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ADK Builds Education Facility

2021-01-26T08:57:47-05:00

ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) has built an education facility at the Heart Lake Program Center.  The facility comprises of three Pacific Yurts; one 30 foot diameter classroom yurt and two 20 foot diameter yurts for sleeping quarters.  This space will be used to facilitate the more than 85 outdoor skills workshops, Leave READ MORE

A Talk in the Woods: Students Become Teachers in Leave No Trace

2021-01-26T08:57:54-05:00

  The seven students peering out from the edge of the lean-to hail from locations as varied as Chicago, Oakland, and Beijing, China, but for eight months of the year they all call the Adirondacks home. Facing them, Benji, a ninth grader at North Country School (NCS)—a two hundred–acre junior boarding school READ MORE