History and Hydropower on the Racquette [F-23-24]
|Location:||Hannawa Falls Fire Station|
|Additional Locations:||Red Sandstone Trail (Mill Street, Hannawa Falls)|
|Classes:||2 Sessions 2.0 hours|
|Dates:||Wed 2:30 PM 09/27, Fri 09/29|
We will walk a section of the Red Sandstone Trail along the Racquette River south of Potsdam to discover some of the history and geology of the area, while enjoying the scenic natural surroundings.
A long-time ADK outings leader and Boy Scout leader, Blair Madore is currently the trail co-ordinator for the Red Sandstone Trail.
First Session Starts in Hannawa by the Fire Station, Second Session starts at the Northern Access for the Red Sandstone Trail - which is accessible off the back Hannawa road near the Sweeney Road.
To participate in this course you need to be able to walk 3 miles over uneven ground. Hiking poles are not necessary but recommended. Please wear running shoes or boots and bring at least 1 liter of water. Dress for the weather to be outdoors.
Check out https://adklaurentian.org/?page=trails.html