Calendar

Hikes lead by Springwater Trails are held Sunday afternoons and appear in this calendar in green. To see more events from specific groups, use the Categories dropdown below to select the groups that interest you. We also have a brochure listing all of our hikes.

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Harriett Hollister Spencer State Recreation Area 2:00 pm
Harriett Hollister Spencer State Recreation Area @ Parking Area
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Harriett Hollister Spencer State Recreation Area @ Parking Area
Hike, Ski and Snowshoe at Harriett Hollister Spencer State Recreation Area We will meet at the parking area at 2:00PM.  Although there is record breaking cold this week, temperatures are forecast to be in the 40’s on Sunday with the … Continue reading
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All Western Evergreen Tree Farms 2:00 pm
All Western Evergreen Tree Farms @ All Western Evergreen Nursery
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
All Western Evergreen Tree Farms @ All Western Evergreen Nursery
Come join Springwater Trails hikers at 2 PM, Sunday, Feb 10, 2019. Please plan to arrive at 6840 Liberty Pole Road by a quarter to 2 and park on the loading pad out behind the farm house across from the … Continue reading
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NordicFest at Cumming Nature Center 12:30 pm
NordicFest at Cumming Nature Center @ Cumming Nature Center
Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
NordicFest at Cumming Nature Center @ Cumming Nature Center
On Feb 17 we will visit Cumming Nature Center in the hills above Naples NY on Day 2 of their Annual NordicFest Weekend for hiking/skiing/snowshoeing, depending on conditions.  The festival is a fund raiser for the Genesee Valley Nordic Ski … Continue reading
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NordicFest at Cumming Nature Center @ Cumming Nature Center
Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

On Feb 17 we will visit Cumming Nature Center in the hills above Naples NY on Day 2 of their Annual NordicFest Weekend for hiking/skiing/snowshoeing, depending on conditions.  The festival is a fund raiser for the Genesee Valley Nordic Ski Patrol, and includes a host of activities with winter sports, winter wear, food, and Scandinavian culture – see:

https://rmsc.org/cumming-nature-center/nature-center-programs-and-events/item/250-genesee-valley-nordic-days

If conditions permit, skis and snowshoes will be available for rental ($15), or bring your own. We will provide an update on the SWT web site Saturday/Sunday on trail conditions. The social will be before the hike, beginning at 12:30.

Cumming is a branch of Rochester Museum and Science Center. If you are not a member of RMSC, there is a small fee for access to the Center.  Group fees have been paid by SWT, so just identify yourself, at the desk, as part of Springwater Trails Hiking Group.

Our hikes will begin at 2 PM. You also may want to sign up for the Ski Orienteering program offered from 12:00 to 2:00 by Rochester Orienteering Club – see https://roc.us.orienteering.org/event-2782708 This costs $5 for a single person, or $9 for a group. The program will proceed on skis or on foot.

There are several interesting  trails (The Beaver Trail  and Conservation Trails are great), and some trails may be limited to cross country skiers. Maps will be available.  We will split into groups and enjoy a nice walk. Ski Patrol members will be monitoring the trails throughout the afternoon, so no one will get lost.

Social – Our social gathering will be in the Nature Center Building beginning at 12:30 in the lower level dining area (with fireplace). We encourage members to patronize the food services offered by the Ski Patrol, who will be selling locally-sourced chili (vegan/vegetarian options available), cornbread, cider and baked goods on site for $10 between 11:00 and 2:30, or you can bring your own food and beverages. Afterwards we will gather back at the fireplace between 4 and 5 for warm-up and an exchange of desserts (dish-to-pass).

Directions

From Rochester and points North: Take 390 South to Routes 5 & 20,   Proceed to Rt15A in Lima. Head South on Rt15A to Route 20A in Hemlock,   Head East on 20A to East lake Road in Honeoye. Proceed South on East Lake Road to County Road 33, (there are signs pointing the way from the junction of East Lake Road and County Road 33). Turn East on County Road 33, then Southwest on Pinewood Hill Road. This becomes Gulick Road.  After 4.7 miles the CNC entrance will be on the right

From Springwater: Go North on Rt 15A to Route 20A in Hemlock,   Head East on Rt 20A to East Lake Road in Honeoye. Proceed South on East Lake Road to County Road 33 (Signs point the way from the junction of East Lake Road and County Road 33). Turn East on County Road 33, then Southeast on Pinewood Hill Road.  This becomes Gulick Road.  After 4.7 miles the CNC entrance will be on the Right.

From Wayland, Naples, and points South: Follow NY 21 East from Wayland,thru N.Cohocton to Naples (11.4miles). Turn Left onto Clark Street (County Hwy36), heading North (Next to Middletown Tavern). Take first Right onto  Gulick Road. Follow Gulick Road for 6.6 miles.   CNC will be on the Left.

 

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Letchworth Branch FLT
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Onanda Park
Mar 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Harriett Hollister Spencer Park
Mar 10 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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FLT, Letchworth Branch – Access E to F
Mar 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

0.4+1.5+(0.8)+1.6+(1.0)+2.2+0.3 = 6 miles plus 1.8 side trips.

Access E River Rd

0.4 miles to main trail

1.5 miles to blue side trail

(0.4 mile to Fiddler’s Elbow river overlook

0.4 mile back to main trail)

1.6 mile to blue side trail

(0.5 mile on blue trail to river overlook at Owl Forks Ravine

0.5 mile back to main trail)

2.2 mile to Access F

0.3 mile to River Rd.

Mar
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Springwater Center
Mar 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Wohlschlegel’s Maple Weekend
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

2 thoughts on “Calendar

  1. That is Sunday, February 25th when the hike will be at the farm. Come about 1:45 PM. It could be a day for skis and snowshoes or for hiking. It is approximately two miles across from South to North and back, one mile down the hill from West to East, and going around the farm on the field roads can be over 4 miles. At the end of the hike, we will have a dish-to-pass social at the farm home.

  2. Can’t get on calendar to pick dates, etc. As discussed I will do Feb 18 2018 at Cummin Nature Center. Katherine Humphrey and I will work together for 26 Feb 2018 hike at her Evergreen Tree Farm

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