Southampton Trails Preservation Society

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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

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.
                    To volunteer Call Dai Dayton, 631-745-0689.

September 2018 Events

Two Event Saturday

Sat., Sept. 22 -
Camp Tekawitha. 10AM-Noon. Meet at the parking lot of Red Creek Park on Old
Riverhead Road, Hampton Bays. Moderately-paced 4 mile hike to the old girl scout camp with
beautiful bay views. Leader: Jim Crawford, 631-481-6228.

Sat., Sept. 22 - 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.

Sun., Sept. 23 – Historic Sag Harbor. 10AM- Noon. Meet at parking lot in Mashashimuet Park in
Sag Harbor. Moderately paced 3 mile hike encompassing Native American history in the Long
Pond Greenbelt. Leader: Tony Garro, 631-725-5861.

Two Event Saturday

Sat., Sept. 29 –
Kayak Scallop Pond. 10AM - Noon. Meet at 50 Old Scallop Point Road, (dirt
road off of Scotts Road), Southampton. Kayak one of the most pristine salt marshes left on
eastern Long Island and part of Sebonac Creek Estuary. BYO kayak, paddle & lifejacket. Life
jackets are mandatory. Leader: Marilyn Kirkbright, 631-726-7503.

Sat., Sept. 29 – 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,

Sun., Sept. 30 - Clam Island, View from the Other Side! 10:00AM-11:00AM- Meet at end of
Noyack Bay Avenue, Sag Harbor. Moderately-paced 2 mile beach hike with bay views of Jessup’s
Neck. Leader: Doreen Johnston, 516-994-5947.
BUTTONBUSH at Penny Pond
HIKERS at Penny Pond
July 2018
Sign at the new
Hampton Bays
The trail is shown on the map.