PROGRAMS & EVENTS

To keep everyone as safe as possible, we will practice COVID-19 social distancing guidelines at all of our programs and events.

Upcoming Events

Kasoag Lake Paddle

Reservations Required
Kosoag Lake

Craving time to explore local waters? Enjoy an evening on Kasoag Lake, Oswego County with us and Tug Hill Outfitters of Williamstown. Event Details Friday, July 8th 5:30pm- 7:00pm We'll be launching from the Kasoag Lake Tavern and Grill (603 County Route 30, Williamstown) and that there is a $5.00 launch fee due at arrival ... Read more

2022 Traverse Trail Volunteer Work Day (7/15)

Reservations Required
East Branch of Fish Creek State Forest

Like to be outside when you’re getting your steps in? This summer and fall we’ll be continuing work on the Tug Hill Traverse Trail, a forest trail for hiking and mountain biking that will eventually stretch 20 miles through the heart of Tug Hill. It’s a great way to spend time with family, friends and ... Read more

2022 Traverse Trail Volunteer Work Day (7/25)

Reservations Required
East Branch of Fish Creek State Forest

Like to be outside when you’re getting your steps in? This summer and fall we’ll be continuing work on the Tug Hill Traverse Trail, a forest trail for hiking and mountain biking that will eventually stretch 20 miles through the heart of Tug Hill. It’s a great way to spend time with family, friends and ... Read more

The Home-Scale Forest Garden – Author Presentation and Book Signing

Lowville Free Library 5387 Dayan Street, Lowville

In The Home-Scale Forest Garden, Dani Baker, owner of Cross Island Farms on Wellesley Island, shares what she learned as she became a forest gardener, providing a practical, in-depth guide to creating a beautiful, bountiful “enchanted edible forest” landscape at any scale. Meet Dani, enjoy her presentation showing some of the results of her efforts, listen ... Read more

Dutch Oven Baking Demonstration

Family Friendly Event
Verona Beach State Park 6541 Lakeshore Rd S, Verona Beach, NY

In cooperation with the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation – Central Region, we invite you to join John Souva for a Dutch Oven baking demonstration. This is a free program open to all ages, no registration required. Event Details Friday, July 29th 6:00pm-7:00pm Verona Beach State Park Learn how to ... Read more

West Branch of Fish Creek to Gifford Lake Paddle

Reservations Required
Westdale

Let go of your worries during an easy paddle with us as we explore the West Branch of Fish Creek and Gifford Lake. Event Details Saturday, July 30th 10:00 am- 12:00pm Bring your own canoe or kayak, or rent what you need. PFDs are required for all. Our trip will begin and end at the ... Read more

Story Walk Kick-Off

Family Friendly Event
Maple Ridge Center 7421 East Road, Lowville, NY

In partnership with the North Country Prenatal/Perinatal Council, Inc.’s YEAH! Program, and the Lowville Free Library, we invite you to the July Story Walk Kick-off Event Details Saturday, July 30th 11:00am- 12:00pm Maple Ridge Center, Lowville The kick-off event is free and open to the public, with no reservations needed. The first 100 people at ... Read more

2022 Traverse Trail Volunteer Work Day (8/12)

Reservations Required
East Branch of Fish Creek State Forest

Like to be outside when you’re getting your steps in? This summer and fall we’ll be continuing work on the Tug Hill Traverse Trail, a forest trail for hiking and mountain biking that will eventually stretch 20 miles through the heart of Tug Hill. It’s a great way to spend time with family, friends and ... Read more

2022 Traverse Trail Volunteer Work Day (8/20)

Reservations Required
East Branch of Fish Creek State Forest

Like to be outside when you’re getting your steps in? This summer and fall we’ll be continuing work on the Tug Hill Traverse Trail, a forest trail for hiking and mountain biking that will eventually stretch 20 miles through the heart of Tug Hill. It’s a great way to spend time with family, friends and ... Read more

2022 Traverse Trail Volunteer Work Day (9/16)

Reservations Required
East Branch of Fish Creek State Forest

Like to be outside when you’re getting your steps in? This summer and fall we’ll be continuing work on the Tug Hill Traverse Trail, a forest trail for hiking and mountain biking that will eventually stretch 20 miles through the heart of Tug Hill. It’s a great way to spend time with family, friends and ... Read more