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#197522 - 01/25/17 07:10 PM Hither Hills, Montauk NY (Long Island)
heyimfilming Offline
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Registered: 01/25/17
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I recently posted this video from a really fun day hike we took this past summer. Check it out here: Montauk Hike (Hither Hills)

Anyone else hike Long Island??

also does everyone else always use a jogging strollers on hikes?

ever try the toddler backpack? (ive seen them at R.E.I. and a family had one when we hiked Watkins Glen)

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#197528 - 01/27/17 02:02 PM Re: Hither Hills, Montauk NY (Long Island) [Re: heyimfilming]
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My kids have now aged out of strollers and backpacks, but we had a nice jogging stroller but never really used them hiking. Only the backpacks. They are expensive and only good for a pretty limited age range, but are worthwhile if you can afford it and like to hike. I was able to get a good deal on one off of Craig's list. Just look for a decent brand. They don't tend to get a lot of use so if you can find one they are usually in pretty good shape.

Another thing to keep in mind, in wilderness areas jogging strollers are not allowed.

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#197530 - 01/27/17 04:09 PM Re: Hither Hills, Montauk NY (Long Island) [Re: BZH]
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Also, most trails with which I'm familiar (lots, in many parts of the country) are far too rough for jogging strollers. The backpack is much better!
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