Overcast
Overcast
53.6 °F
September 16, 2014
River Reporter Facebook pageTRR TwitterRSS Search Login

Outdoors

Star Walk

April 5, 2014

Wonders of the heavens reflected in the peaceful waters of the Basha Kill. Learn interesting space facts. Event dependent on clear skies. Meet 8pm, Haven Rd., off Rt. 209, south of Wurtsboro. Sponsored by the Basha Kill Area Association, the watchdog group for this unique, beautiful wetland. thebashakill.org, 845/498-9001.

For More Information: 
Bob Fiore
Contact Phone #: 
845/498-9001

Wonderful Waterfowl

March 22, 2014

See array of migrating bird species at the wildlife-rich Basha Kill with John Haas, birder extraordinaire. Waterproof boots suggested. Meet 8am, Haven Road, off Rt. 209 south of Wurtsboro. Sponsored by the Basha Kill Area Association, the watchdog group for this unique and beautiful wetland. thebashakill.org, 845/888-0240.

For More Information: 
John Haas
Contact Phone #: 
845/888-0240

Cross Country Skiing

February 15, 2014

Flat terrain of D&H Canal towpath. Great for beginners and intermediates. Dress in layers; bring water. Weather permitting. Meet 10am, Haven Road, off Rt. 209 south of Wurtsboro. Call Mike to register and check on snow conditions. Sponsored by Basha Kill Area Association. thebashakill.org, 845/754-0743.

For More Information: 
Mike Medley
Contact Phone #: 
845/754-0743

Cross Country Skiing

January 18, 2014

Flat terrain of D&H Canal towpath. Great for beginners and intermediates. Dress in layers; bring water. Weather permitting. Meet at 10am, Haven Road, off Rt. 209 south of Wurtsboro. Free. Call Mike Medley to register and check on snow conditions. Sponsor: Basha Kill Area Association. thebashakill.org, 845/754-0743.

For More Information: 
Mike Medley
Contact Phone #: 
845/754-0743

New Year’s Day snowshoe outing

January 1, 2014

LIBERTY, NY — Guided snowshoe hike at Walnut Mountain Park from 11:30am-1pm. You’ll also receive a trail map. Hike is followed by hot chocolate at Lazy Pond Bed & Breakfast, on Old Loomis Road. Register by December 31 by calling Catskill Mountainkeeper, 845/707-1326, or Morgan Outdoors, 845/439-5507.

For More Information: 
Call Catskill Mountainkeeper, 845/707-1326, or Morgan Outdoors, 845/439-5507.
Contact Phone #: 
845/439-5507

Guided snowshoe hike

January 1, 2014

Free guided snowshoe hike at Walnut Mountain, Wednesday, 11:30am-1pm. Call Erin at Catskill Mountainkeeper, 845/707-1326, or Morgan Outdoors, 845/439-5507 by December 31.

For More Information: 
Call Erin at Catskill Mountainkeeper, 845/707-1326, or Morgan Outdoors, 845/439-5507 by December 31.
Contact Phone #: 
845/707-1326

Sullivan County Catskills Sportsman & Outdoor Rec Expo

March 22, 2014

Sullivan County Catskills Sportsman & Outdoor Rec Expo at SUNY Sullivan Paul Gerry Fieldhouse, 8am-8pm. $4 adult admission, children under 12 free.

For More Information: 
Claudia Chaiet
Contact Phone #: 
845/791-4200

Hibernation Hike

December 15, 2013

Learn how different plants and animals survive the winter at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 10am-12 noon. Join us on a hike and experience PEEC in the wintertime. Free for members/$5 for non-members. 570/828-2319.

For More Information: 
PEEC
Contact Phone #: 
570/828-2319

Around the Campfire

December 14, 2013

Enjoy a leisurely dusk hike that ends at the campfire ring at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 4:30-6pm. S’mores provided. Bring your favorite campfire song. Cost: $5. Register: 570/828-2319.

For More Information: 
PEEC
Contact Phone #: 
570/828-2319

Winter Survival Hike

December 14, 2013

Join Mike Dennis of Traditional Earth Skills for a fun afternoon in the fields and forests at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. Build a shelter, try your hand at fire making, and learn other useful skills for the wintertime. Cost: $20. Register: 570/828-2319.

For More Information: 
PEEC
Contact Phone #: 
570/828-2319
Syndicate content