ECOS: The Environmental Clearinghouse
September 25, 2022

Nature Walk – Winn Preserve, Knox

Winn Preserve - Knox, NY Winn Preserve, Street Road, Altamont, Knox, NY

Join ECOS Walk Leader, Debra Barnes, in this beautiful wooded preserve with low to medium-effort trails that wind through ferns and shady forests. Limestone fissures, rock outcroppings, and cliffs demonstrate the limestone karst geology of the [...]


Lock 4, Canal Park, Schaghticoke, NY – Fall Nature Walks

Canal Park at Lock 4 US Rt. 4, Stillwater, NY

SEPT. 6:  Lock 4, Canal Park.  Jackie Donnelly, leader.  Located on the Champlain Canal of the Hudson River, the park offers both mixed-forest and alluvial habitats.  We will see green dragon's beautiful red fruit and [...]

Kayak Outing, Hudson River Corinth Boat Ramp, Gansevoort, NY

DEC Hudson River Corinth Boat Ramp 296-304 Spier Falls Road, Gansevoort, NY

Led by kayak trip leader, Linda Woods, enjoy this beautiful stretch of the Upper Hudson River in northern Saratoga County! This is a bring your own kayak and gear outing! This trip will leave the [...]


Update: POSTPONED – Bozenkill Preserve, Altamont

Bozen Kill Preserve Westfall Rd, Altamont, NY

SEPT. 16:  Bozenkill Preserve, Altamont.  ****Our ECOS led-walk is cancelled, but by all means, go ahead and enjoy hiking the preserve on your own!*** The best parts of the preserve are not until you get [...]

Woods Hollow Preserve, Ballston Spa – Fall Nature Walks

Woods Hollow Preserve Ballston Spa

SEPT. 20:  Woods Hollow Preserve, Ballston Spa.  Elizabeth Collins, leader.  This preserve features quite a variety of habitats, from pond, marsh, and woodland to pine forest and sand dune/sandpit.  Directions: At the north edge of [...]