Lark in the Park @ Morgan Outdoors

Morgan Outdoors is leading two hikes in the annual celebration of the Catskills – the Lark in the Park – from October 1 to 10th. We donated a pair of MSR Snowshoes (and Kenco donated a kayak) for the Raffle on Sunday Oct. 2nd. You can buy raffle tickets online at   And Join us for one or both of these great guided hikes:

Tuesday, Oct. 4, 10:30 – 3:30pmConvergence Hike to Balsam Lake Mountain Simultaneous hikes from South or North sides of mountain will meet at summit! Co-led with Laurie Rankin and Dr. Michael Kudish, Catskill forest historian. Learn history of forest summit and see one of three peat bogs. Picnic lunch, views from the fire tower. 3.5 miles roundtrip.  10:30am: Leaving from the South trailhead at end of Beaverkill Road (Lew Beach/Beaverkill area) Details and register at at

Sunday. Oct 9, 1:00 – 3:00pmTortoise and Hare Hike at Frick Pond – Enjoy fall colors set off by the scenic waters of Frick Pond and pick the hike that suits YOU!   Tortoise: a 2.2 mile saunter around the pond or Hare: a 4.1 mile scamper with 1.1 mile uphill. Meet at Frick Pond trailhead at 1:00 PM. Details and register at