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EMBARK: Choosing the right kayak

June 15, 2015 Kayaks come in a brightly colored array of shapes and sizes, but choosing one doesn’t have to be as difficult as paddling the Opalescent River. more »»

EMBARK: Fern-tastic discovery

June 11, 2015 Not only do I love to spend my free time exploring and seeking out interesting locations all over the Adirondacks, I really enjoy trying to figure out where the names of these secluded peaks come... more »»

NY plans tourist train upgrade and new trail in Adirondacks

June 11, 2015 ALBANY (AP) — New York state regulators are proposing to extend a tourist train route on the southwestern part of a 119-mile rail corridor through the heart of the Adirondacks, and convert the rest... more »»

UP CLOSE: Delaney’s journey began as a nurse

June 11, 2015 LAKE PLACID — Karen Delaney couldn’t stay away from Lake Placid, but it wasn’t just one thing that captivated her. more »»

GIVING BACK: Teeing off for the troops

June 11, 2015 LAKE PLACID — A veterans organization will kick off a new golf tournament this month at Craig Wood Golf Course to raise money for veterans who’ve returned home from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. more »»

Reconnecting to the past on Clements Mtn.

June 10, 2015 When I was a kid, I grew up exploring a small tract of land about a block away from our home in Vestal, New York. My friends and I ran through those woods with reckless abandoned. more »»

Official start of summer coincides with Father’s Day

June 10, 2015 Father’s Day arrives on Sunday, June 21, the day after the annual bass season opens in New York. more »»

Bike headquarters

June 4, 2015 WILMINGTON — With a mix of road bike, mountain bike, uphill, downhill, serious competition and family fun, the annual Wilmington Whiteface Bike Fest is set for June 5-7. more »»

Local professor studies types of diseases carried by ticks

June 4, 2015 Black-legged ticks are in the Adirondacks, and the illnesses they can carry go beyond the well-known Lyme disease. more »»

Alpine vegetation through the years

June 3, 2015 It was just another day in the office. I recently spent a day with Adirondack Mountain Club summit steward Jen Maguder to write a feature story for the latest issue of Embark magazine. more »»

Stay in tune with your woods sense

June 3, 2015 While returning from an abbreviated fishing trip last Sunday, I heard the distinct chop of a helicopter in the distance. more »»

EMBARK: Summit stewards provide the last line

June 1, 2015 [This article appears in the June-July issue of Embark. Embark is a free, bi-monthly publication that focuses on outdoors-related topics in the Adirondack Park. more »»

Missing hiker found dead in Lake Arnold area

June 1, 2015 An interior caretaker with the state Department of Environmental Conservation found the body of a missing hiker Sunday afternoon in the High Peaks Wilderness Area. more »»

A new use for old paths

May 28, 2015 LAKE PLACID — There are plenty of trails around Lake Placid, but most of them aren’t connected to each othe. more »»

UP CLOSE: Women’s ski advocate makes hall of fame

May 28, 2015 Jeannie Thoren changed skiing, one woman at a time. more »»

Dancing with the flies

May 28, 2015 It’s been an interesting week in the woods as the spring season continues to unfold with the ongoing return of wildlife and the reappearance of green in all corners. more »»

Ethical path leads straight through mud

May 22, 2015 KEENE — A couple of months ago I wrote about a short, late-winter hike I did over Big Crow and Little Crow mountains in Keene. more »»

Region comes alive with trout, loons and bikes

May 22, 2015 It appears the spring season continues to march inexorably forward. The grass is mostly green and the only whitecaps come from the local lakes rather than the mountain peaks. more »»

Two-timing in the West Branch

May 18, 2015 WILMINGTON — The 16th annual Two-Fly Challenge attracted 71 anglers to the catch-and-release section of the West Branch of the AuSable River on Friday and Saturday. more »»

Saranac Lake board enthusiastic about Cycle Adirondacks

May 18, 2015 SARANAC LAKE — The village of Saranac Lake is throwing its support behind a week-long summer bike tour of the Adirondack Park that will begin and end here. more »»



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