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Volunteer Trail Projects


Since 1986 thousands of volunteers have worked with trained ADK trail crew leaders to complete trail maintenance and reconstruction projects all over the Adirondacks and Catskills. Volunteers are provided with the unique opportunity to "give something back” to the trails that they use. Trail work is demanding so volunteers should READ MORE

High School Trail Projects


These 5-day trail projects are reserved for high school-aged teenagers (ages 14-17) who have a desire to spend a week in the woods camping in the backcountry and to experience trail work. Parents will drop off and pick up their teens at our basecamp in Lake Placid unless otherwise specified. READ MORE

Trail Tales: The 2016 Season by the Numbers


  Building a staircase at Kaaterskill Falls by Alisa Fersch   The 2016 ADK (Adirondack Mountain Club) trail project season brought many successes. A total of 364 volunteers and 16 professional trail crew members put in a combined 15,584 hours of work. Notable projects included Kaaterskill Falls, Poke-O-Moonshine, READ MORE