Adirondack River Walking & Forest Bathing

  • Saranac Lake

Slow down, unplug and immerse your senses in nature. Our experienced guides invite you through a series of ever-changing sensory activities to explore nature in the Adirondacks in new ways.

Adirondack Riverwalking offers outdoor guided experiences that enhance human wellbeing and foster human care for nature. Our experienced Certified Forest & Nature Therapy guides are also licensed NY State Hiking Guides.

Riverwalking

Click to Book Riverwalking Eco Trip

Don a pair of waders and discover the joy of being in moving water for a unique summertime adventure in the Ausable River. Feel the current, surrounded by the sounds of the river and the beauty of the Sentinel Range. Walk away invigorated, yet deeply relaxed.

Join an open Riverwalking eco-trip offered every Saturday from 8:30am to 11:30am between June 29 and September 14, 2019. Open trips are $80 per participant and include waders and wading boots.

Reserve a private Riverwalking eco-trip for you and your family, friends or work team. Our guides are available every day of the week between June 29 and September 15, 2019.

Private trips are $240 for 1-2 people, $320 for 3-4 people, $480 for 5-6 people, or $640 for 7-8 people. Prices include waders and wading boots. 

Riverwalking takes place in the Ausable River about 3 miles from the village of Lake Placid. You will receive driving directions to our location as well as recommendations for what to wear and bring with your booking confirmation.

Pre-registration required: 24 hour minimum. 

Group size is limited to a maximum of 8 people. Reserve early!

Children must be 12 years of age and up.

Forest Bathing

Click to Book Private Forest Bathing Eco Trip

Summer and fall, step into the woods for a guided sensory walk and feel yourself a part of nature, opening all your senses to the sights, sounds, smells, tastes and textures of an Adirondack forest. No goals, no objectives.

Forest Bathing is a great family activity that is both playful and relaxing, where technology is left behind. Children must be 6 years and up.
Join an open Forest Bathing guided sensory walk offered at The Wild Center Book with the Wild Center here.

Reserve a private Forest Bathing eco-trip for you and your family, friends or work team. Discover a new experience together that is accessible to everyone, regardless of fitness level. A great team building activity! Try an introductory two-hour Forest Bathing walk or make a day of it with a longer sensory walk followed by a picnic lunch, optional swim and discussion of how to bring some of these practices home for ongoing health benefits. 

Private eco-trips fees vary depending on duration and number of people, and start at $200 for up to 5 people. Additional participant fees start at $25 per adult and $20 per child 6 to 17 years of age. Our guides are available every day of the week between June 29 and October 27, 2019.

Driving directions as well as recommendations for what to wear and bring will be sent with your booking confirmation.

Pre-registration is required: 24 hour minimum. 

Group size is limited to a maximum of 14 people. 

Children must be 6 and up.

Visit www.adirondackriverwalking.com for more information or call 518-637-2963.

Lake & Forest

Click to Book Lake & Forest Eco Trip

Try our newest summer adventure, offered exclusively at Lake Clear Lodge. This sensory experience explores the contrasts and commonalities between lake and forest. Bring your water shoes as we take you through a series of playful sensory activities that open you to all the sights, smells, sounds, tastes and textures of nature in the Adirondacks. A unique family activity!

Reserve a Lake & Forest eco-trip for you and your family, friends or work team. We are available every day of the week between June 30 and September 14, 2019.

Private trips are $240 for up to 5 people. Additional participants are $25 for adults and $20 for children 6 to 17 years of age.

Upon registration you will receive recommendations for what to wear and bring with your booking confirmation.

Pre-registration required: 24 hour minimum.

Group size is limited to a maximum of 8 people. Reserve early!

Children must be 8 years of age and up

 

 

 

 

Contact