What's Your Nature?

Become a Nature Up North explorer to share your encounters with wild things and wild places in New York's North Country. Post your wildlife sightings, landscape shots, photos from your outings, and even you organization's events!

2019 Calendars on sale through January!

12 months of North Country photos

We are pleased to announce that 2019 Nature Up North calendars are on sale through early 2019!  These printed calendars features some of our favorite photos shared by community members as Encounters on natureupnorth.org in the past year. Plus, we include Nature Notes highlighting seasonal wildlife behavior local to the North Country to look for each month.  

Proceeds from our calendar sales benefit Nature Up North's community environmental education initiatives. Over the past 5+ years, Nature Up North has reached thousands of local residents through guided hikes, paddles, workshops, and K-12 programs. Thanks for helping us keep it going!

Nature Up North calendars are available at the following local businesses:

Nature’s StorehouseTAUNY Folkstore, Potsdam Food Co-op, Maple Run Emporium, St. Lawrence University Brewer Bookstore, The Book Nook, and Coakley's ACE Hardware (Saranac Lake & Canton).

We hope you’ll support our programs, and locally-owned businesses, by buying a Nature Up North calendar this year. If you haven't, try posting your North Country nature photos as Encounters. Your photos could be included in next year’s calendar! Thanks to everyone who submitted photos to the contest this year for reminding us what a beautiful place we live in.

Learn more about our 2019 featured photos and contributors here.