Southampton Trails Preservation Society

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STPS is A 501(C)(3) Not For Profit
P.O. Box 1171
Bridgehampton, NY 11932
About STPS Events: You normally don't need to call ahead to reserve a place, and they are always free and fun.  Come out and enjoy!

Cancellations: From time to time, there are weather related cancellations caused by rain, heavy snow or icy trail conditions. To avoid any
inconvenience, please contact hike or event leaders to confirm that the event is taking place.

Ticks: Dress appropriately and always wear tick repellent.

Trail Maintenance - Every Thursday - There is always room for a new pair of hands to help with trail upkeep.
Please contact: Ken Bieger, 631- 283-5432.

Horses On Trails Ride: Members are encouraged to schedule and lead rides on favorite trails. Choose a date and a time. BYO horse.
Call with ideas or to see what's on the schedule. Must be a member of STPS/HOT to participate due to insurance requirements. It's easy to
join on the day of the ride!  Leader: Leslie Lowery. 631-603-8661

Hike leaders wanted!  If you have a favorite trail that you would like to share with others as a hike leader,  or if you would like to explore
some new trails -- STPS has 300 miles of trails -- please contact Dai Dayton at 745-0689 or Marilyn Kirkbright at 631-726-7503 (text of

Hiking Weather: Click for the forecast
*Every Thursday STPS leads Trail Maintenance Outings.  
To Volunteer call Ken Bieger, 631-283-5432.
*Volunteers are also needed to clean up
STPS’s adopted road every month.
To volunteer Call Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.
kiosk at the
Hampton Bays
The trail is shown on the map.
Look at what STPS Volunteers do.
Volunteer any Thursday Morning
Contact Leslie Lowery, 631-603-8661
if you would like to participate in or lead
horseback ride
Maintenance on the Bay-to-Bay Trail by
Jim Crawford & Peter Lee
The Beach Ride

Whiskey Hill
Hike led by
Jean Dodds
Jackson Dodds
building the
replacement bridge at
Ligonee Creek.
The Bridge-building Team at Ligonee Creek
Entrance to new GULLY TRAIL,
Morton Wildlife Preserve
March 30th Hike
Led by Joe Lane
Hiking Morton Wildlife Preserve
STPS Trailblazer of the Year
June 2019

Sat., June 15 - Elliston Park. 9AM-11AM. Meet at the Elliston Park entrance on Millstone Brook Road,
Southampton. Moderately-paced 3 mile hike with views of Big Fresh Pond and Wolf Swamp. Leader:
Howard Reisman, 631-283-5376.

Sun., June 16 – Father’s Day Hike at Whiskey Hill. 10AM-11AM Meet on Mill Path off Lopers Path
(heading east), Bridgehampton. Moderately-paced, 1.7 mile hike with ocean views from top of moraine
with kettlehole ponds and an enormous glacial erratic along the way. Leader: Doreen Johnston, 516-994-

Two Event Saturday
Sat., June 22 - Narrow Lane Cleanup. 8AM-9AM. Help STPS clean up litter from our adopted road.  
Meet on Narrow Lane and east corner of Norris Lane. Bring gloves. Leader: Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.

Sat., June 22 – Kayak Scallop Pond to Bullhead Bay. 10AM - Noon. Meet at Old Scallop Point Road,
(dirt road off of Scotts Road), Southampton. Kayak one of the most pristine salt marshes left on eastern
Long Island and part of Sebonac Creek Estuary. BYO kayak, paddle & lifejacket. Life jackets are
mandatory. Leader: Marilyn Kirkbright, 631-726-7503.

Sun, June 23 – Sears Bellows. 9AM-11AM. Meet at the parking area on Bellows Pond Road in
Hampton Bays. Moderately-paced 4 mile hike through the amazing Long Island Pine Barrens with pond
views. Leader: Liz Karpin, 516-320-0761.

Sat, June 29 – Cedar Point Park to Lighthouse. 9AM-11AM. Meet at Park entrance check-in station on
Cedar Point Road off Alewive Brook Road, East Hampton. Moderately-paced 3 mile hike to lighthouse
and scenic bluffs with views of Gardener’s bay, Gardiner’s Island, Plum Island, Connecticut and beyond.
Leader: Chip Dineen, 646-221-8225.

Sun, June 30 - Sears Pond. 9AM-11AM. Meet at the kiosk on Spinney Road, Flanders on the south
side of CR24 just east of Birch Creek. Moderately-paced 4 mile hike through the amazing Long Island
Pine Barrens with pond views. Leader: Jim Crawford, 631-481-6228.
Along a Trout Pond Trail
STPS participated in
Southampton Town's Earth Day Celebration
Immature bald eagle at  Hubbard Park