Category: bronx

Wintry day at the Beach (Orchard Beach)

By UrbanAnthropod, December 10, 2010 8:26 pm
Orchard Beach Hawk

Orchard Beach Hawk

I made my way to Pelham Bay Park in an attempt to do some mapping for OSM. Unfortunately, the battery on the logger had drained! This cold weather just sucks the charge out..

I had previously made my way along the trails on the western side of the park and stumbled upon the Barlow-Pell Mansion. …

A walk in the park (Van Cortlandt)

By UrbanAnthropod, November 20, 2010 8:07 pm
Eating squirrel

Eating squirrel

I’ve never been to Van Cortlandt Park before. It’s all the way on the other side of the Bronx, after all!

Being time for the fall harvest festivities, I decided to take part in a Urban Park Ranger led walk. I was hoping to learn more about the Leni Lenape who lived in the area …

NYC marathon

By UrbanAnthropod, November 7, 2010 8:23 pm

It’s insane and unnatural to run some 26 miles. Part fitness and many parts masochism, runners train themselves to endure pushing their bodies to an extreme. I applaud it heartily.

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