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Preventing Nature Deficit Disorder

Fun Activities for the Whole Family Guest Post by: Jenny Miller In a world consumed by social media and various forms of technology, more children, teens, and adults are displaying signs of nature-deficit disorder (NDD)…

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Takes flight above conservation areas

Community Voices: A Bird’s-eye View with Bob Keller

By Northern Woodlands.    Bob Keller is a pilot with LightHawk, a non-profit that connects volunteer pilots with conservation organizations and…

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Preserve Nature While Hiking

Chances are, the past few months you have probably spent a lot of time at home or in front of…

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Charlotte Witzigman

The Tug Hill 10 Challenge

Are you ready to join our trail challenge and explore Tug Hill?

As an opportunity to get outside and experience the many diverse landscapes and wildlife habitat in the region, this challenge…

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Share your vision for the future

Responses needed by June 26th

Our strategic plan is underway and your ideas matter. We’d like to hear about the lands you would like to…

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Loretta Lepkowski

Loretta Lepkowski

Loretta was raised on a small dairy farm in southern Lewis County in the Tug Hill region of NYS. This…

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George and Beverly Bibbins

George Bibbins, Sr.

George, Sr. and his wife Beverly (1928-2018) lived in the rural NW corner of Lewis County in the Town of…

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Trail Map guide cover

The 2020 Tug Hill Recreation Guide is Available

Access more than 25 Trail Maps for Hiking, Biking, Running, Skiing, and Snowshoeing

The best way to experience the 2,100-square mile Tug Hill region is to think of yourself as an explorer wandering…

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Kathy Hanchek

We Are All In This Together

A letter from Executive Director: Linda M. Garrett  There is no doubt that life has changed dramatically for you in…

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George Capron (1944-2019)

George has been called a North Country institution, the “Voice of the North Country” (WBRV – The Moose) radio station…

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