2020 Gatherings Menu

Support conservation and reserve a special experience to share with your family and friends.  

Gatherings can be scheduled through 2021. Contact TILT at 315.686.5345 to confirm availability and to make a reservation. All proceeds raised from the Gatherings Menu will benefit the essential stewardship and conservation of the Thousand Islands.

1.  Fort Haldimand Archaeological Dig (up to 6 people) ............................................ $1,000

Professor Douglas J. Pippin will lead you on a private tour of TILT’s Fort Haldimand on Carleton Island, complete with a gourmet lunch. Afterwards, get your hands dirty and participate in a real archaeological dig to unearth unique artifacts that date back to the Revolutionary War!


2. Magnificent Meal at Point Marguerite (up to 10 people) ...................................... $1,500

Enjoy a private dinner in the Macsherrys’ 100-year-old log home on the banks of the St. Lawrence River at Point Marguerite. Chef Nick Speach, a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, will assist you in creating your desired menu for the evening.

 

3. The Magic of Macsherry (up to 8 people) ................................................................... $750

Walk and talk along the Macsherry Trail with Peter O’Shea, a naturalist and author with extensive knowledge of plant and animal life in the Adirondack region. While passing beaver ponds and meandering through woods with Peter and his partner Uta, you will take in the beauty of Crooked Creek with a wonderful view of Chippewa Bay. Then, enjoy a picnic lunch amidst nature.


4. Namaste in the 1000 Islands (up to 10 people) ........................................................ $750

Enjoy a private yoga session with River Yoga on one of TILT's Preserves, followed by a delectable organic, natural lunch in nature. Embark on a meaningful and mindful practice with the whole family accompanied by the sounds and vistas that the Thousand Islands offer.


5. Exclusive Grindstone Island Mule Tour (up to 10 people) ........................................ $2,000

Explore Grindstone Island on a personal tour aboard motorized “mules.” Hear from Grindstone residents about the unique history of the Island, and explore the natural and cultural places that make the Island such a treasure. Enjoy a visit and swim at Potters Beach Preserve, and a gourmet lunch at a surprise location. 


6. Private Island Paddle (up to 8 people) .......................................................................... $750

Kayak around your choice of Picton, Murray, or Bluff Island to explore the large expanses of pristine natural shoreline. Encounter a variety of wildlife habitats and treat yourself to the best views in the Thousand  Islands. Then, enjoy a picnic lunch in this island paradise.

Celebrate the Summer Gathering at Home with us and make a donation!