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A Founders Celebration



A Founders Celebration


Please join the Board Members of Champlain Area Trails 

for a Founders Celebration as we honor Chris Maron, 

the Founding Executive Director of Champlain Area Trails,

who will retire later this year.


You are cordially invited to this special evening in August.


When: Saturday, August 24th, 6-9 PM  

Where: Echo Farm in Essex, NY  

Catering: Delightfully provided by Farmstead Catering


Click here to purchase your tickets. The tickets are priced at $150.

Enjoy wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages, and hearty appetizers crafted from locally grown ingredients at Echo Farm.


Under Chris’ leadership and with the vision of the founding directors,

Champlain Area Trails has conserved nearly 1,000 acres of land, created close to 100 miles of trails in the Champlain Valley, and connected thousands of people to the beauty of the Lake Champlain region.


Unable to make it?

Please consider making a special gift to honor Chris Maron's legacy by clicking here.  


We are thrilled to collaborate with Echo Farm—Farmstead Catering for this event. Echo Farm is on conserved farmland located in the Split Rock Wildway, which serves as a crucial pathway for wildlife between the Champlain Valley in New York and the Adirondack High Peaks. The Split Rock Wildway is a key focus of CATS’ conservation efforts, and we are honored to be involved in the conservation efforts of Echo Farm.