Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy & Evergreen Outfitters Partnering for Snowshoe Tour

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Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy

The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy will host a public snowshoe tour of the CWC’s Cassadaga Creek Preserve at 1p.m. Saturday, March 2. A CWC guide will lead attendees on skis or snowshoes as they explore the 150-acre site, located adjacent to 3788 Bloomer Road in Sinclairville. Those who don’t have snowshoes but would like to attend this tour can Evergreen Outfitters at (716) 763-2266 in advance to reserve a pair. If there is not adequate snow for snowshoeing and skiing, a shorter hike will be offered.
The tour route will be mostly flat and approximately 2.5 miles. After the tour, all are invited to stay for a bonfire at the entrance of the preserve. S’mores, coffee, and cocoa will be provided, and those who attend are asked to consider bringing a snack to share.
This event is free for members, with a suggested donation of $5 for non-members. Reservations are encouraged, so please RSVP to the conservancy in advance by calling 716-664-2166 or email info@chautauquawatershed.org.
The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy is a member-supported not-for-profit organization which works with landowners to conserve and enhance the landscape features which protect important habitats and collect, store, filter and deliver clean waters to our Chautauqua lakes, streams and groundwaters. To date it has led efforts conserving over 1,000 acres of land across Chautauqua County, including two miles of Chautauqua Lake and Outlet shoreline.
For more information on this event or the CWC, visit chautauquawatershed.org, e-mail jonathan@chautauquawatershed.org or call 664-2166.