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Thu, May 13: May Weekly Walk, Clarkson Munter Trails We will walk the gravel paths for approximately 2 miles, 1 hour round trip. Social distancing and masks are required. Meet near the parking lot by Stewarts Gas Station (26 Maple Street, Potsdam). Leaders for each week will vary. Contact Marianne Hebert, hebertm3308@gmail.com, 315-265-0756 for information.

Sat, May 15: Hike Lilypad Pond in White Hill State Forest .It’s a 6.6 mi. RT from the Clear Pond parking area. Difficulty is moderate, but elevation gain is negligible. Contact David Trithart, dtrithar@twcny.rr.com

Thu, May 20: May Weekly Walk, Clarkson Munter Trails We will walk the gravel paths for approximately 2 miles, 1 hour round trip. Social distancing and masks are required. Meet near the parking lot by Stewarts Gas Station (26 Maple Street, Potsdam). Leaders for each week will vary. Contact Marianne Hebert, hebertm3308@gmail.com, 315-265-0756 for information.

Sat, May 22: Debar Mountain Trail Work We’ll meet at the parking lot across from the Roxy in Potsdam and leave at 8am. Bring any manageable handsaws, rakes, pickaxes, work gloves, BUG NETS, long sleeves, and pants. We’ll work our way up the mountain. Potentially after we can bushwhack to a shoulder off the side of the mountain (prime moose habitat) or visit the Debar Lodge area. Contact Jim Burdick at 716-338-7237 for info or RSVP. Social distancing and masks required. It’s ~7 miles round trip with ~1700 ft elevation gain, but not technical. Rain Date Saturday, May 29.

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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
Dean Road Walk along the Grass River (Mar 20, 2021)
We had a beautiful sunny day for our walk on the Dean Road, along the Middle Branch of the Grass Riv ...
Ski into Clear Pond in White Hill in Parishville (Jan 9, 2021)
We had eight skiers, and fantastic winter conditions, for the just over 5 mile RT past the north sho ...
New Year at Higley Flow State Park (Jan 2, 2021)
Several Laurentian Chapter members enjoyed a New Year outing at Higley Flow State Park. We skied and ...
Stone Valley Trail Maintenance (Nov 7, 2020)
Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic a small crew carried out maintenance on the East Side River ...

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