These are my experiences in maps, photos, and stories.

New York State - Maps, photos and stories of special places.
Other States - Maps, photos and stories outside of NY.
Topics - Essays, links, and other interesting content.

Google County Maps - State land maps, tracks and waypoints.
State Land Websites - Links to many of the state land webpages.
State Truck Trails Over A Half Mile - Dirt roads to explore in the backcountry.
NYS DEC Lean-To Locations - Listings, coordinates and GPS data for lean-tos.

Moose River Plains - Maps and photos of state's largest free camping area.
Piseco-Powley Road - Maps and photos of 15 mile dirt road with camping.

For Downloadable Backcountry Campsites and Trail Data see Google County Maps.

Wildlife Management Units (Deer) - Google Map shows the WMU boundaries.
Google Maps of Deer Harvest Density in 2016 by WMU or Town. In 2015 by WMU.
Google Maps of Buck Harvest Density in 2016 by WMU or Town.
2016 Deer and Buck Harvest by Town - Google Spreadsheet with FIPS codes for making your own calculations.

Parking and Access to Trout Streams - An interactive, downloadable Google Map.
Lakes with DEC Contour Maps - A Google Map links to Contour Maps for Fishing.

NYS Statewide Snowmobile Trail System - State trails on public and private lands.

Interactive Maps of NY Census - Explore and download KML files.
Charts and Interactive Diagrams - From population to pollution control.

Big Red - Photos and Videos of my lifted truck with its camper shell.
Big Red's Dual Battery Setup for Camp Power, Video Tour and Diagram.

Charts: Sunrise October 12 through November 10, Sunset October 13 through November 11 and Temperature, Through Tuesday October 24.
Google Maps: August 2017 Unemployment Rate In NY State, Murder Weapons By State In 2016 and NYS Statewide Snowmobile Trail System.
Photos: Blackwater Falls State Park, Blue Ridge Parkway, Buchanan, Virginia, Dolly Sods Wilderness, Garrett County, Maryland, Monongahela National Forest, Mount Storm, West Virginia, Shenandoah Mountain and West Virginia.
Maps: Bush Hill State Forest, Catlin State Forest, Colgate Lake Trail, Murders Per Million Residents, New York State Local Government Employee Salary and Stone Hill State Forest.
Videos: Apulia-LaFayette Road, Bennett Hill Farm, Callahans Corners, Labrador Hollow, Psycho Killers and South Bethlehem.

See more Charts, Google Maps, Maps, Photos and Videos or archived October 2016.

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