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Sat, Apr 28: Everton Falls Clean-up Meet at 28 Port Kent Road, Nicholville at 10:00am or at the canoe launch parking on the Red Tavern Road at 10:30am. We will check the hardwood and softwood trails for blowdown and pick up any trash along the roadside. Picnic lunch beside the river. Canoeing if water levels are safe. We will provide trash bags. Level 1. Contact Duncan Cutter 315-328-4675, or cut57@twcny.rr.com.

Sun, Apr 29: Tooley Pond Road Waterfalls Visit multiple waterfalls during spring runoff for astounding views and photos. A total 2-3 miles of walking split over several trails. Level 1. Contact Blair Madore 315-261-0751 or madorebf@potsdam.edu for details.

Sat, May 5: Bicycle Trip Canton to Upper and Lower Lakes Bird Conservation Area This is a 20 mile ride, with multiple stops to view the Grass River, Indian Creek Nature Center, and the conservation area to look for birds, wildflowers, etc. Contact Tom Ortmeyer, 315-244-3707, tortmeye@gmail.com.

Sat, May 19: Cycling in Ottawa The Tulip Festival will be in progress. Very slow speed with many scenic stops along the Ottawa River, the Rideau Canal, and Dow’s Lake. 25 miles, Level 3. Contact John Barron. 613-828-2296 or johnbarron@sympatico.ca.

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All-Club Outing Calendar listing all outings from all chapters. If our chapter isn’t going there soon, another chapter may be.

Previous Outings
Landon Bay (Apr 21, 2018)
We were favored with the first spring-like weather of the year. The hike is short and easy but conta ...
Tupper Lake Triad (Mar 25, 2018)
Blair Madore was busy with work obligations and asked me to stand in as trip leader. The plan was to ...
Trombley Landing (Mar 17, 2018)
St. Patrick's Day brought mid-winter conditions - bright sun, pleasantly cold temperatures, gusty wi ...
Great Camp Santanoni (Mar 11, 2018)
Blair Madore planned this trip for February 11 and had to postpone on account of rain (although desp ...

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