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Outdoor Recreation

Tim Rowland: Hiking The Cobble With Addie

I enjoy the ongoing debate over leashed v. nonleashed dogs on Adirondack trails, not because I have a strong opinion… >>More

Natural History

An Ill Wind: The Health Effects of Wind

Bad-hair days might be a personal frustration, possibly even a social calamity, but bad-air days can send the population of… >>More

Environment

ECO and Forest Ranger Recruits Starting Basic Police Training

In mid-February, the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) opened the 21st Basic School for Uniformed Officers, the 28-week training academy… >>More

History & Culture

St Lawrence County World War One Centennial Exhibit

To mark the centennial of World War One the Historical Association in Canton is seeking to recognize St. Lawrence County contributions… >>More

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Avalanche Pass Ski Trail had six inches of fresh powder and a good base this week. Conditions were mellow.

Avalanche Pass Ski Trail

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