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ADK Trailhead Stewards Reached Thousands of Hikers in 2020

2021-01-26T08:57:31-05:00

ADK’s (Adirondack Mountain Club) Trailhead Stewardship Program (ADK TSP) has finished its fourth season of education at the Heart Lake Program Center. Normally running from Memorial Day Weekend through Columbus Day Weekend, the program saw a delayed start in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. After New York State came READ MORE

ADK Takes Stance on Limiting Recreational Use, Permit Systems

2021-01-26T08:57:35-05:00

Benjamin Brosseau Director of Communications 518-523-3441, ext. 114 (work) 518-217-8072 (cell) ben@adk.org Albany, NY – July 20, 2020 – The ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) Board of Directors voted this week to confirm the organization’s official position on when limits on recreational use, such as a permit system, are appropriate. ADK’s official READ MORE

ADK Receives Smart Growth Grant to Improve Heart Lake Program Center Parking, Interpretive Signage

2021-01-26T08:57:39-05:00

December 11th, 2019 ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) has been awarded a $66,000 Smart Growth grant by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation to use towards improving parking and interpretive signage at the Heart Lake Program Center. This is part of a $600,000 commitment by New York State and READ MORE

HPIC Host Program: 2019 In-Review

2021-01-26T08:57:40-05:00

October 24th, 2019 The High Peaks Information Center (HPIC) volunteer host program has finished its second full season of hosting at the Heart Lake Program Center. The host program was founded in 2017 in response to a recent trend in which we now routinely see 30,000 hikers visiting the property READ MORE

The Garden Parking Lot in Keene Valley will be Closed Starting April 29, 2019

2021-01-26T08:57:45-05:00

From the Town of Keene: The Garden Parking Lot at the Garden Trailhead will be closed to public motor vehicles and pedestrians beginning April 29, and continuing until bridge construction is complete. This closure is for 2019 only, and is due to the replacement of the Johns Brook Bridge. No READ MORE

Tips for Hiker Parking at the Heart Lake Program Center

2021-05-06T11:48:27-04:00

Update May 2021 Get Here Early! We expect many parking areas to fill quickly this summer, including the one here at the Heart Lake Program Center. In summers past, our lots typically filled up before 7am on weekends and before 9am on weekdays. We strongly recommend arriving early if you READ MORE