Sat, Aug 8: Indian Head and Fish Hawk Cliffs A long walk to a lovely overlook of Ausable Lake. The first 3+ miles along the Ausable Club’s Lake dirt road is fairly easy with a gentle climb to the lake. We will explore the trails to the cliffs, which are fairly steep. Bring lunch. 10.5 miles, elevation gain 750ft. Level 5 for the distance. Contact Marianne Hebert, 315 265-0756 or email@example.com.
Mon, Aug 10: Evening Paddle/walk/picnic on the Racquette A late afternoon start and leisurely paddle downriver about 3.5 miles to Hannawa Falls. The picnic area near the start of the Red Sandstone trail has charcoal grills if you have something in your supper to cook, and you can walk part of the trail if so inclined. Members Only. John and Susan Omohundro, 315/265-8365, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sat, Aug 15: Picnic lunch in Alex Bay, hike at Wellesley Island Nature Center Meet for picnic lunch at noon in pavilion, Alexandria Bay (1000 Islands), followed by easy hike on trails near Nature Center, Wellesley Island State Park. Bring lunch and something to share. Beautiful water views; don’t forget the camera. Some people may want to stay on for dinner in the area. Contact Lila Hunnewell, 854-8000 or email@example.com.
Sat, Aug 22: Cycling to Kring Point State Park We’ll bicycle from a scenic overlook on Route 12 to scenic Kring Point State Park, lunch, relax, and swim, and then return for a total of 30 miles. Moderate. Contact Tom Ortmeyer, 315-265-8219, firstname.lastname@example.org.