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Adventure NY is going virtual! As part of #AdventureAtHome, we'll be bringing you weekly content for inspiration on how to enjoy the outdoors close to home. Check back each week for new content. Be sure to sign up for Find Your Adventure (the Camping, Wildlife Viewing, and Hiking) email newsletter as well.

Week 1: Fishing

Fishing is a fun activity for all ages and all members of the family that can be done even in urban areas.

To dip your toes into this great outdoor activity, start here.

Not ready to hit the water just yet? Check out these fun indoor fishing activities, including how to turn your bathtub into a fishing pond (link leaves DEC website).

Watch our I Fish NY YouTube playlist for how-tos and inspiration.

Para videos en Español (sale del sitio web DEC).

In case you missed it, head over to DEC's Facebook to watch a recording of our live event with expert I Fish NY staff providing tips and tricks on how to get started fishing from anywhere in NY.

Week 2: Birding

multigenerational bird watchers in the woods

Birding is a simple and fun activity to take part in from anywhere in New York State. Birds are everywhere from the city to rural areas, and it is easy to get started. Birding is fun for all ages and does not require special expensive equipment. Get started today!

Watch our I Bird NY YouTube playlist for how-tos and inspiration.

View 2020 I Bird NY Challenges coming soon.

Stay tuned for a special Facebook live event this week on all things birds and more content beginning the week of June 8, 2020.


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