The Leatherman’s Loop Exhibit: 28 Years of Mud, Sweat and Cheers

On April 12, 2014, “The Leatherman’s Loop: 28 Years of Mud, Sweat and Cheers”, a photography and art exhibit offering a retrospective look at the Leatherman Harriers’ annual cross-country foot races at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation, will open with a reception at the Reservation’s WPA Gallery. The opening reception is from 1 – 4 p.m …

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Ward Pound Ridge Reservation History Book

There is a new book on the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation written by Beth Herr, former curator of the Trailside Museum, and Maureen Koehl, Lewisboro Town Historian. If you are interested in learning more about “The Rez” and the Trailside Museum this book is a great place to start. The book is published by Arcadia …

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A Tribute to Tony Godino

You are cordially invited to A Tribute to Tony Godino  •  Friday, April 19th, 2013  •  7PM Historical Hall  •  Bedford, NY The Bedford Historical Society celebrates Tony Godino, Local Historian. Known by many as a Founder of the Legendary Leatherman’s Loop 10k Trail Race at the Ward Pound Ridge Reservation and the Run The Farm 5 …

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A Note about The Trailside Museum

The Trailside Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation is a one-of-a-kind place in Westchester. The main museum building was built in 1937 and the addition was built in 1977. Last year the Museum celebrated its 75th anniversary and it is still going strong. You can become a supporter of the Trailside Museum by joining the …

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Founder’s Newsletter: Reflections on the 2012 Loop

Leatherman’s Loop Founder’s Newsletter, Volume 3 The Future Looks bright I feel a need to thank each of you for your contribution to the amazing spirit that was once again present at the Loop. For a brief time, we were all Tarahumara runners enjoying the “beauty all around us.” We “ran free” and Caballo Blanco …

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Support The Trailside Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation

The Trailside Museum has been very supportive of the Leatherman’s Loop over the past 25 years. It is a key part of the landscape and experience of the park. The 2012 Westchester County budget as it stands now will close the Trailside Museum and 5 other Westchester County Park museums and visitor centers. The entire …

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Leatherman’s Cave Hike November 5th

A very popular annual event, around 100 people came out on a crisp autumn day last year to hike to one of the Leather Man’s caves. From the Trailside Nature Museum website: Saturday, November 5th, 2 PM: “Hike to the Leatherman’s Cave” Come and hear the lore of the Old Leather Man. Join us on …

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Trailside Museum Lecture Series Includes Leatherman Talk

Wednesdays, October 12th through November 16th, 7:30 PM: “First Annual Trailside Fall Lecture Series” at the Trailside Nature Museum at Ward Pound Ridge Reservation. Beginning at 7:30 p.m. each evening, guest lecturers who are experts in their field will discuss various historical aspects of the reservation and how this history affects the residents of Westchester …

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