The Nature Conservancy’s Adirondack Chapter is making major upgrades to the trail network at its Boquet River Nature Preserve. Professional trail builders this summer are constructing a 1.5-mile loop trail in the uplands portion of the 110-acre preserve. When completed, the … [Read more...] about Upgrades Underway at Boquet River Nature Preserve (Sun Community News)
Essex is the center of a bicycling paradise. The roads are wide and in fairly good condition, local drivers provide wide berth and the scenery is quietly beautiful. The hamlet of Essex is at the bottom of all the hilly roads leading into it, so if you start in the hamlet, you’ll … [Read more...] about Biking in Essex: Amazing Adventures for All!
A few weeks ago we asked for your help to reach $20,000 in donations so we would receive a $20,000 matching grant from the Cloudsplitter Foundation. Thanks to YOU, we reached that goal! Your donation makes it possible to: Complete the purchase of the Wildway Passage … [Read more...] about Success! CATS Meets Matching Grant!
Champlain Area Trails thanks a wonderful group of hard-working, dedicated volunteers from the American Hiking Society (AHS) who joined us for a week of trail work. The 15 volunteers from around the country donated their valuable vacation time to build bridges at the Hathaway Park … [Read more...] about Prowling for Owls & CATS Volunteers
An ambitious new project aims to broaden the hiking experience for everyone, and give local towns an economic jump start in the process. The Adirondack Community-based Trails and Lodging System (ACTLS) project seeks to develop a series of trail networks across the region. Key … [Read more...] about Public Input Wanted For Proposed Regional Trail Network (THE SUN)