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Sunday, March 24, 2019 - Saturday, March 30, 2019

March 24, 2019

Postponed--Poestenkill Community Forest to Geiser Preserve (March 24, 2019 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Co-sponsored by Rensselaer Land Trust and Rensselaer Plateau Alliance.

 

Due to snow and high winds in the forecast for Saturday, March 23 we've postponed this program to Sunday, March 24 at 10:00 a.m.

We’ll snowshoe or hike, depending on conditions, from RPA's Poestenkill Community Forest to the top of Perigo Hill in RLT’s Geiser Preserve. We’ll see hemlock and hardwood forests, hemlock swamps and other wetlands, as well as looking for tracks of squirrels, porcupines, coyote, bobcat, whitetail deer, and moose.  The hike will be about 3.5 miles, including several uphill climbs and some bushwhacking, and take about three hours. Bring gear appropriate for the weather: snowshoes, spikes, or hiking boots. Wear warm clothes and bring water and snack/lunch.

Meet at the parking lot of the Poestenkill Community Forest in East Poestenkill.

Register in advance with Jeff Briggs by e-mail.

Suggested donation of $5 collected morning of event.

March 25, 2019

There are no events on this day.

March 26, 2019

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March 27, 2019

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March 28, 2019

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March 29, 2019

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March 30, 2019

Kinderhook Creek Preserve (March 30, 2019 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Co-sponsored by Rensselaer Land Trust and Rensselaer Plateau Alliance.

Hike or snowshoe, depending on conditions, RLT’s Kinderhook Creek Preserve -- along stone walls and ridges, through tall, majestic pines, down hemlock covered slopes to the shore of Kinderhook Creek. Weather permitting, we should see lovely ice formations along the creek and animal tracks. We’ll hike for 2 hours; there will may be some moderately steep up and down. Bring gear appropriate for the weather: snowshoes, spikes, or hiking boots. Wear warm clothes and bring water and snack/lunch.

Meet at the parking lot of the Kinderhook Creek Perserve on Martha Hicks Road in East Nassau.

Register in advance with David Gaskell by e-mail

Suggested donation of $5 collected the day of the event.

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