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Jackrabbit Ski Trail Celebrating 30 Years

An all day event to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Adirondack Ski Touring Council (ASTC) and… >>More

Natural History

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Adirondack Wildlife: Fall Peepers?

We like to think that everything in nature has its own particular time and place. But nature is fond of… >>More

Environment

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Bill Ingersoll: The Case For A Wild Boreas Tract

When I began to explore the Adirondack Forest Preserve as a young adult in the 1990s, the Wilderness and Wild… >>More

History & Culture

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Lake Champlain Basin Program Seeks Grant Proposals

The Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP) is seeking proposals for local grants to support the implementation of the long-term management plan… >>More

The Video Room

Early-Season Ice Climbing With MudRat

  Kevin “MudRat” MacKenzie posted this video on YouTube after climbing the Skinny Slide on Upper Wolfjaw Mountain in search… >>More

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Each issue of the Adirondack Explorer contains reviews of the non-fiction books that matter most to our readers. The subjects include Adirondack history, outdoor recreation, wildlife, natural history, and public policy. Most of the past reviews are now available online.

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