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Ondatra Adventures is commited to connecting people with the natural world through hiking and backpacking trips, outdoor excursions, workshops in traditional skills and naturalist knowledge, as well as nature-based educational programs. We aim to awaken and deepen your relationship with the natural world.
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The Montpelier Bridge

'Footprints in the Snow' by Mara Brooks

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2020 Calendar of Classes

January 11, 2020:  Animal Track & Sign
                                    Huyck Preserve & Biological Station,
                                     Rensselaerville, NY
February 1, 2020:  Wildlife Tracking 101
                                   North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier, VT
March 7, 2020:       Intermediate Wildlife Tracking
                                   North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier, VT
March 28, 2020:    Wildlife Track & Sign
                                   Mosher Marsh Preserve, Amsterdam, NY
June 13, 2020:       Wilderness Way-Finding Challenge  
                                 (Youth Program)                                       
                                  Scoharie Creek Preserve, Town of Charleston, NY   


June 14, 2020:       Wilderness Crafts (Family Program)

                                  Van Dyke Preserve, Town of Bethlehem, NY

August 1, 2020:      Mushrooms of Holt Preserve
                                   Holt Preserve, New Scotland, NY
August 2, 2020:     Edible & Medicinal Plants
                                  Mohawk Hudson Land Conservancy Private                                                               Easement, New Scotland, NY
Nov 7,  2020:         Understanding & Interpreting the Landscape 
                                  Mohawk   Hudson Land Conservancy private                                                             easement, Glenville, NY