Strawberry Knotweed Crisp

Spring recipe for turning an invasive plant into a tasty treat!

Young Japanese knotweed 14″ tall

Strawberry Knotweed Crisp

Japanese knotweed has a rhubarb-like consistency and a tangy flavor. Knotweed’s bamboo-like shoots are a good substitute for rhubarb in this recipe. Early spring is the time to harvest and eat it when the shoots are still young […]

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  • TO HEAR ABOUT UPDATES ON THIS EVENT: REGISTER as described below and we will keep in touch with you!! The public is invited to join Morgan Outdoors for a First Day Hike on Sunday, January 1st from 2:00 - 3:30 pm at Mongaup State Park. Celebrate the New Year with fresh air and friendly folks. The outing follows a 2.2 mile loop trail that is both inviting for beginners and pleasing to more experienced hikers. The path meanders through a hemlock grotto with views of Frick Pond, across a trail intersection named for Times Square, and along the edge of a woodland meadow. Waterproof hiking boots are recommended. Depending on trail conditions, snowshoes or traction devices like microspikes may be required. Microspike rentals are available at Morgan Outdoors. There will be a special New Year's toast after the hike! Participants must be 18 years of age and older. No pets this time. Event will be held unless there are hazardous driving conditions. REGISTRATION REQUIRED - the group size is limited. The trip leader is Lisa Lyons, owner of Morgan Outdoors. For more information and to Register, send an email to Lisa at [email protected] or call 845 693 4181. ALL REGISTRANTS WILL RECEIVE UPDATES on where to meet, what to bring, and trail conditions. Co-sponsored by NYS DEC and Parks, with Morgan Outdoors, 234 Main Street, Hurleyville, NY.

New Year’s Day Hike at 2 PM

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Earth Day Happenings


This Earth Day weekend, Saturday through Monday, April 20 – 22, we will have SPECIALs on three great products in the store – 30% off!

-Luci Solar Lights, 3 styles: Outdoor 2.0, Lux, and EMRG

-Klean Kanteen, Camelbak, and Nalgene reusable bottles, 12 – 32 oz.

-Dina Falconi’s “Foraging and Feasting […]

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Solar Eclipse Viewing Glasses in Stock

Morgan Outdoors has plenty of trusted Celestron solar eclipse glasses in stock to protect your optical assets😉. Get them before April 1 at the early bird price! We also have family packs with 4 glasses and a booklet chock full of details about the solar eclipse. If you need more than 4 pairs, call and we’ll […]

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Carolyn Summers Book Signing April 6

Saturday, April 6

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

You are Warmly Invited to a

Book Signing with Carolyn Summers

Author of “Designing Gardens with Flora of the American East”, newly revised and expanded 2023.

A great opportunity to meet Carolyn of Flying Trillium Gardens and Preserve and get recommendations for the best native plants for pollinators, […]

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Guided History Hike March 24

Sunday, March 24 at 3:30 pm, the public is invited to join a Guided History Hike at Walnut Mountain Park in Liberty, NY. This will be a 60-minute (approx. 1 mile) round-trip walk along wide, gently uphill carriage roads. The trip leaders are volunteers Lisa Lyons and Ruth Huggler, with support from Liberty Parks […]

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Store Closed for Winter Gear Testing Week March 2-8

Morgan Outdoors will be closed for a short Winter Break from March 2 to 8!

It’s known as “Winter Gear Testing Week” because that’s what we will be doing! Need to make sure our winter gear is top notch!!

OPEN again on Saturday, March 9, ready to tell you travel tales and give you gear reviews

We […]

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Model Train Club OPEN HOUSE on March 2


Saturday, March 2nd, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., you’re invited to visit the Catskill Society of Model Engineers at 11 Maple Street, Liberty NY (between Elks Lodge and Jeff Bank.)

You will see an operating historical representation of the New York, Ontario, and Western Railway traversing Sullivan and […]

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SnO&W Snowshoe Run + Walk, Feb. 24

Join us for the 4th AnnualSnO&W Snowshoe Walk & Runalong the historic O&W Rail Trail in HurleyvilleSaturday, February 24, 2024 at 10 AMO&W Rail Trail Entrance | 212 Main Street, HurleyvilleOff-street parking available; leashed dogs welcomeParticipants are encouraged to bring their own snowshoes or similar gear ifthey have them.

The first 20 people to […]

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Snowshoeing Basics, Feb. 3


Curious about snowshoeing? Find out more about it at our free workshop “Snowshoeing Basics” on Saturday, Feb. 3 at 10:00 AM. This relaxed 30-minute indoor session will cover how snowshoes work, what to wear, where to go, and cool ways to have fun!

Snowshoeing is suitable for a wide range of ages, starting with […]

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Meet The Conductor, Dec. 30


Charlie graciously agreed to extend his loan of “Tunnel Park” for another two weeks!!! So stop by to enjoy it anytime Even when we are closed and the train is sleeping, the beautiful village has lots of lights on!! (dated 12/31/23)

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First Day Hike – Jan. 1 2024

First Day Hike 2024

A winter wonderland!

First Day Hike 2024

January 1, 2024, at 2:00 PM: You’re invited to celebrate the New Year with some fresh air and a little exercise! We’re leading a 2.2-mile hike (or snowshoe, if Mother Nature provides) at Frick Pond in Willowemoc Wild Forest near Livingston Manor. The outing is inviting […]

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