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Last-minute road trips from Long Island 10/16/2014 If you never got around to planning a summer break, there are plenty of beaches, mountains, vineyards and amusement parks you can explore, all within driving distance of Long Island. Here are a few trips for the last-minute planner with a car.

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Custom camping: Area's unique options help you take your overnight adventure to the next level 06/08/2014 When most of us hear the word “camping,” we envision a crowded tent filled with sleeping bags, heading to the pond each morning with fishing poles and a can of live worms, an afternoon of hiking through the woods, and the all-important nightly ritual of roasting marshmallows for s’mores over the roaring campfire.

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5 Glamping Vacations 06/08/2014 “Glamping” – glamorous camping – combines the best of a comfortable hotel stay with the adventure of an outdoorsy retreat. What’s not to love about that? Here, five places to test the fancy waters.

Image for article Some Wall Streeters Are Skipping The Hamptons For This Luxury Camp Ground In The Adirondacks

Some Wall Streeters Are Skipping The Hamptons For This Luxury Camp Ground In The Adirondacks 05/29/2014 Not every Wall Streeter is into spending their summer weekends with sand, surf, and New York City club transplants — i.e. The Hamptons.For those who prefer a more rustic getaway, Camp Orenda in the Adirondacks has become a solid alternative.

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In the Field: Camp Orenda 05/08/2014 It is quiet in the forest. Even footsteps are hushed by thick moss. Through the canopy, long fingers of light slide over knobby roots, petite flowers and unruly ferns on the forest floor.

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Glamping is luxury and so much s’more 04/29/2014 I was raised in a camping family. I grew to love the closeness to nature, the proximity to hiking and fishing, and the ability to unplug from life’s complexities. But I’ve had some uncomfortable experiences.

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The Adirondack's Most Luxurious Campsite 04/23/2014 When David Webb traded the discomfort of New Zealand's mountainous backcountry for the relative comfort of New York's Adirondack woods, he brought the trappings of civilization with him.

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Explore The Authentic Backcountry At Adirondack’s Orenda Retreat 04/17/2014 Glamping is the escape you need from the city. Glamping is a trend on the rise and for those who want to escape the city while still maintaining some levels of comfort, then Camp Orenda in the Adirondack’s has what you’re after.

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First-Class Cabin, Upstate's Orenda is your perfect spring retreat 04/10/2014 Nobody cares that it's nearly artichoke season, or that your seasonal affective disorder has finally cleared up. The real reason to get excited for spring is this: It's almost time to go camping, and we know the perfect place.