standing on a rock ledge at Minnewaska State Park

Welcome to KB Hikes!

My name is Karina and I am a solo hiker sharing my experiences exploring all of the wilderness in New York State and beyond. This website is your source for hiking inspiration, relatable outdoor content, informational and educational posts about hiking ethics, trail reviews in the Adirondacks, Catskills, New York State Parks, and more. I also regularly share my thoughts and review things like gear and lodging/camping locations! If you like hiking or the outdoors, then you’re in the right place! Simply look through the navigation bar above or start reading some of my latest blog posts below!

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This photo depicts the outside of the Grayhaven Motel. This is a one story building, painted light gray with red doors and white trim.
Lodging Reviews

NY Lodging Review: Grayhaven Motel

The Grayhaven Motel is a unique lodging property in Ithaca, NY. Originally established in 1919, this historic property has been renovated in the last couple

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