Welcome to Peru
Clinton County, New
Hall Meeting Schedule:
meetings are located in the
upstairs of the Town Hall unless otherwise noted)
- Town Board Meeting
Scheduled for Mon. September 14, at 7:00PM
- Town Board Meeting
Scheduled for Mon. September 21, at 7:00PM
- Planning Board Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 7PM AGENDA
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Do you like to spend time in Heyworth/Mason Park?
Would you like to help your community encourage healthy lifestyles?
Then the Clinton County Health Dept would like your help in counting park users. The more they learn about what affects park use the better they can tailor their efforts to get people out and active.
will be a short training session and then you'll be asked to donate
about an hour a month from August-October to the effort.
If you could help please call Adele at 643-7863 - and we'll get ready to count!
The Little Ausable
Town of Peru has built a chip seal paved trail to offer residents and
visitors an opportunity to enjoy a variety of healthy outdoor
activities within a beautiful and varied natural environment. The trail
will also protect and interpret the important historic sites of
Heyworth/Mason Park and a section of the D&H rail line, both
instrumental to the Townís development.
The trailhead is in Heyworth/Mason Park just off Mason Hill Rd in the hamlet of Peru.
parking, benches, picnic tables, historic interpretive signage and a
beautiful 1836 stone mill, itís a great place to start your
adventure. The trail covers 1.25 miles, from Heyworth/Mason Park
to the entrance to Sullivan Park on Route 22. You can then use
the sidewalk to connect back to the trailhead, for a 2.25 mile loop. (see map)
an interesting trip with massive cottonwoods, a planted pine forest,
open fields and the river. It seems to be an excellent birding site as
well. We hope to have several benches installed by June 2015.
Thank You Trail Rules Birds spotted on Trail
Clinton County Trailblazers
all those over 50!! Looking for something fun and fit to do this
summer? Think about participating on the Trailblazer
Challenge. Walk the seven accessible trails in Clinton County by
October 13, 2015 and get a Trailblazer T-shirt and, if among the first
50, a pedometer and walking journal. But the real prize is
checking out some local trails with your friends and family.
The seven trails are:
Hagar Heritage Trail, Plattsburgh
Heritage Trail/Karen Fleury Memorial Bike Bath, Plattsburgh
Terry J. Gordon Recreational Path, Plattsburgh
Point Au Roche Trail, Plattsburgh
Saranac River Trail, Plattsburgh
Silver Lake Bog Trail, Ausable
Little Ausable River Trail, Peru
Two other local trails that can be walked but are not paved and are not part of the Challenge are:
New Land Trust Trails, Saranac
Cadyville Park Trails, Cadyville
Please see the Registration Form, and More Detailed Information about the Trails and the Challenge.
kick-off will be part of the Clinton Countyís Health Departmentís
Longest Day of Play on Friday June 26th. At 8:15am please join us at
the Saranac River Trail at the Angel Street entrance. You donít
need to be at the kick-off to participate in the Challenge but it would
be fun to start this off all together. So talk to some friends
and get ready to be Trailblazers this summer.
For more information call the Town of Plattsburgh Recreation Department at (518) 562-6860 x 862 or email email@example.com.
COUNTY REAL PROPERTY OFFICE