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Outdoor Recreation

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The View From Pitchoff Mountain

One of the many views from Pitchoff on Monday. When you plan your trip, spot cars at Cascade Mountain’s trailhead… >>More

Natural History

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Trees: Understanding Roots And Root Care

April showers bring May flowers, the calls of spring peeper frogs, and of course, backhoes. Yes, it’s construction season, which… >>More

Environment

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Adirondack Boat Inspection Program For 2015

Boat stewards are being deployed at 14 new locations and 11 new decontamination stations will be available across the Adirondacks… >>More

History & Culture

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Early Baseball: Golden Age of the Silver Ball

If you’ve ever been to a professional baseball game, you’ll recall certain things: the food, the camaraderie among like-minded fans,… >>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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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.

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