Walnut Mountain, Liberty, NY
Thursday, January 1st
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Start your New Year exploring Walnut Mountain Park with a guided snowshoe hike through the beautiful 265 acre park, on Thursday, January 1st from 11:00-12:30.
Bring the family and enjoy this free late-morning adventure followed by hot chocolate and treats by the outdoor bonfire at Lazy Pond Bed & Breakfast, located just around the corner on Old Loomis Road.
For those who’d like a shorter outing, there will be a beginner snowshoe on level terrain. And for those who want more, bundle up because we’re going to the top with members of the Renegades Mountain Bike Club.
REGISTER and for more information, call Erin at Catskill Mountainkeeper (845) 707-1326 or Lisa at Morgan Outdoors (845) 439-5507 by December 31st.
Participants will receive a Walnut Mountain packet from the Liberty Parks and Recreation with a map of the trails and some great historical facts! — Did you know Walnut Mountain used to be a ski slope?
RENTALS: Snowshoe rentals are available through Morgan Outdoors. Call to reserve in advance (845) 439-5507.
Meet at the entrance to the Park on West Lake Street, between Rt. 52 and Rt. 55. large wooden Park sign at entrance
SPONSORS: Sponsored by Trailkeeper.org, with experienced staff from Trailkeeper partner groups: Lisa Lyons of Morgan Outdoors and Erin Burch of Catskill MountainKeeper. Co-sponsored by Lazy Pond B&B and Liberty Parks and Recreation.
MEET: West Lake Street Entrance to Walnut Mountain Park (at intersection of West Lake Street and Eagle Drive) Liberty, NY