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Outdoor Recreation

Northern Forest Canoe Trail Internship Opportunities

The Northern Forest Canoe Trail is currently recruiting to fill four stewardship intern positions: two roving crew positions that will… >>More

Natural History

Tipulidae: The Cute Faced Crane Fly

An email chirped in my inbox; “Check out the cute face on this insect we found.” I opened the attachment… >>More

Environment

2017 Lake Champlain Boat Launch Stewards Needed

The Lake Champlain Basin Program (LCBP) has announced they are hiring as many as ten boat launch stewards to work… >>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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