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JBL Base Camp Series: Range Trail


There are a number of High Peaks that can be accessed from the Garden Trailhead and many of them require a long and strenuous day hike. You can lighten your load, shorten your mileage per day, and pack more into your trip by spending a night or two at Johns READ MORE

On the Trail with ADK: Johns Brook Lodge


You can find more information about Johns Brook Lodge on our website.

Johns Brook Lodge Turns 90


Johns Brook Lodge (JBL) has been part of Adirondack Mountain Club’s (ADK) identity from its very beginning, welcoming guests to experience the Adirondacks 3.5 miles up the Johns Brook Valley.  90 years ago, on July 1, 1925, JBL opened its doors and ever since it has been a place where READ MORE

Seasonal Staff Training: Creating ADK Superstars


Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) impacts people all over the Northeast, but nowhere is this more directly evident than through its North Country (NC) facilities and programs. The heart of the NC operations team during the busy summer season are our incredible seasonal staff. These fine young people are mostly college READ MORE

Challenges of Winter Caretaking at Johns Brook


My first experience with the camps the Adirondack Mountain Club owns on the Johns Brook Property was New Years 2005.  A friend reserved a space in Camp Peggy O’Brien last minute and invited several people along for a winter overnight.  We gathered in the Garden parking lot on the last READ MORE

What is with the spelling of Adirondak Loj?


I came to the Adirondak Loj for the first time with a group of friends when I was in high school. The Loj was too expensive for a couple of high schoolers who watered plants in a greenhouse and bagged groceries for a living twenty hours a week, but we READ MORE