Woods Walk at the Hobbs Farm in Nichols, NY

  • Saturday, June 2, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Woods Walk at the Hobbs Farm in Nichols, NY

Join the Southern Finger Lakes Chapter of the NY Forest Owners Association for a walk in the woods of the Hobbs Family on Saturday, June 2nd from 9:30 to Noonat 2320 Stanton Hill Rd; Nichols, NY(Tioga County)

We’ll see the utilization of their own timber with a Baker sawmill for Ben’s woodworking business, a centralized wood boiler system that keeps two families warm in the winter, invasive brush control projects, and a portion of the woods that is approaching old-growth status.

There’s much to learn, so please join us if you can! This walk is free and open to the public, but please help us plan by sending an rsvp to Brett Chedzoy at: bjc226@cornell.edu or by phone: (607) 742-3657. The walk will take place rain or shine and cover approximately one mile of forest terrain, so please dress accordingly!


Brett Chedzoy
SCNY Ag Team-Forestry Specialist; Sr. Resource Educator. Disaster and All Hazards Response Team