area that is owned by the Nature Conservancy. This preserve has one
large loop (marked with orange blazes) and two branching loops (marked
with blue blazes) for a total of about two miles of hiking along the Lisha
Kill. The preserve is known for its old growth forest of Eastern White Pine
and Eastern Hemlock. Some of the trees in this preserve are estimated to
be over 200 years old.
From Route 7 in Schenectady: At the intersection of Route 7 and Union
Street, turn left onto Rosendale Road. The parking area is marked with a
small sign about 1.5 miles down on the right.