1990: Trail Conference begins adopting trails in the Catskills
1991: Trail Conference reaches the 1,OOO-mile mark for trails maintained
1992: Trail Conference establishes Sterling Forest Defense Fund
1993: Dedication of 36-mile Shawangunk Ridge Trail. Launch of the 150-mile, Hudson to Delaware River Highlands Trail
1996: Farny Highlands trail network begun
1997: Undercliff Trail on Breakneck Mountain completed
1998: Sterling Forest State Park becomes a reality when New York State takes title to the first 14,500 acres. More than 7,000 additional acres would be added over the next five years.