“These hills fathered and mothered me. I am blood of their blood and bone of their bone, and why should I not go back to them in my last years?”
John Burroughs, Literary Naturalist, 1910
Tours of the Lodge
Free, guided tours of Woodchuck Lodge are offered the first weekend of the month, May - October, Saturday and Sunday, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
The View from the Porch
SPRING IS COMING!
And that means the annual John Burroughs Spring Lecture, to be held Saturday, April 2 at 4 p.m. at the Catskill Center for Conservation & Development, Arkville.
Steven Silverman, author of The Catskills: Its History and How it Changed America, will be the featured speaker, discussing the intersecting lives of two Roxbury icons: John Burroughs' and Jay Gould.
The program is free. Donations towards the continued maintenance of Woodchuck Lodge are gratefully received.