Southampton Trails Preservation Society

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 phone).

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. Call Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.

April Events

Two Event Saturday
Sat., Apr. 14 - 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., Apr. 14 – Barcelona Neck. 1PM-2:30PM.  Meet at Sag Harbor Golf Club parking lot on Barcelona
Neck Road off of Route 114, Sag Harbor. Moderately-paced 2 mile hike with views of Sag Harbor Bay,
Northwest Creek and Harbor, Cedar Point lighthouse and Mashomack Preserve. Leader: Bill Schildnecht,

Sun., April, 15 - Tuckahoe Hill Preserve. 10AM-11:30AM. Meet at the Preserve sign on Sandy Hollow
Road (CR 52 N) about half mile south from the intersection of North Sea Road and Sandy Hollow Road.
Easy-paced 2 mile hike with views of unique vernal ponds. Leader: Tony Garro, 631-725-5881 or 631- 678-
6945 day of hike.

Two Event Saturday
Sat., Apr. 21 –
Great East End Cleanup.  10AM - Noon. Celebrate Earth Day by
cleaning up our trails! Bring gloves. Bags will be supplied.
Meet at the trailhead for the Hamlet-to-Hamlet
trail just north of the railroad tracks on Lumber Lane in Bridgehampton. Leader:
Marilyn Kirkbright, 731-725-

Sat., Apr. 21 - Horses on Trails (HOT). Bring your own horse and helmet. STPS/HOT membership
required due to insurance. It's easy to join on the day of the ride! Please contact Leslie Lowery, 631-603-
8661 for reservations and more information.

Sun., Apr. 22 – Anna and Daniel Mulvihill Preserve and the William Mulvihill Preserve. 9AM-11AM.
Meet at Sag Harbor Industries on Bridgehampton-Sag Harbor Turnpike in Sag Harbor. Moderately paced
3+ mile hike through this historically interesting area. Ponds, glacial erratics, and the Great Swamp. Wow!
Leader: Joe Lane, 631-725-3942.

Sat., Apr. 28 – Manorville Hills County Park. 10AM-2PM. Meet at the park trailhead on the east side of
Route 111, Manorville. Moderately-paced 8 mile hike through a dense stand of white pines then past a
lovely glacial kettlehole. Beyond, the trail travels up and down the convoluted hills, deposited as part of the
Ronkonkoma Moraine by the receding glaciers of the last Ice Age. Elevations top out at 250 feet.  Bring
water and a snack. Leader: Liz Karpin, 631-728-6492; 516-320-0761 (cell).

Sun., Apr. 29 – Wolf Swamp. 10:00AM-11:30AM. 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.

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.
Hike at Elliston Park
led by
Howard Reisman
* At the Alewife Drain
*At the graveyard
Hiking Morton
Wildlife Preserve
Hike at Cranbery Bog
led by Ken Kindler


Saturday, April 21 - 10am
Hamlet-to-Hamlet Trail
Meet just north of
the railroad tracks
Lumber Lane
We supply bags.
Bring gloves.