"It's a great way to start the new year out with family and friends, enjoying the outdoors. This year we're lucky enough to have a lot of snow. And it's just a good way to enjoy the outside and be around family," says James Hurtubise, Oneonta resident.
Coordinators say "First Day Hikes" are a great way to get outside and exercise, while welcoming in the new year. Today, there were over 600 first day hikes in America.