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.

May 2018 Events

Every Thursday STPS leads Trail Maintenance Outings.  To Volunteer call Ken Bieger, 631-283-5432.
Volunteers are also needed to clean up our adopted road every month. Call Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.

Three (!) Event Saturday
 NOW SUNDAY, May 20th  -     Sat., May 19- 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.

Sat., May 19 - Tuckahoe Hills. 10AM-12:30PM. Meet on Sebonac Road, Southampton at the Kurt Billing
kiosk, just east of Tuckahoe School. Moderately-paced 4 mile hike with views of Cow Neck and Robins
Island. Leader: Tim Corwin, 631-204-7821.

Sat., May 19 -Armed Forces Day Tour. 1:00 pm-3:00 pm. Meet on the Long Wharf (next to windmill),
Sag Harbor. Tour battle sites, military heroes’ homes and birth of the Stars and Stripes. Leader: Tony
Garro 631-725-5861

Two Event Sunday
Sun., May 20 - Quogue Wildlife Refuge. 10AM-11:30AM. 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).

Sun., May 20 - 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., May 26 – 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, 516-994-5947.

Sun., May 27 - Anna and Daniel Mulvihill Preserve and the William Mulvihill Preserve. 10:00AM-11:
30AM. Meet at end of drive at 820 Brick Kiln Road, Sag Harbor (entrance is opposite Highview Drive; look
for the white pillars). Moderately-paced 3+ mile hike through this historically interesting area. Vernal ponds,
kettle holes, glacial erratics and the Great Swamp.
Leader: Jean Dodds, 631-599-2391.
MAYFLOWER at Manorville County Park
led by Liz Karpin