New York State Dept. of Econ. Dev. Articles http://www.iloveny.com/articles/ Recent Articles - Outdoor Adventure Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:33:17 GMT Fishing in New York http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/fishing-in-new-york/833/ Luring anglers for years, discover 165 different species of fish in New York lakes, ponds, rivers and ocean. Fishers from around the world are drawn to pristine settings and diverse experiences. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/fishing-in-new-york/833/ Exotic Lodgings in NY State http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/exotic-lodgings-in-ny-state/766/ Why stay in an ordinary hotel when you can sleep in a luxurious, remote lakeside yurt or a repurposed caboose? Here are more than a dozen wonderful lodgings across the state that are attractions in... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/exotic-lodgings-in-ny-state/766/ Celebrate New York State, Naturally http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/celebrate-new-york-state-naturally/765/ What better place to enjoy nature than somewhere with no light pollution, no building towering over the forest canopy, no cell phone towers or fast food restaurants, and not much that moves... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/celebrate-new-york-state-naturally/765/ Discovering a "Ditch" that Changed A Nation http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/discovering-a-ditch-that-changed-a-nation/764/ In 1808, when New York Governor DeWitt Clinton proposed building a canal from the Hudson River to the Great Lakes, he might as well have suggested flying to the moon. Many called the project... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/discovering-a-ditch-that-changed-a-nation/764/ Serene Snowshoeing http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/serene-snowshoeing/763/ Freshly fallen snow covers the ground. From inside, you look out on a beautiful frosted wonderland just waiting to be explored. Now is the perfect time to head outside and embark on a snowshoeing... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/serene-snowshoeing/763/ Snowmobiling http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/snowmobiling/762/ Want the recipe for one of the most exhilarating winter sports in New York State? Take plenty of snow, throw in an abundance of trails (more than 10,000 miles!) and mix in picture perfect vistas... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/snowmobiling/762/ Ski Center Map http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/ski-center-map/761/ See the many downhill and cross country ski centers in New York State. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/ski-center-map/761/ Riding and Tubing http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/riding-and-tubing/760/ In the Hudson Valley, Thunder Ridge Ski Area has a new 400-foot Magic Carpet ski lift plus new snowmaking equipment. Check out great events like February’s “Military Appreciation Weekends” and... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/riding-and-tubing/760/ Downhill Skiing http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/downhill-skiing/759/ When the weather gets white, the north country waxes up. With nearly 100 downhill and crosscountry ski centers, New York’s mountains boast more ski areas than any other state. Choose from... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/downhill-skiing/759/ Cross-Country Skiing http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/cross-country-skiing/758/ Cross-country skiing offers a fantastic way to glide through the wonderland of a New York winter. Invigorating yet relaxing, it’s easy to learn, inexpensive, and provides a great full-body work-out. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/cross-country-skiing/758/ Winter Sports in New York State: Fact Sheet http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/winter-sports-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/757/ Nearly a dozen ski areas offer a wide range of downhill skiing and snowboarding opportunities—from family friendly to expert-only. Family-friendly ski areas include Gore Mountain... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/winter-sports-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/757/ Hunting in New York State: Fact Sheet http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/hunting-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/756/ Private preserves and game farms are found throughout the region. State lands are open for hunting during the appropriate seasons. Find license and other information at The Adirondacks’ regional... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/hunting-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/756/ Hiking in New York State: Fact Sheet http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/hiking-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/755/ Adirondack Park is the largest national park in the lower 48, encompassing more than 6,000 acres. More than 2,000 miles of trails lead through spectacular landscapes—along forested paths, around... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/hiking-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/755/ Fishing in New York State: Fact Sheet http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/fishing-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/754/ With over 3,000 freshwater lakes, rivers, streams and ponds, the Adirondacks are a haven for both lure and fly fishing. The waters are teeming with bass, trout, perch... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/fishing-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/754/ Boating In New York State: Fact Sheet http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/boating-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/753/ With over 3,000 lakes and ponds, and thousands of miles of rivers, streams and canoe routes, the Adirondacks offer tame and wild adventures on the water – from tranquil cruises and swimming... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/boating-in-new-york-state-fact-sheet/753/ New York State on the Water http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/new-york-state-on-the-water/711/ Over 70,000 miles of waterways for whitewater rafting, sailing, kayaking, cruising and river or deep sea fishing. Fri, 31 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/new-york-state-on-the-water/711/ State Parks Open for MDW http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/state-parks-open-for-mdw/769/ Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced the reopening of Long Island’s Robert Moses State Park and the Jones Beach State Park boardwalk for the 2013... Thu, 23 May 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/state-parks-open-for-mdw/769/ Insiders Guide to Swimming New York State http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/insiders-guide-to-swimming-new-york-state/768/ Waterfalls, Crystal Clear Lakes, Sandy Beaches, Secluded Coves and Old Fashioned Waterholes – Get an Insider’s Guide on Where to Swim this Summer in New York State. Tue, 01 Jan 2013 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/insiders-guide-to-swimming-new-york-state/768/ New York State Fishing http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/new-york-state-fishing/767/ There’s never a lack of stories to tell after a New York State fishing trip. Like that time you spotted sea gulls circling off the coast of Long Island signaling that sharks were there for the... Mon, 11 Jun 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.iloveny.com/articles/view/new-york-state-fishing/767/