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Exploring the Shawangunks – a visual odyssey

You’re invited on a visual odyssey
with Nora Scarlett
Sunday, December 3

Nora’s stunning images will inspire and delight nature lovers, photographers, hikers and anyone who appreciates our remarkable landscape.
From Minnewaska to Sam’s Point, and back up to Mohonk, with many stops in between, join Nora on her visual odyssey through the Shawangunk Mountains in search […]

By |November 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Winter Preparedness Workshop

Saturday,  Dec. 2
Curious about winter hiking, winter camping or the 3500 Club?

Join us to gain new skills and prep for winter adventures.

Tom and Laurie Rankin, long-time 3500 Club* members, will share their winter mountaineering skills, learned over many years, in a relaxed, indoor presentation.

They have climbed all of the Catskill 3,500′ peaks at least […]

By |November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

The “Fall” of Summer

Join us for the opening of
The “Fall” of Summer
Tuesday, Oct. 24th      4:30 – 6 pm

Liberty High School Photo 2 students are getting outside and studying the ripping of the seam of Summer as Autumn takes hold. These 7 students are working at memorializing the breaking point from one season to another and […]

By |October 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Fall Hike at Walnut Mt.

Guided Fall Hike

Walnut Mountain Park. Liberty, NY

5:00 pm Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017

(Rain Date: October 26th)

Check out the infamous Witches Rock and learn a little history of Walnut Mountain.

Enjoy the Fall Foliage and Amazing Views!

Sponsored by:  Liberty Parks & Recreation,

Morgan Outdoors & Renegades Mountain Bike Club


MEET:  at baseball field parking area; at end of Walnut […]

By |October 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Tortoise and Hare Hike Oct. 8th

Sunday, Oct. 8th
12:00 – 2:00pm
Celebrate the Lark in the Park with us!
The Tortoise and the Hare Hike at Frick Pond
offers two choices, so both beginner and intermediate hikers can join in.

“Tortoises” will enjoy a 2.2-mile loop around scenic Frick Pond, and the “Hares” will enjoy a brisk 4.1 mile scamper.
Both groups will head out […]

By |October 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

TOPO TALK – The Language of Topographic Maps

Saturday, Sept. 30
5:00 pm
  Explore the world of topographic maps.
  They tell us a lot about the land around us.
A ‘topo’ map shows the shape of the Earth’s surface with contour lines.  These lines make it possible to measure the height of mountains and steepness of slopes – great information for anyone planning a […]

By |September 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Block Party Sept. 9th

Classic cars are rolling into Livingston Manor

Saturday, September 9th  around 3:00pm

It’s the
Be Bop A Lula Block Party!
Peter Florance & the New Kings
will be rocking Main Street – 4 to 7pm on the steps of CAS

Vintage clothes at several locations in town

Sidewalk sales and a

Catskill Brewery tent!

We’ll have an easel with vintage photos (like the […]

By |September 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Fire Tower History Explored

Friday, September 15 at 7:00pm,
the public is invited to
“Fire Towers from a Historical Perspective”
an interactive presentation with Laurie Rankin.
We’ll explore why fire towers were needed, going back to the early 1900′s on a national and state level.

Then Laurie will focus on the local area, particularly Red Hill Fire Tower, 8 miles northeast of Grahamsville, […]

By |August 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Partial eclipse and NASA Live Streaming

Monday, August 21st  – 12 to 4pm
stop by to enjoy big-screen Live Streaming

of NASA’s Solar Eclipse coverage from coast to coast

sponsored by Madison’s Main Street Restaurant

right here at Morgan Outdoors!!

Views from NASA research aircraft, high-altitude balloons, satellites and telescopes plus live reports from major points along the path of totality from Oregon to South […]

By |August 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Pre-eclipse Solar Viewing

Livingston Manor will have two exciting events:
Saturday, Aug 19, 1:00pm
Morgan Outdoors will host the Catskills Astronomy Club for a Pre- eclipse Solar Viewing out front on the sidewalk. The Club will set up telescopes with solar filters. A great opportunity to learn more about our closest star AND the Solar Eclipse happening on Monday, […]

By |August 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off