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1 - 100 Guest(s)
A lot of times folks hear the name Breakneck Ridge and get a certain image in their head, though it is almost always different. For some the image is of crowds lining up to climb the boulders, slabs and cracks and trash filled trails. For others the image is of a beautiful adult playground with endless possibility for exploration, discovery and challenge. We would like to share our unique perspective on this location with all of you.
Breakneck was one of my very first "real" hikes and is one of the main reasons I am a guide today and while I admit that on the weekends it can get quite busy, it does not take away from the amazing experience waiting to be had.
The most striking thing about this adventure is its contrast; the first part of the day involves a steep scramble up the side of a cliff with constant, breathtaking views up and down the Hudson River that get more panoramic with every step and the second half of the hike finds us in thick woods surrounded by the abandoned buildings, roads and ruins of the Cornish Estate.
This hike is steep and challenging, we have designed it for those of you who want to put your fitness and courage to the test. That being said, we are always willing to guide those who are motivated to push their limits both physically and mentally!
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Come along as we traverse the rugged beauty of the mountains right outside your door. Hike With Mike is a New York state licensed guide service that brings intimate knowledge of special places and years of outdoor leadership experience together for a one of a kind experience.
We strive to provide a friendly, supportive, comfortable and most of all, fun experience in the outdoors for clients of all skill levels, interests, locations and ambitions. We believe that nature is a place we are all able to find ourselves, rejuvenate our spirits and test our personal limits not only for entertainment and recreation but for the benefit of our very life force. For years the woods have been a place of rebirth and inspiration for us and now we want to share that joy with you, so please come along with us.
Our unique knowledge of local hotspots and hidden gems sets us apart from all other guide services in the Hudson Valley. We live here, we love the multitude of outdoor opportunities at our fingertips and we love rewarding our efforts with trips to local bars and restaurants almost as much! Come join us for a day and experience all the best that the Hudson Valley has to offer. Even if you live in NYC and rely on public transportation, we are more than happy to arrange meetings at local Metro-North train stops!