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Summit Stewardship Program Milestone: Half a Million Hikers Educated on High Peaks

2018-09-05T19:03:22-04:00

This summer, the Adirondack High Peaks Summit Stewardship Program reached a new milestone, educating half a million hikers on New York’s tallest mountains in its 29 year history.  The Summit Stewardship Program is a partnership of ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club), the Adirondack Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, and the New READ MORE

Stewardship Grant Furthers ADK High Peaks Summit Stewardship Program

2018-07-30T16:58:20-04:00

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Julia Goren Education Director 518-523-3480, ext. 19 summit@adk.org Lake Placid, NY — July 23, 2018 – ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) is pleased to be the recipient of a 2018 REI Foundation Stewardship Grant for the Adirondack High Peaks Summit Stewardship Program. The Summit Steward Program, a partnership READ MORE

The Mountaineer Supports Summit Stewardship atop High Peaks through Patagonia grant

2019-09-01T11:42:47-04:00

Kayla White, ADK Summit Steward Coordinator, 518-523-3480 Vinny McClelland, The Mountaineer, 518-576-2281 Julia Goren, ADK Education Director, 518-523-3480   Keene Valley, NY – The Mountaineer, an iconic local outfitter, recently partnered with Patagonia to support educational and research efforts this summer atop the highest peaks through a grant to the READ MORE

Environmental Protection Fund Lobby Day off the Summits

2021-01-26T08:57:56-05:00

When the sun was rising above the snowy mountains and the sky was turning different shades of red, I was driving away from the Adirondack High Peaks that I have called home to a place out of my element. The bustling New York State Capitol in Albany is vastly different READ MORE