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Young Member Winter Adventure

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

ADK ran its second Young Member Winter Adventure program at Heart Lake this past weekend, January 27 – 29th and welcomed 9 participants from all over NY, including New York City, Long Island, Lake Placid, the Capital District, and Finger Lakes. The group spent the weekend learning on the trail, READ MORE

Young Members Weekend at JBL

2021-04-12T08:35:17-04:00

The first ever young members weekend at Johns Brook Lodge occurred in September 2016 and welcomed participants from the Capital District, Long Island, Central and Western New York, and Colombia! Everyone hiked to JBL on Friday afternoon, enjoyed splashing in the brook, ate a delicious dinner, and learned about the history of READ MORE

Membership Month Interview Series: Felicia

2021-01-26T08:58:14-05:00

For May is Membership Month, I asked some of ADK’s young members about why they joined and what they love about ADK. Here’s what Felicia Neahr of the Northville-Placid Trail Chapter had to say! Why did you join ADK? I initially joined ADK in 2013 after attending a guided hike READ MORE

Membership Month Interview Series: Katie

2019-09-10T14:44:09-04:00

For May is Membership Month, I asked some of ADK’s young members about why they joined and what they love about ADK. Here’s what Katie Alois of the Schenectady Chapter had to say! When did you join ADK? I joined ADK in January 2016, the winter after I hiked to READ MORE

Young Members Group Outing

2019-09-10T14:44:39-04:00

There’s something really exciting going on in ADK’s Schenectady chapter! After a few months of meetings, discussions, brainstorming, and planning with volunteers, the Schenectady chapter kicked off the revival of its Young Members Group (YMG) in April! The Schenectady chapter’s YMG is modeled after the Albany and Genesee Valley chapters’ READ MORE

Membership Month Interview Series: Josh

2019-09-09T13:14:38-04:00

For May is Membership Month, I asked some of ADK’s young members about why they joined and what they love about ADK. Here’s what Josh Baker of the Albany Chapter had to say: Why did you join ADK? I originally joined ADK in 2014 because I had just started hiking READ MORE