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Our Favorite Shoulder Season Hikes: Western Adirondacks

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

Running from mid-October through early December and late March through May, shoulder season is a great time of year to explore low elevation hikes in the Adirondack Park. As the seasons shift, snow and ice packs are often unstable at higher elevations—especially in the High Peaks Wilderness—making for unsafe and READ MORE

Our Favorite Shoulder Season Hikes: High Peaks Region

2021-05-10T09:01:02-04:00

It's shoulder season in the Adirondack High Peaks region. That means winter conditions at higher elevations, especially thin, dangerous ice. One of the best ways to stay safe during shoulder season is to stick to trails at lower elevations, which will have less ice and drier trails. Here are READ MORE

Shoulder Season: How to Plan Ahead and Prepare

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

Fall foliage has started to peak in the Adirondack High Peaks region. As visitors are drawn to the area to catch this seasonal wonder, it is important to remember that fall in the High Peaks region often means early winter conditions at higher elevations. Overnight temperatures at the Adirondak Loj READ MORE