Sign-up for the Almanack NEWSLETTER:



Recent

Outdoor Recreation

View-from-Newcomb-300x158

Lost Brook Dispatches: A Promotional Adirondack Quiz

Last time Amy and I were at Lost Brook Tract we were talking about how to promote the Adirondack Region… >>More

Natural History

800px-Notophthalmus_viridescensPCCA20040816-3983A-300x189

Adirondack Salamanders: The Red-Spotted Newt

Early autumn is the time fog frequently shrouds valleys in the morning, and a heavy dew regularly coats unprotected surfaces… >>More

Environment

VanHart-View_LGLC-300x300

Lake George Land Conservancy: Completed Projects, Changes Ahead

The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has issued a report to the press outlining its work in 2014 and looking… >>More

History & Culture

cottage-300x196

Loon Lake: A First Lady’s Failed Adirondack Cure

In the summer of 1892, the wife of President Benjamin Harrison, Caroline Scott Harrison, became extremely ill. She primarily suffered… >>More

Discover The Explorer

The Adirondack Explorer brings you exciting excursions, fascinating wildlife and vital news about the Adirondack Park.
Order your
FREE ISSUE!

Book Reviews

  • Backcountry-Skiing

  • Forests-and-Trees

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.

Click here to browse book reviews


Adventure Planner

  • whiteface.battaglia

  • colin-loher2

One mission of the Adirondack Explorer is to show people how to enjoy New York State’s great wilderness. Every issue includes accounts of hiking, paddling, cross-country skiing, rock climbing, bicycling, and other outdoor pursuits. Subscribers get unlimited access to our Adventure Planner, an online archive of hundreds of recreational stories.

Click here to log in to the Adventure Planner.