August 2017
Updated August 9

Float the Allegheny River, Tidoute to West Hickory

Sunday, August 13

Meet at the boat ramp in Tidioute Park at 1:00 p.m. Leader; Dennis Anderson, 716-969-9772.


Kayak-Canoe Edinboro Lake

Sunday, August 20

Meet at 2:00 p.m. at the public Lakeside Boatramp on Lakeside Drive just south of Pat Crawford Beach and north of James Hagerty Memorial Park in Edinboro. Plans are to dine at a restaurant overlooking the lake afterwards. Leader; Debra Young, 814-730-8388.


Hike Chautauqua Creek

Saturday, September 2

This is an all-day hike of about ten miles. Bring lunch and water. Also bring footware for walking in water and muddy areas. A walking stick is suggested. Meet at Jamestown Park and Ride at I-86 and Route 60 at 9:00 a.m. This event will be cancelled if it is raining that day. Leader; Dennis Anderson, 716-969-9772.



Fox at St. Ann's Bay, Cape Breton Isle


All AOC events which include cross-country skiing, bicycling, and kayaking & canoeing, as well as hiking and sometimes overnight camping, are free and open to the public. Dues to join the AOC are $5 per person per year. The AOC also administers the 100-Mile Patch program for those hikers who complete the approximately 96.8 miles of the North Country National Scenic Trail within the Allegheny National Forest. For more information about this and other local outdoors activities go to the Outdoor Subjects link above.