** Written by Sofia (8) and Brandon (11) **
Sofia – “Yesterday I went hiking and camping at Harriman and Bear Mountain State Parks. They are located in Upstate New York and it was 90 miles to drive there. First we drove to the top of Bear Mountain and we hiked down a little to look at the valley and trees.”
Sofia – “At the Perkins Tower, we climbed up 4 stories to the top. I saw an amazing view. It had all these mountains and trees.
Brandon – “On every floor of the tower there was pictures of different times in the history of Bear Mountain and what it looked like. People used to take steam ships to get to the bottom of Bear Mountain”.
Sofia – “After we came out of the tower we hiked on the Appalachian Trail and we