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Hikes Complement Exhibition

CATSKILL RIVERS & TRAILS HIKES

The “Catskill Rivers & Trails” exhibition has transformed our big back room!

Enrico Ferorelli’s beautiful color photographs from the book “Land of Little Rivers” by Mac Francis encircle the space. Accompanying them is a map display showing the fabulous variety of trails throughout the Catskill Park.
It makes us want to go […]

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

Local History Talk on July 23

Sunday, July 23rd  at 1:00pm

You’re invited to a public presentation “Buried hides & the rise & fall of the hamlet of Beaverkill” at Morgan Outdoors, with Dr. Joyce Conroy, Town of Rockland Historian.

Sponsored by the Livingston Manor Library.

This short power-point presentation will tell the story of the Beaverkill Tannery, its history and demise, and […]

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

Five Fire Tower PASSPORTS

Need an excuse to hike to a Catskill Fire Tower?
Besides the amazing views . . . there’s a free program that might give you extra incentive!

It’s Morgan Outdoors’
9th Annual Five Fire Tower PASSPORT
There are 3 simple steps:

1. Hike to one (1) or more of the 5 Catskill Fire Towers between May 13 & October […]

By |July 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Healthy Summer Eating program!

Wednesday July 19th
5:30 – 6:30 pm
You’re invited

to get inspired and enjoy more
Healthy Summer Eating!
Here’s more:

RSVP by simply calling us -  845 439 5507

Afterwards . . . Stroll through the neighboring
Livingston Manor Community Garden.
Lisa Lyons will give a guided tour!

 

 

By |July 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Why Use Poles for Walking /Hiking?

SPECIAL CLINIC

Saturday, August 5th 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Our terrific LEKI rep Bill Keys is coming up from Philadelphia to show us the latest Leki poles and share great ways to use them. (that’s Bill in photo demonstrating how compact and portable Leki’sMicro Vario poles are when folded.)

If you have a bum knee, […]

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

12th Anniversary on Main Street

On July 2, 2005, our adventure on Main Street in Livingston Manor, NY began!

 

 

 

 

 

 

A dear friend handmade a sign for the door . . .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

until the permanent one arrived.

 

 

 

 

 

 

And the Catskills Astronomy Club held a solar viewing on the brand new sidewalk!

Great memories, great people, great town!

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

Progam on Native and Invasive Plants

Saturday, July 8 from 10:30am to 12:00pm

join Diana K. Weiner, Sullivan Renaissance Horticulturist, for a free public program

“Invasive Plants – Who Gave Them A Passport Anyway?”

The program begins indoors at Morgan Outdoors and continue outdoors in Livingston Manor’s Renaissance Park, with its native plant garden and examples of invasive plants.

Invasive exotic plants outcompete with […]

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

Catskill Rivers & Trails

Saturday, June 24th
Opening Reception 2:00 to 4:00pm
The public is invited to Catskill Rivers and Trails

An exhibition of photographs from the book “Land of Little Rivers” by Austin McK. Francis,

accompanied by detailed maps of nearby Catskill public trails – an exciting combination for anyone who enjoys natural beauty and outdoor experiences in the Catskills.

Large-format full […]

By |June 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Go Wild – with the Botanical Hiker

Sunday, June 17th
Discover the edible and medicinal plants of your favorite wild and not-so-wild places.

Join Heather Houskeeper (aka The Botanical Hiker)
for a two-part educational event hosted by Morgan Outdoors.
 Presentation 10:30 – 11:15:
Heather will present a slideshow featuring some of the tastiest and most useful edible and medicinal plants in our region. These plants are […]

By |June 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off

Finger Lakes Trail and Firetower Hike

POSTPONED DUE TO WET WEATHER FORECAST!
Look for a new date later this summer!
Sunday, June 4th     12:00 – 4:00pm
Celebrate National Trails Day weekend
with a hike on New York’s longest trail – the Finger Lakes Trail (FLT)
co-sponsored by the Catskill Mountain Club and Morgan Outdoors.

Meet Rick Roberts,
the FLT Coordinator for the Catskill section (90 […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off