Wilderness Programs

Mucking About at the Mountaintop Arboretum’s Family Outdoor Awareness Workshop

by Gina Martin

With the weather being so wonderful this summer, I was inspired to visit the Mountaintop Arboretum in Tannersville, near Hunter Mountain NY, to check out their Family Outdoor Awareness programs, held every Friday in July, and every Saturday in August. My son and I attended […]

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Wilderness Skills Veteran’s Day Vacation Camp

by Sandra Foyt

For those of you, like me, who have not yet made plans for the holiday next week, there’s a new day camp option. This fall, Flying Deer Nature Center offers its first-ever Veteran’s Day Vacation Camp on Thursday, November 11. The day in the woods, […]

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Wilderness Camping with Weasels

by Sandra Foyt

Do you see the ear to ear grins on these kids’ faces? Amazingly, the smiles were even bigger after a night spent camping in the woods with the Weasel Tracks Roots of Learning class at Dyken Pond. This time, most of the kids slept in […]

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