National Trails Day June 2 will be celebrated on Yates County’s favorite local trail — the Keuka Outlet Trail — with the 2018 Walk for Water, an event that supports the work of the Friends of the Outlet, Penn Yan Rotary, and HTS Congo.
Here in the Finger Lakes we are blessed to be surrounded by abundant fresh, clean water. Protecting the clean water sources that we have and increasing global access to clean water are important efforts.
The Keuka Outlet Trail is a popular trail used by hikers, strollers, bicyclists, and horseback riders during the spring, summer, and autumn. In the winter, a snowshoe walk or cross country ski along the trail is a unique experience.
Now there’s an opportunity to celebrate National Trails Day and help support three organizations whose missions protect clean water or increase access to it. On June 2, a simple walk along the Keuka Outlet Trail can help support these three organizations: