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Outdoor Recreation


A Master Trail Builder; A Vision For North Creek

To really understand this story, you have to bear in mind two distinctive things about North Creek. One, it butts… >>More

Natural History


Invasive Species: House Sparrows in Winter

House sparrows – those little brown and gray birds that flash mob the bird feeder – are common and easy… >>More



Free Skidder Bridge Program for Adirondack Logging

The Greater Adirondack Resource Conservation and Development Council, Inc. (RC & D), with financial assistance from the New York State… >>More

History & Culture


Blue Mountain Lake: Upcoming Arts Center Activities

The Adirondack Lakes Center for the Arts in Blue Mountain Lake will present its Soup Social & Holiday Sing tonight,… >>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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