RiverU Goes Seining at Little Stony Point

Last week, River U visited Little Stony Point,in Hudson Highlands State Park, for a day of seining. After acclimatizing to the water (and appreciating the scenic view), we quickly unrolled our seining nets and dragged them through the river in the hopes of catching fish and other aquatic creatures. We also set minnow traps to […]

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Aboard Clearwater #2: Transit from Yonkers to Verplanck

With bags packed and train tickets ordered we began our two day adventure along the Hudson River. We will be traveling from Yonkers to Beacon, camping overnight in Verplanck aboard the 106-foot Hudson River sloop Clearewater. Before setting off for our second nautical adventure on Clearwater we stopped to study the engineering of a “daylighting” […]

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