– PLUS seeing AMAZING 360-degree views of the Catskill Mountains –
would make you smile,
Enter the Morgan Outdoors 7th Annual Five Fire Tower Passport extravaganza!
1. Hike to one (or more) of the 5 renovated Catskill fire towers BETWEEN May 9th and October 12th, 2015;
2. Enter your hike details on a Morgan Outdoors Five Fire Tower 2015 PASSPORT.
3. Turn in your Passport at Morgan Outdoors by Monday, October 12th at 2:00pm to enter the drawing for 3 great prizes.
The GRAND PRIZE is a fabulous pair of waterproof NIKON binoculars.
DRAWING: Monday, October 12th, 5:00pm. The more towers you climb, the better your chances of winning. But you only need to hike to ONE to get in on this special annual tradition.
BADGES: The first 100 people to turn in their Passport earn a Catskill Fire Towers badge.
MAPS: Check out the map brochures that the NY-NJ Trail Conference put together for each fire tower. They show the trails leading to the tower and some helpful details.
Balsam Lake Mountain Fire Tower is the closest tower to Livingston Manor, NY (22 miles north of Morgan Outdoors)
Red Hill Fire Tower is just north of Grahamsville, NY (25 miles northeast of Morgan Outdoors)
CARE OF TOWERS: The Catskill Center for Conservation and Development in Margaretville NY supports a longstanding project to maintain the five renovated towers, with assistance from dedicated volunteers and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. During the summer months volunteers open up tower cabins for visitors to enjoy stunning panoramic views of the region.