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Shoulder Season: How to Plan Ahead and Prepare


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

Winter “Facilitrees”: How to Go in the Snow


By Amy Harff, 2018 Fall Education Intern Carrying out your waste might not be glamorous, but if you enjoy winter hiking or backpacking, it is an important part of your adventure when facilities like an outhouse aren’t available. Actually, packing out your poop in the winter isn’t so bad, as READ MORE