Champlain Area Trails (CATS) is set to host a hike led by Audrey Hyson, Saturday, August 17, on the Flying Squirrel Trail, between Westport and Essex.
Hyson writes the “Everyday Naturalist” column for Adirondac magazine and is an experienced naturalist.
The hike will begin at 9 am at the trailhead parking lot for the Split Rock Trail on Lake Shore Road. The Flying Squirrel Trail is directly opposite the parking lot. The hike will be about 2 hours long.
Hyson plans an open-ended hike, with a focus on spore-bearing plants like ferns and mosses.
Class size is limited to 15 people. Registration is required and there is a $10 fee, with those under 18 free. To register, click here.
For more information call (518) 962-2287.
Photo of Naturalist Audrey Hyson provided.