Past Meetup

Hike Poke-o-Moonshine, Tour Champlain Valley Organic Farms & Farm Brewery

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Hike on the newly rebuilt trail up Poke-o-Moonshine to the restored fire tower, hear about history and natural history from the Summit Steward, plus a tour of Champlain Valley organic farms and a farm brewery. The Champlain Valley has seen a resurgence of organic farms/CSAs and other agricultural businesses run by young farming enterpreneurs. Sierra Club member Brittany Christenson will take us on a tour of Fledging Crow Vegetables, Mace Chasm Farm, and North Country Creamery, which ends at Ausable Brewing Company, a farm brewery. Brittany is also executive director of Adirondack Action, a grass roots advocacy group in the Adirondack region. Date and location to be determined in April, 2016 We may ask for a small voluntary donation to the Sierra Club Foundation, a tax exempt arm of Sierra Club. Limited ride sharing available for anyone taking the Adirondack Trailways bus to Keene, NY. Limited to 15 participants.