5 ADK Publications to Pass the Time

For outdoor enthusiasts, staying at home and self-quarantining are challenging tasks. It goes against our strong desire to adventure far and wide. However, we can satiate that need to explore right no [...]

By |March 30th, 2020|

ADK’s 2020 Calendar Wins Silver

The national Calendar Marketing Association (CMA) has bestowed a Silver Award on ADK’s 2020 Calendar, the most recent of a significant number of CMA awards for ADK’s calendar over the last fifteen yea [...]

By |March 13th, 2020|

Why Does Geotagging Matter?

The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics has five recommendations for responsible social media practices in the backcountry. The first—Think Before you Geotag—addresses a seemingly harmless aspect [...]

By |March 10th, 2020|

A Look Back at Chapter Support in 2019

When people join as ADK members, they have the option to associate with one of 27 ADK chapters found across New York and neighboring states. If they do so, part of their member dues go directly to tha [...]

By |February 27th, 2020|

Stop Ticks

Ticks are making people sick at alarming rates in ever-expanding geographic areas. For anyone who leaves home, but especially those of us who love to play outside, the risk of infection is increasing. [...]

By |February 21st, 2020|

Announcing the 2020 Adopt-a-Lean-to Lottery

ADK's popular Adopt-a-Lean-to program is thirty-five years old in 2020. Hundreds of volunteer adopters donate thousands of hours toward maintaining “their” lean-to and its environs, replacing register [...]

By |January 25th, 2020|