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Wednesday Evening Conference Event
Location: Mt. Van Hoevenberg

1932 Bobsled Track
Whiteface Biathlon
Josie's Cabin

Traverse the summer bobsled run in a professionally guided sled on the original 1932 track, then measure your shooting prowess with coaching on the Olympic Biathlon Range or take in the tranquility at Josie's Cabin, with a delicious Adirondack barbeque dinner and music to follow.

Transportation

  • Buses will be at the Crowne Plaza, Golden Arrow, Hampton Inn, and Conference Center.
  • Departure begins at 5:15 and will circle back to the above locations until everyone has been taken to Mt. Van Hoevenberg

Bobsled
5:30 - dusk

Grab a helmet and hop in! Get the thrill of zooming down the 1932 bobsled track in a sled with professional driver and brakeman.

Biathlon
5:30 - dusk

Challenge your friends! With assistance from staff at the Mt. Van Hoevenberg Cross Country & Biathlon Center, attendees will shoot an Olympic target (5x) in the prone position, just like Biathletes, no skis require.

Josie's Cabin
5:30 - 7:00, buses take you up and back

Named after Josephine Schofield, the cabin honors the spirit of Adirondack hospitality and Josie's role in creating a gateway for generations to experience the wonderful Adirondack forest. Come up to the cabin where you can enjoy a warm campfire, s'mores, and a beverage.

New This Year - Jammin' at Josie's

Acoustic guitars, a keyboard, and PA system will be available for anyone to use, but feel free to bring your own instrument: harmonicas, banjos, bagpipes, sitars - anything is welcome! Play, sing or enjoy the view and the mad skills of your SUNY colleagues.

  • For planning purposes, please contact Kevin Stillman at Kevin.Stillman@suny.edu or Peter Houghton at houghtpj@sunysccc.edu. Let them know if you would like to participate, if you will bring your own instrument or if you will use one that's being provided.

Dinner
7:00

Top off your evening on the mountain with an Adirondack barbeque and live music by the Hudson River Music Hall House Band.