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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|

Ticks in Winter

The following appeared in the 2020 Jan/Feb issue of Adirondac Magazine By Dr. Richard Ostfeld Photographs courtesy of Cary Institute/Pamela Freeman The black-legged ticks that infect us with Lyme and [...]

By |January 21st, 2020|

Why Objective Trail Information Matters

By Noah Haber, High Peaks Information Center Staff When preparing for your wilderness adventure, one of the most challenging tasks can be determining a feasible route for your hiking group. Taking the [...]

By |January 14th, 2020|

A Day with JBL’s Winter Caretakers

Alpenglow is just beginning to grace the distinctive snow-covered slides on Gothics. Leaning on the porch handrail, a guest at Johns Brook Lodge holds a steaming mug of coffee while watching the morni [...]

By |January 7th, 2020|

Leave No Trace: A Decade of Partnership

December 18th, 2019 The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, a non-profit based in Boulder, CO, has a clear mission: to protect the outdoors by teaching and inspiring people to enjoy it responsib [...]

By |December 14th, 2019|

Honoring Neil Woodworth

November 27th, 2019 Last week, ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) hosted an event at the New York State Museum in Albany honoring the 30-year career of Neil Woodworth, who will be retiring at the end of t [...]

By |November 24th, 2019|

Cross-Country Skiing at the Adirondak Loj

November 20, 2019 The winter season is here. And that means ski season is nearly here. It has been a long eight months since I last clipped in to my cross-country skis, but it is finally almost time. [...]

By |November 18th, 2019|