July Bob Babb Wednesday Walks

“High Peterskill.” Wednesday, July 3rd, 9:30am. Meet at Minnewaska State Park Preserve Peters Kill Lot at 9:30am or the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center at 9:10am to carpool. This is a moderate, 5 mile hike led by Roberta Forest (845-750-7059). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“John Burrough’s Nature Sanctuary.” Wednesday, July 10th, 9:30am. Meet at the Route 299/9W Park and Ride to carpool. This is an easy to moderate, 4 mile hike. This is a free program led by June Finer (845-255-7247).

“Beacon Hill.” Wednesday, July 17th, 9:30am. Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve Wildmere (upper) lot at 9:30am or the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center at 9:10am and carpool. This is a moderate, 4 mile hike led by Roberta Forest (845-750-7059). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“Peterskill Plus.” Wednesday,  July 24th, 9:30am. Meet at the Minnewaska State Park Preserve Peters Kill Lot at 9:30am or the Mohonk Preserve Visitor Center at 9:10am. This is a moderate 5 mile hike led by Amy Manon (845-849-6671). The Minnewaska parking fee applies.

“Skytop.”  Wednesday, July 31st, 9:30am. Meet at the Mohonk Preserve Spring Farm Trailhead. This is a moderate 7 mile hike led by Mary McMann (845-635-2672). Free for Mohonk Preserve members; Non-members pay the $15 day use fee.

Photo by June Archer