PO BOX 322
New Baltimore, NY 12124
2018 PADDLING SCHEDULE
Proposed dates, excursions and durations depend upon weather, winds and tides. Schedule changes will be communicated via email and contact per event will be emailed prior to each paddle. If you or anyone you know is interested but is not yet on the paddlers’ distribution, send an email [Subject = Paddles] to email@example.com.
MAY 20 SUN HANNACROIX CREEK SEASON WARM UP 2-3 hours
Depart Cornell Park launch 9:30 am, heading north along the river. Explore Hannacroix Creek with the high tides. Easy return to Cornell Park.
JUNE 12 or 19 TUES EVENING PADDLE & POST-PADDLE MARINA SUPPER 2-4 hours
Launch from Shady Harbor marina 6 pm for a short paddle during the gloaming, returning to the marina for supper on the deck. Non-paddlers welcome!
JUNE 24 – 26 SUN-TUES OFF-RIVER ADIRONDACK EXCURSION 1-2 nights
Depart New Baltimore early Sunday for paddles then Sunday|Monday overnights @ Long Lake’s Adirondack Hotel. Tuesday a.m. return. Paddle & hiking routes in vicinity of Long Lake being explored.
JULY 15 SUN STUYVESANT ISLAND HOP ~5 hours
10 a.m. departure from New Baltimore’s Cornell Park. Explore islands then paddle across river for lunch at Riverview Cafe. Mid afternoon return.
AUGUST 19 SUN TIVOLI BAYS EXPLORATION 5-6 hours
Launch from Tivoli Marsh Wildlife Management Area parking @ 10:30 for high tide exploration of marsh and near-shore areas. Lunch @ Santa Fe Tex|Mex in Tivoli.
SEPTEMBER 17 MON RAM’S HORN EXPEDITION 4 hours
Meet 9:30 for 10 am launch from Kiwanis Park on Catskill Creek. Paddle south to Scenic Hudson’s Ram’s Horn property, exploring meandering marsh creek. Early afternoon return for ice cream overlooking Catskill Creek.
OCTOBER TBD END OF SEASON GRAND FINALE
Given potentially dicey weather, to be arranged later in the season. First thoughts include New Baltimore -> Athens run with Stewart House lunch|supper and\or, potentially, exploration of RondOut Creek, Kingston.