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What’s Happening on Mt Jo?

2021-06-16T08:11:34-04:00

By Andrew Hamlin, Trails Coordinator Today I want to dig into a project that I’m super excited about: the reimagining of the Mt Jo Long Trail. This is a huge initiative by ADK to showcase the importance of sustainable trail design on a mountain of great significance to the Adirondacks. READ MORE

Opinion: Environmental Bond Act Could Revolutionize Trail Work in the Adirondacks

2021-01-26T08:57:38-05:00

Governor Cuomo’s Bond Act, if passed by the legislature and approved by voters, would provide three billion dollars to invest in combating natural resource degradation throughout New York State. The Governor has outlined six key areas in which the State will look to invest. One of those areas is “investing READ MORE

More than Mud: Teens Working on the Trail

2021-01-26T08:57:50-05:00

For over 30 years ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) has been inviting high school students to participate in five-day trail projects throughout New York.  These projects take place in immersive backcountry settings, where participants live, work, and learn.  Each project is led by a pair of experienced leaders who guide the READ MORE

Mud Season: Adirondack’s Fifth Season

2021-01-26T08:57:56-05:00

Locals living in mountain communities and the hollows below refer to it as the fifth season.  Wives tales stretch back to the horse and buggy days.  You can hear all the locals collectively breathe a sigh of relief, as this month long period offers them respite from seasonal workers and READ MORE