Hike at On­te­ora Lake sched­uled for Dec. 3

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - COMMUNITY -

The Wood­stock Land Con­ser­vancy is host­ing a hike at On­te­ora Lake and at the rem­nants of the area’s blue­stone quar­ry­ing on Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to noon.

Lo­cated six miles west of Kingston, On­te­ora Lake is within the Blue­stone Wild For­est, lo­cated at the east­ern edge of the Catskill Park and hid­den.

The hike will be a 2.5 mile stroll along the small and scenic On­te­ora Lake, then a walk farther into the for­est to iden­tify signs from the re­gion’s past and sig­nif­i­cant blue­stone quar­ry­ing.

Or­ga­niz­ers ad­vise par­tic­i­pants to pack a pic­nic lunch.

The tour will be led by Robert Drake.

The event is free and open to the pub­lic. All ages are wel­come.

The event will be can­celed in case of heavy rain. Please wear ap­pro­pri­ate footwear and cloth­ing for win­ter hik­ing.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.