Fall is popular with all outdoor enthusiasts, including hikers and hunters. As the hunting season in New York City accelerates and daylight hours dwindle, advocates of hiking and biking are urging those who explore the woods recreationally to take extra precautions to maintain their safety, that of their pets and hunters.
âHunting is a very popular activity and has a long heritage here,â says Andy Mossey, stewardship and advocacy coordinator for the Catskill Center. âAs people go out and recreate, we have to be prepared to share the woods with the hunters. “