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Events Up North

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Snowshoe Hike up Azure Mountain

Event date and time
February 25, 2018 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Email
info@natureupnorth.org
Telephone
Location
Event description

Join Nature Up North for a Snowshoe Hike up Azure Mountain to celebrate the middle of winter! Azure Mountain is a short hike perfect for those looking for a nice walk with a great view. The one mile trail to the summit covers steep yet navigable terrain and there are plenty of flat areas for water breaks and rest stops. Meeting at the trail head at 10:00 am. 

Snowshoes provided free of charge, please register in advance to loan equipment.

Skiing at Higley Flow State Park - Ongoing

Event date and time
March 1, 2018 - 8:00 AM to April 1, 2018 - 4:00 PM
Address

442 Cold Brook Dr
Colton, NY 13625
United States

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Event description

Friends of Higley Flow generously maintain ski and snowshoe trails at Higley Flow State Park throughout the winter. The park is open from 8:00 until 4:00 daily, and the lodge is open until 3:30. On Tuesdays and Thursdays the park and lodge are open until 8:00 PM. For each of those nights, there is volunteer host whose function is to be certain that everyone is off the trails and leaving the park by 8:00. 

Winter Ski & Snowshoe loans at the Nicandri Nature Center - Ongoing

Event date and time
April 30, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Address

Robinson Bay Road
Massena, NY 13662
United States

Email
info@massenanaturecenter.com
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Location
Event description

The Nicandri Nature Center offers fun, affordable recreation activities for the public, school groups, special interest groups and tourists. Hiking and birding are available year-round, while snowshoeing and cross-country skiing are extremely popular during winter months. Loaning of equipment is FREE. Sizes of snowshoes and ski equipment are available for adults and children.

Visit www.massenanaturecenter.com for more info.