On Saturday Feb. 20, Allegany State Park Naturalist staff will lead a winter hike –with or without snow. The hike is in the Summit area and will explore the park’s newest trail, Bear Paw. Bring snowshoes, trekking poles, and wear a good pair of winter hiking boots. You can even bring a snack to enjoy in the warming hut after the hike.

The hike starts at 11:00 a.m. at the Summit Warming Hut and will last approximately 1.5 hours. There is no charge to attend.

For more information, please call (716) 354-9101 ext. 236.

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