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Sat, Jan 29 - Sun, Jan 30: Winter Weekend at Higley Flow State Park Check higleyfriends.org/higley-flow-winter-weekend.html for details.

Sun, Jan 30: Outdoors Indoors - Sabbatical Down Under Talk and presentation by William L. Romey. Live via zoom, 7-8:30PM. Zoom link: clarkson.zoom.us/j/92200443454. Contact Daqing Hou, indoors@adklaurentian.org, for more information.

Thu, Feb 3: Weekly Walk, Red Sandstone Trail Roads 7:30 a.m. We will walk the dirt access roads for approximately 2 miles, 1 hour round trip. If the roads are icy, traction devices such as micro-spikes are recommended. Meet at 7:30 a.m. in the trail head parking lot located off the “Back Hannawa Road” (CR59) between Potsdam and Hannawa Falls. From Potsdam, at the intersection of RT 11 and Clarkson Ave (County Route 59), drive south for 2.5 miles. The dirt access road to the northern parking lot is on the left just past Sweeney Road. A brown “trail parking” sign marks the entrance to the parking lot. Leaders for each week will vary. Contact Marianne Hebert, chair@adklaurentian.org, 315-265-0756 for information.

Sat, Feb 5: Beginner snowshoeing at the Nicandri Center We will snowshoe in the afternoon on the trails from the Nicandri Center at Robert Moses Park near Massena.  The center has snowshoes available, and no previous snowshoeing experience is needed. We’ll have a brief training session and go out for 2-3 miles on the trails there. Contact Tom Ortmeyer to sign up, tortmeye@gmail.com, 315-244-3707.  Level 2, Fairly Easy.

More Laurentian Chapter events

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

Previous Outings
Snowshoe to Church Pond (Jan 22, 2022)
At 20 below zero with good snow cover, we crossed Fox Marsh finding wet spots and flowing water alon ...
New Year at Higley Flow State Park (Jan 1, 2022)
About 20 Laurentian Chapter members and 1 dog enjoyed a New Year outing at Higley Flow State Park. T ...
Goodman Mountain Hike (Nov 13, 2021)
The weather forecast was far from encouraging, but the stalwart group was undeterred. We started out ...
Higley Flow State Park Hike (Oct 24, 2021)
After a couple of adjustments, we found a beautiful day for a hike during fall hunting season. We ha ...

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