The Adirondack Garden Club is pleased to announce the Ellen Lea Paine Memorial Nature Fund grant awardees for 2020: Ticonderoga Central School District, Alexandra Smith for the expansion, maintenance, and sustaining of the school garden, Cornell Cooperative Extension of … [Read more...] about Adirondack Garden Club Announces 2020 Grant Awardees
Champlain Area Trails (CATS)
Champlain Area Trails creates and maintains free cross-country hiking/skiing/snowshoeing trails in the Adirondacks' Champlain Valley. Rapidly approaching its goal of a 30-mile trail loop between Westport and Essex, New York Champlain Area Trails trails pass through a rich tapestry of preserved wildlife habitats, pastoral farmland, historic villages, and scenic woodlands. The following posts featured or mentioned Champlain Area Trails (CATS). Enjoy!
Champlain Area Trails (CATS) is hosting a hike led by popular ADK naturalist Audrey Hyson, Saturday, August 17, 2019, on the Flying Squirrel Trail, between Westport and Essex. The “Mosses, Ferns & Fungi—Oh My!” hike will begin at 9:00 am at the trailhead parking lot for the … [Read more...] about CATS Hosts “Mosses, Ferns & Fungi—Oh My!” Hike with Audrey Hyson
We’re pleased to introduce Logan Van Buren as CATS Summer Trail Steward, assisting Bill on the maintenance of trails with its seemingly endless mowing this summer, plus pruning trails, putting up trail signs, exploring new trails, and more—we’re so glad to have him working with … [Read more...] about Meet CATS Summer Trail Steward Logan Van Buren
Champlain Area Trails (CATS) announced the route for the 2019 Grand Hike on May 11 which includes revisions to the route sure to please both veteran Grand Hikers and newcomers alike. For the last few years, the final stretch of the 14-mile Grand Hike from Westport to Essex … [Read more...] about Champlain Area Trails Announces Route for 2019 Grand Hike
First 2019 Grand Hike registration received! The Grand Hike is Saturday, May 11—and we just received the first registrationooray! Join with many more and hike 14 miles from Westport to Essex and the Block Party at the Essex Inn.We’re finalizing details on the route for this … [Read more...] about Planning Underway for CATS 2019 Grand Hike from Westport to Essex