Outdoors Listings: June 7 to 13

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THIS WEEK: June 7 to 13

Canoe/Kayak Trip, paddling trip into the Tannersville Cranberry Bog Preserve on Cranberry Creek. Program lasts 3 hours. 552 Cherry Lane Road, East Stroudsburg. 10 a.m. June 8. $6 for non-members, $4 for members, free for children under 12. Pre-registration and information, 570-629-3061.

Nescopeck and Red Rock Trails Nature Hike. Celebrate National Get Outdoor Day with an easy 2-mile hike, 9 a.m. June 10, free but registration required. Wear sturdy footwear, bring water and meet at the park office. 570-403-2006.

Picton Wildlife Sanctuary Hike, 1 p.m. June 11, tour North Branch Land Trust’s George & Lillian Picton Wildlife Sanctuary in White Haven to learn about plants, animals and ecosystems during 3 miles of easy to moderate walking. Wear sturdy shoes, bring water and snacks. Call North Branch Land Trust at 570-310-1781 to register. Hike is free, but donations may be made to North Branch Land Trust. Meet at Picton Wildlife Sanctuary, 430 Pond Creek Rd, White Haven.

Glen Onoko Falls, difficult 9-mile hike, sponsored by Susquehanna Trailers Hiking Club, meet at the Sears Auto Center, Wyoming Valley Mall at 9:45 a.m. June 11 and leave at 10. Bring lunch and water. 570-283-1312.

Tannersville Bog Walk, 2.5-hour journey into the unique Tannersville Cranberry Bog with environmental educator explaining formation and plant and animal life. 552 Cherry Lane Road, East Stroudsburg. 1 p.m. June 11. $6 for non-members, $4 for members, free for children under 12. Pre-registration and information, 570-629-3061.

Safe Boating Class, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 15-03 will offer a two-night Safe Boating Class. Harveys Lake American Legion, 4907 Route 415, Harveys Lake. 6 to 10 p.m. each night of June 13 and 14. Participants must be at least 12 years old. $25 payable at the door. 570-332-0146 for information and reservations.

FUTURE

Big Bear Swamp At Delaware State Forest, moderate 7-mile hike sponsored by the Susquehanna Trailers Hiking Club. Meet at the Park & Ride on Rt. 315 in Dupont at 10:45 a.m. June 18 and leave at 11. Leader Al Chapacharis 570-806-1754.

Vosberg Hike, six moderate miles, sponsored by the Susquehanna Trailers Hiking Club, meet at Dallas Shopping Center, Route 309 in Dallas at 11:45 a.m. June 25 and leave at noon. Bring snack and water. 570-406-3173.

Kayaking & Yoga on the River, plus a beer tasting. Hosted by Nearme Yoga of Moosic. Attendees will meet at Black & Brass Coffee Shop, 520 Main st., Honesdale, and be transported to the river. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 1. Space is limited to 18 people. $129. Purchase tickets on their website.570-840-3220.

Raptors Rule, meet a live falcon, owl and hawk and learn about their food chain, habitats and bird characteristics, 11 a.m. July 8 with Rebecca Lesko of the Endless Mountains Nature Center, at the Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, free but space is limited, 570-996-1500.

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