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5 Adirondack Winter Hiking Tips

2021-01-26T08:57:47-05:00

While winter hiking in the Adirondacks has the potential to be an incredible experience, it requires an extra level of preparation to ensure safety and comfort. Here are five tips that will help you plan for your next winter adventure. 1. Less is Not Necessarily More In cold temperatures, your READ MORE

Avalanches in the Adirondacks

2021-01-26T08:58:24-05:00

I had no idea that avalanches occurred in the Adirondacks until the winter of 2007-2008.  That winter I was working at the High Peaks Information Center (HPIC) and living on the Adirondak Loj property.  I had quite a bit of winter hiking and backpacking experience before then, but that year READ MORE