without transportation at both the put-in and let-out can be challenging. Learn some tricks to solve that problem here.
It is important to know how to drain water from a kayak should it become flooded. Learn all the tips to properly drain water from a kayak.
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 May 2022? Look no further – get 4 hiking recommendations for May 2022
Learn everything you need to know about hiking the Toby’s Rock Loop at Naugatuck State Forest located in Beacon Falls, CT.
Looking for where to hike near Connecticut or New York in July 2022? Look no further – get 4 hiking recommendations for July 2022
Learn everything you need to know about the Bull Hill Full Loop hiking trail at Hudson Highlands State Park in Cold Spring, NY
Learn everything you need to know about hiking at Rye Marshlands Conservancy to see the beautiful marsh and animals in Rye, NY!
Want to know where to go hiking in Greenwich, CT? Check out these best local hiking trails to find the best one for your next adventure!
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