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Climbers Encounter Bear Near Chapel Pond

Rock-climbing guide Will Roth was rappelling down a cliff near Chapel Pond with two clients this week when they saw… >>More

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St. Regis Mountain Fire Tower restoration continues

In late January, I visited the St. Regis Mountain fire tower with Doug Fitzgerald, co-chairman of Friends of St. Regis… >>More



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Hull Falls In Slow Motion

Hull Falls is on the East Branch of the Ausable River in Keene in the Adirondack Park. >>More

News Releases

Young Bald Eagle Found Living In Boathouse

State environmental conservation officers recently rescued a young bald eagle that had been living in a boathouse on the channel… >>More

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Trailhead Porta-John Initiative Needs Your Help

Where people who are active outdoors in the Adirondack Park go to the bathroom is of concern to all of… >>More

Outdoor Recreation

Pete Nelson: Don’t Overreact to High Peaks Use

Overuse in portions of the High Peaks is a real and growing problem, exacerbated by trends in social media and the… >>More

Environment

Ticket Issued For Drone Usage In Adirondack Wilderness Area

A man who allegedly flew a drone in the High Peaks Wilderness in June is headed to court in Keene… >>More

Adirondack Almanack

Depot Theatre Presenting New Adirondack Arts Leadership Award

On Thursday, August 3, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm at the home of a Depot Theatre board member in Westport,… >>More

Book Reviews

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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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