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South Hill State Forest - Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Report by Bob Ciganek -South Hill State Forest welcomed 13 ADKers on this snowy April 3rd morning. Snow still covered most of our path which made for a quiet and surreal spring day. Even the birds were silent. This site deserves a late spring revisit. Photos by Betsy O'Brien Click photos twice for maximum enlargement.

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Crumhorn Mountain Hike – Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Report by Bev Hensle - From the Boy Scout Camp, Bev Hensle led the group walking on the road and around Crumhorn Lake. Photograph taken by Julie Smith.

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Goodyear Lake Hike – Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Report by Maureen Dresser - The hike on the 20th was on the rail road tracks by Goodyear Lake. There were 11 hikers: some walked, some skied, and others snowshoed on the first day of spring. The weather was perfect and a good time was had by all. Several people followed up with lunch at Pondos. Photos by Betsy O’Brien. Click photos twice for maximum enlargement.

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Lower Riddell State Park – Tuesday 13, 2018

Report by Lucille Wiggin - As it turned out the snow fall by 10 AM was just perfect for our purposes. Six women “Seenagers” enjoyed playing in a beautiful Winter Wonder Land, typical of our Great Northeast. There were two of each, x/c skiers, snowshoers and walkers.

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Pine Lake Hike – Tuesday, February 26, 2018

Report by Bob Ciganek - Eighteen ADKers enjoyed a spring-like hike on the Pine Lake red and blue trails. Even though a ruffed grouse attempted to lead a few astray, conversation and laughter prevailed. A nesting pair of bald eagles highlighted our three mile experience. Photo Credits: Betsy O’Brien.

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Gilbert Lake State Park Hike – Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Report by Aleda Koehn - After snow, cold, heavy rain, warm, and predictions of more showers, Tuesday turned out to be a beautiful day in our neighborhood - sunny and in the fifties. A group of 20 came out for a welcome respite from winter. Four of the group started to walk around the lake in a counter clock wise direction but found portions of the trail icy.

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Lower Riddell State Park - Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Report by Linda Pearce - After a few weeks of bad weather on hike day, we finally had a nice, sunny morning for our outing at Lower Riddell Sate Park. Thirteen of us hiked a 2.6 mile trail through the park. We found the walking rather "challenging" as we maneuvered around icy, crusty and rough conditions. Following the hike, a few of us went to Pondo's for lunch.

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CABIN FEVER WINTER FESTIVAL-Saturday, January 27, 2018

Event Report by Lucille Wiggin & Sue Smith - On Sat. Jan. 27, five Susquehanna Chap. ADKers participated at Gilbert Lake State Park in the 3rd Annual Cabin Fever Winter Fest sponsored by Oneonta Subaru. Fred Johnson brought our display board and we put out pamphlets.

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Wilber Park, Oneonta, NY – Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Report Currie Marr; Photos Fred Johnson - Based on a weather advisory of accumulating snow, the Wilber Park hike was cancelled. The cancellation notice was posted that morning on the ADK website. At the park the trip leaders, Currie and Virginia, found 4 people present and ready to hike, and so we did.

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Gilbert Lake State Park - Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Photos by Fred Johnson - Jim Austin led this ADK hike at Gilbert Lake State Park in Laurens, NY. Click photos twice for maximum enlargement.

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