news & press archive: Aug 2017

  • Feast of the Fields 2017: Farms

    Feast of the Fields is an event celebrating the farm-fresh bounty available in Saratoga County and surrounding areas, and our volunteer chefs get to partner with many wonderful area farms to create unique, tasty, and healthy dishes. Saratoga PLAN is extremely grateful for the tremendous contributions made by our local farms to the quality of life in this region, and we hope that you learn to appreciate them even more after tasting what they produce. Please welcome the following farms to Feast of the Fields 2017! Read More 

  • Rhodes Property Expands Milton Preserve

    Harold (Dusty) and Arlene Rhodes have donated to Saratoga PLAN 23 acres of forested land in Galway that will connect the Milton Preserve to the south and the recently acquired conservation lands on the Carpenter Farm to the north. Together, these properties could provide a natural corridor for the proposed extension of the Long Path trail, eventually extending from New Jersey all the way to the Adirondacks. Saratoga PLAN will steward these lands, with plans for creating public trails across all three adjoining properties. The closing on the property transaction was on July 28, 2017. Read More 

  • 10 Hiking Essentials!

    Hiking is one of the best ways to spend time with family, unwind from a long week, or just appreciate the outdoors. Hiking is not only good for your physical health, but it is also beneficial for your mental health! Saratoga PLAN encourages all to get outdoors as much as possible. Hiking can be even more enjoyable when you are prepared. Whether you are just going on a short walk or planning to spend the day at one of Saratoga PLAN’s preserves or trails, here are 10 essentials to bring with you. Read More 

  • Feast of the Fields 2017: Vendors

    Feast of the Fields 2017 will be the host of many wonderful vendors from around Saratoga County. Get to know some of the amazing breweries, distilleries, vineyards, and businesses that will be providing food and beverages to the guests at Feast this September 21!     Read More