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Ausable River Paddling Clean-Up Set For Saturday

The Ausable River Association (AsRA), in partnership with the Kayak Shack of Plattsburgh, is hosting a Paddling River Clean-Up on… >>More

Natural History

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Steve Hall: Feathers, Dinosaurs and Birds

Dinosaurs were the dominant life form on earth for 170 million years, finally going extinct at the end of the… >>More

Environment

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Dave Gibson: Tupper Resort Delay Self-Inflicted

One who participated or sat through the Adirondack Club and Resort (ACR) adjudicatory public hearing in 2011 is hard pressed… >>More

History & Culture

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Adirondack Families: The Adirondack Museum’s 59th Season

Now in its 59th season, the Adirondack Museum in Blue Mountain Lake continues to showcase outstanding Adirondack exhibits, special exhibitions… >>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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