Category: Up Yonda Posts

Butterflies are back

Word is the Butterfly Garden will be open to the public soon. Check http://www.upyondafarm.com for details on how to visit. This photo was taken in August 2017, the first year of the new exhibit.

Interpretive Panel

The Friends would like to provide a new interpretive panel at the Lake George vista. This will allow everyone to identify the islands in The Narrows, and the mountains above the eastern shore. The current panel is over twenty years old and needs to… Continue Reading “Interpretive Panel”

Looking forward

The Friends would like to fund a sightseeing scope that would be located at the Lake George vista. This would improve the visitor experience at our favorite overlook. This photo is indicative of the type of scope that would be installed at Up Yonda.… Continue Reading “Looking forward”

Looking back

In 2019, an info booth was set up at the Bolton Farmer’s Market and at the Lake George Land Conservancy’s Family Day, to provide information to the community and visitors about Up Yonda Farm and the Friends. Check back to see where we will… Continue Reading “Looking back”

New benches at the vista

Purchased by the Friends and installed by Warren County staff in the spring of 2020. Try them out this summer and let us know what you think.

Honey Bees

It’s Here this Summer The Friends have purchased a new observation hive. It’s been installed in the museum. Stay tuned to see when the buildings will be open to the public. This will make a great addition to the exhibits at Up Yonda Farm!

Lunch with the chef

SO THAT WE ALL REMAIN SAFE AND ABLE TO ENJOY TOGETHER, THIS SPECIAL EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED TO AN AS-YET-UNDETERMINED FUTURE DATE. THE FRIENDS OF UP YONDA FARM THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING. OUR THANKS TO THE SAGAMORE RESORT!

Meet the Friends

After months of effort, the Friends of Up Yonda Farm, a volunteer, not for profit group, is an established organization. Please read our letter of introduction in this post for more details. Dear Friend of Up Yonda Farm, What do you remember most about… Continue Reading “Meet the Friends”

Nature Programs

Up Yonda Farm presents a variety of nature programs and events for schools, groups, and the general public in every season. The Friends will augment these programs and help Up Yonda staff create new ones.

Up Yonda Farm

Up Yonda Farm is an environmental education center located in Bolton Landing, NY. The facility is operated by the Warren County DPW Parks and Recreation Division.