news & press archive: Nov 2018

  • #NYGivesDay November 27

    Please consider supporting your favorite New York nonprofit on #NYGivesDay, November 27, 2018. Saratoga PLAN needs to raise $27,000 to be able to complete the 168-acre Barkersville Trails Project, located on the Galway/Providence town line. Read More 

  • Newly Renovated Bog Meadow Trail Reopened

    A hardy group of more than 50 trail enthusiasts braved rain, wind, and high water on Saturday, November 3, to cut the ribbon at the new entrance to the Bog Meadow Brook Nature Trail in Saratoga Springs. The reopening culminates a season of trail renovations including the creation of a new spur trail at Meadowbrook Road, extended bog bridging to avoid wet areas, extensive raising and smoothing of the trail surface, numerous drainage improvements, and new additions to prevent flooding caused by an active beaver population. The trail had been closed since last spring while the renovations were underway. Read More