History and Hydropower on the Racquette [F-23-24]

Presenter:Blair Madore
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

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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.

Special Instructions:

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

Cap: 24

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