2020 Summer Newsletter

Hello all! We hope this Summer finds you well. As you’ve noticed we’ve still not scheduled any events this year due to COVID-19 but we’ve been busy behind the scenes… 40th Anniversary This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Friends of the Wapack! To celebrate we looked back through our history and compiled a comprehensive timeline of the Wapack and the Friends. 2nd Addition to Wapack Trail Guide Published There have been many changes Read more…

Our 40th Anniversary

This year marks the 40th Anniversary of the Friends of the Wapack. We knew that such an important milestone deserves a logo. We went to our archives and found that our original logo was a triangle with a W that made it look like a mountain peak. So, for this anniversary we’re bringing back our logo from the 1980’s, our first decade. In 1980 the Wapack Trail was deteriorating, and the future of the trail Read more…

Trailwork Notice 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic and resulting Social Distancing requirements has curtailed our plans this year for trail work and trail work days. Many of our Section Captains were able to get out on their adopted trail sections this past winter for trail inspections and to remove downed trees and limbs. We had three trail workdays planned for 2020. We’ll decide on which projects we might do after the health crisis has passed.   The Friends of the Read more…