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Sat, Jul 11: Cycling from Ingleside to Morrisburg Follows Ontario’s Waterfront Trail along the St. Lawrence, on bike paths and some paved shoulders. Bird sanctuary, Upper Canada VIllage, site of the War of 1812 Battle of Crysler’s Farm, swimming. 30 miles RT. Level 3, moderate. Contact John Barron, 613-828-2296 or johnbarron@sympatico.ca.

Wed, Jul 22: Evening paddle/picnic on Brandy Brook We’ll start at the Brandy Brook boat ramp and paddle either upstream or downstream depending on the weather. Bring a sack supper. Contact Tom Ortmeyer, 315-265-8219, tortmeye@gmail.com.

Sat, Jul 25: New Hike Big Slide - Return via Southside Trail This High Peak hike is 9.5 miles RT with some steep parts on a ladder, and open ledges to offer the participant some breathtaking views. Depending on the weather, there are some “tenderfoot pools” along the Southside Trail for a fun quick dip on the return. Hikers should be prepared for a moderate pace, in order to keep it under a 10-hour day. Over 2,000 foot ascent, level is 4 - strenuous. Trip will be canceled if weather is poor, and group will be limited to 10. Contact Debbie White 315-322-4066 or dwhite46r@gmail.com.

Sat, Aug 1: Bike the Seaway Trail in Massena Starting at Robert Moses State Park, we will cycle along the beautiful St. Lawrence River, following the Seaway trail towards Wilson Hill. Along the way we will explore many off-road cycling options including a trail across from Alcoa, trails behind the Massena Intake, trails through the Massena Beach and Country Club and a trail to Whalen Park. Portions of the ride will be on the road including out to Wilson Hill. Mileage will be roughly 15 miles one way (30 miles roundtrip), relatively flat terrain. Contact Jeanna Matthews, jeanna.matthews@gmail.com.

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