PO BOX 322
New Baltimore, NY 12124
2019 PADDLING SCHEDULE
Proposed dates, excursions and durations depend upon weather, winds and tides. Schedule changes and event contact will be communicated via email. If you or anyone you know is interested but is not yet on the paddlers’ distribution, send an email [Subject = Paddles] to firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information, contact John or Alta: 518.756.2763.
NEW! 2nd TUESDAYs PADDLE & MARINA SUPPER 2-4 hours
Launch from Shady Harbor marina 5-5:30 pm [assuming folks can make that schedule] for a short paddle during the gloaming, returning to the marina for supper on the deck. Non-paddlers welcome! We’ll target the 2nd Tuesday of the month [evening before monthly meetings]: MAY 14, JUN11, JUL9, AUG13 & SEP10. C’mon Down!
MAY19 SUN ROUND LAKE SEASON LEISURELY START 2-3 hours
Depart Cornell Park Noonish for 1 hour drive to Round Lake [Saratoga County]. Explore shoreline of the circular lake and village. Return by 5 pm.
JUN9 SUN TIVOLI BAYS EXPLORATION 5-6 hours
Leave New Baltimore 9 a.m. and launch from Tivoli Marsh Wildlife Management Area parking @ 10 for high-waning tide exploration of marsh and near-shore areas. Bookstore & Lunch stop in Tivoli village.
JUN30 – JUL2 SUN-TUES OFF-RIVER ADIRONDACK EXCURSION 1-2 nights
Depart New Baltimore early Sunday for Sunday|Monday paddles, overnighting @ Long Lake’s Adirondack Hotel. Tuesday a.m. return. Paddle & hiking routes in vicinity of Long Lake, currently being explored, will be targeted prior to departure.
JUL21 SUN MOORDENER KILL | PAPSCANEE CREEK EXPLORATION ~3-4 hours
Meet up @ Henry Hudson Boat Launch at 10 a.m. Paddle across the Hudson then explore Moordener Kill and Papsconee Creek watershed. In 2018, kayaks were available for rent @ the Henry Hudson Boat Launch. If available again in 2019, here’s a possibility to check out the “craft”. Mid-Late afternoon return.
AUG18 SUN COXSACKIE -> STOCKPORT CREEK -> ATHENS 4 hours
Meet in Coxsackie @ 9 to sort out cars to drop in Athens. Launch@ 10 a.m., to explore Hudson shore and Stockton Creek, arriving in Athens for leisurely lunch @ Stewart House outdoor pub. Mid-afternoon return.
MID|LATE SEP TBD END OF SEASON GRAND FINALE
Options still under consideration.