Weekly Feature



2018-01-11 / Entertainment

Walking Tours

thurs. 11

Wellness Walk — Drop by Tifft Nature Preserve and enjoy the fresh air and the sights and sounds of the season with a healthy outdoor walk, 10 a.m.-noon Thursday, Jan. 11, at Tifft Nature Preserve, 1200 Fuhrmann Blvd., Buffalo; $. Call 825-6397 to confirm walk is taking place. www.sciencebuff.org

sat. 13

Genesee County Park & Forest - Hike or Snowshoe — This 4- to 5-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13. Enter the park from 11095 Bethany Center Road, East Bethany, then park in the large parking lot near the Interpretive Nature Center. The park consists of 431 acres of rolling hills with nature trails winding through a nice mix of habitat. You should finish up shortly after noon, at which time the Nature Center opens. Pack a lunch. Call 434-2969. www.foothillstrailclub.org

sun. 14

Conservation Trail - Getman to Sumner Road — This 7.6-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 9 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 14. Meet in Darien Lake parking lot, off of Sumner Road. Call 316-4388. www.foothillstrailclub.org

wed. 17

Sprague Brook Park - Cross-Country Ski or Snowshoe — This 2- to 3-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17. Meet in the cross-country ski area parking lot, second entrance to the park at 9674 Foote Road, Glenwood, off Route 240, past Kissing Bridge. There is a warming hut with tables and benches to eat your lunch afterwards. Call 759-6442 or 652-6190 (445-3179 the day of the outing) if the weather is questionable. Rain will cancel the event. If you have the equipment, bring gear for snowshoeing, skiing and icy terrain. The conditions at the park may be different from what they are in your neighborhood. www.foothillstrailclub.org

Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve - Hike, Snowshoe or Cross-Country Ski — This 3-mile walk is presented by the Foothills Trail Club, 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17. Meet in the parking lot on Honorine Drive, off of Como Park Boulevard, Cheektowaga. 208-6319, www.foothillsclub.org

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