Report by Scott Fielder. On May 10th, seventeen hikers showed up on a perfectly beautiful day for a two and a quarter mile hike on the Greenway. The pace was not fast as we wanted to observe wildflowers and birds. We were not disappointed in the variety of either. The following wildflowers were in bloom: Continue reading “May 10th, 2022 – Oneonta Greenway”
Report by Bill and Kathy Holmstrom. On February 22nd, twenty-two hikers joined together for a 2.3-mile circuit hike on the Susquehanna Greenway. Before starting, we celebrated Roberta Austin’s birthday with a round of “Happy Birthday”. Wild temperature swings the previous week left the trail with patches of ice, as well as wet spots, to navigate.Continue reading “February 22nd, 2022 – Susquehanna Greenway”
Report by Jann Ewen. On another cloudy, potentially rainy day, 19 ADKers braved a hike on the Oneonta Greenway. That included three of our new members: Peggy and Arthur Palmer, and Marianne Coursen…plus a “paddling” of Merganser ducks, several unidentified cherry-seeking birds (probably Cedar Waxwings), and a “scourge” of 27,241 hungry, biting insects. It wasContinue reading “October 5th, 2021 – Oneonta Greenway”
Report by Maureen Dresser. The hike at the Greenway was very enjoyable. It was so nice to be able to see everyone’s smiling faces again. Thank you to everyone that came. We got to see a lot of wildflowers and the new Susquehanna Greenway sign sponsored by our ADK chapter. A special thanks to AledaContinue reading “June 8th, 2021 – Oneonta Greenway”
Report by Aleda Koehn. The day was gray and started out rather cold, in the thirties, but 16 ADKers came to the Greenway for a “Walk and Spot Spring Wildflowers”. As we started from the large parking area at the end of Silas Lane, a mower came along the edge of the field. I wavedContinue reading “April 27th, 2021 – Oneonta Greenway”
Report by Aleda Koehn. Nineteen ADKer’s came to the Greenway on a cold and very cloudy day to enjoy a walk. The trail was snowy from a recent storm, but prior footsteps made a walkable path. We were greeted by Mike Forster-Rothbart, who was taking photos for the Hometown newspaper. He took many shots ofContinue reading “Oneonta Greenway – January 5th, 2021”
Report by Julie Smith. Sixteen ADK Members enjoyed a leisurely walk at the Susquehanna Greenway on Tuesday, November 24. The weather turned out partly sunny with no wind which made it a very comfortable trek for us. Photos by Irene Jervis and Betsy O’Brien.