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AOC SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FOR
Summer 2017


You are encouraged to call the leader before coming to an event in order to learn of any last minute changes

Sunday,
July 9

Hike or Bike Jake's Rocks. Bring your bike or boots and meet at Jake's Rocks at 2:00 p.m. Afterward we will have a picnic with Pat and John providing lemonade, and hot dogs and the fixings. Bring what you wish to add to the feast. Leaders; John (814-598-9094) and Pat (814-598-4590) Shinaberger.
Sunday,
July 16
Kayak-Canoe on Chapman Dam, Chapman State Park. Boats need to be registered or have a launch permit. Bring your own picnic meal for after the float. Meet at the boat launch at 4:00 p.m. Leader; John Young, 814-730-2915.
Wednesday,
July 19
Bike Allegany State Park Area. Bicycle Bay State Road and trails in Red House Area. Bring water and a lunch for a picnic along the way. Meet at the trailhead parking lot at the Exit 19 entrance to ASP, on the left before toll house. Leader; Pat Spicer, 814-757-8331, evenings.
Wednesday,
July 26
Bike Oil Creek Bike Path. Meet at the Petroleum Center Parking Lot at 10:00 a.m. Leader; Dennis Anderson, 716-969-9772.
Friday,
July 28
Brokenstraw Splash Hike and Potluck Picnic. Meet at the Bike-Hike Trail Parking Lot at the north end of Poplar Street behind Youngsville High School at 11:00 a.m. Wear shoes and clothing appropriate for getting wet while walking in the stream and along the banks. Walk is about one hour duration. Bring dish to share and table service. Leader; Jonella Roundtree, 864-554-6463.
Wednesday,
August 2
Bike Clymer to Finley Lake and Return. Meet across from the Dutch Village Restaurant in Clymer, NY at 10:00 a.m. Late lunch at Dutch Village upon return. Leader; Pat Spicer, 814-757-8331, evenings.
Wednesday,
August 9
Bike Bay Front Connector in Erie. Meet at 10:00 a.m. at the Country Fair, 5866 Station Road, on the north side of I-90 at the Bay Front Connector Exit (Exit #32). Leader; Pat Spicer, 814-757-8331, evenings.
Sunday,
August 13
Float the Allegheny River, Tidoute to West Hickory. Meet at the boat ramp in Tidioute Park at 1:00 p.m. Leader; Dennis Anderson, 716-969-9772.
Sunday,
August 20
Kayak-Canoe Edinboro Lake. 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.
Saturday,
September 2
Hike Chautauqua Creek. 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.
Sunday,
September 24

Hike Scandia. This hike will have some peeks at the Reservoir and will be about six miles. Meet at Hatch Run Conservation Area Parking Lot at 1:00 a.m. Leader; Jim Houghtling, 814-723-1654.

Sunday,
October 1
Bike Goddard State Park. Meet at 2:00 p.m. at the parking lot across the road from Boat Launch #3, Lake Welhelm. Leader; Pat Spicer, 814-757-8331, evenings.