Two Event Saturday
Sat., Aug. 26 -
Quogue Wildlife Refuge. 9:30AM-11AM. Meet at 3 Old Country Road in Quogue. Since 1934, the Quogue Wildlife
Refuge has been a nature preserve that is home to diverse wildlife including some that are permanently injured and require human
care to survive. Moderately-paced, 4 mile hike to explore many habitats including forests and ponds, as well as the ecologically rare
Dwarf Pines in the Pine Barrens. Leader: Liz Karpin, 631-728-6492; 516-320-0761 (cell).

Sat., Aug. 26 - Narrow Lane
Cleanup. 8AM-9AM. Help STPS clean up litter from STPS's adopted road.  Meet on Narrow Lane, and
east corner of Norris Lane. Bring gloves. Leader: Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.

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STPS is A 501(C)(3) Not For Profit
P.O. Box 1171
Bridgehampton, NY 11932
Come join STPS's hikes, riding, maintenance, meeting  
About our 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 phone).

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This is a beautiful property with a spring, a
stream, & wetlands for a new loop trail that
will begin on the north at the intersection of
Edge of Wood Road
Majors Path
in North Sea, Southampton
and extend nearly to North Sea - Mecox
Road on the south.
The baby owl found at the
Long Pond Greenbelt by
Jayne Young
August 2017 Events

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. Call Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.

Sat., Aug. 19 - Camp Tekawitha. 9AM-11AM. Meet at the parking lot of Red Creek Park on Old
Riverhead Road, Hampton Bays. Moderately-paced 4 mile hike to the old girl scout camp with beautiful
bay views. Leader: Val Abbate, 631-495-4703.

Sun., Aug. 20 --  Sears Bellows Trek. 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.