Forest, Garden, Trail, Gorge

Highlights from this week’s upcoming Walk in the Park TV public access TV show on Ithaca, NY cable channel 13. See brief video below for times. First showing Thursday, 1/24 at 9:00 p.m. I will also post it online on this blog as soon as possible!

Hiking on the Finger Lakes Trail in Danby State Forest near Ithaca, NY, Finger Lakes.

Hikers walk through a red pine plantation on the Finger Lakes Trail in Danby State Forest. Photo by S. Hesse.

Ponds at Newman Arboretum, Cornell Plantations, Ithaca, NY.

Late afternoon sun reflects off ponds in Newman Arboretum in the Cornell Plantations, Ithaca, NY.

Deer buck rub in East Ithaca Nature Preserve, Ithaca, NY near Cornell University.

A "buck rub" in the East Ithaca Nature Preserve

Lucifer Falls at Robert H. Treman State Park, Ithaca, NY, in winter

Lucifer Falls in Robert H. Treman State Park as viewed from the Rim Trail

See the schedule for Ithaca public access TV channel 13 showings:

This episode will appear on this blog online soon!

March for the Animals!

SPCA of Tompkins County, Ithaca, NY, Cornell Plantations, dogs, cats

On rainy September 22, 2012, volunteers walked their pets around the paths in the Newman Arboretum at Cornell Plantations in Ithaca, NY, having raised thousands of dollars to support medical care for animals at SPCA of Tompkins County, one of only a handful of “no-kill” shelters in the U.S. For more information, see See my short video ( 5 minutes, 17 seconds) here!