4 Ways to Let Nature De-Stress You
Four great ways for urban-dwellers to get back into nature and regain sanity (with NYC-specific tips).
Pitch a Tent
For those who need extra time with Mother Nature’s healing powers, a weekend camping trip is in order.
For a traditional campground experience reminiscent of the good old days of family camping trips, visit Clarence Fahnestock State Park located along the stunning Canopus Lake, an hour from NYC. Stay at one of the 80 campsites in the 14,000-acre upstate park. Be sure to bring a tent and all the other necessary camping accoutrements. Other nearby camping escapes:
- Otis Pike High Dunes Wilderness area on Long Island’s Fire Island
- Riverside Campground at Barryville, NY
- Stone Tavern Farm in the Catskill region
Great for families, couples, groups of friends, weekend warriors.
And one more city-centric idea: