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A few thoughts on a hike to Blue Ledges

Leigh Hornbeck interviews her two sons, Rushton, 7, and Devlin, 5, after a muddy hike to the Blue Ledges. Leigh… >>More

News Releases

Rangers find body of man missing for 5 months

Adirondack forest rangers recently found the body of a man who had been missing since June 12. The Watertown Daily Times identified… >>More

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Nature Conservancy’s new accessible trail now open in Willsboro

As the Adirondack Chapter of the Nature Conservancy was looking to improve its Boquet River Nature Preserve in the Town… >>More

Outdoor Recreation

World Cup Para-Bobsleigh Racing Coming To Placid

World Cup Para-Bobsleigh racing will take place in Lake Placid on December 1st and 2nd, 2017. Athletes in the International… >>More

Environment

LGLC Receives Grant from TNC, Dome Island Committee

The Lake George Land Conservancy (LGLC) has received a grant of $10,000 from The Nature Conservancy via its Dome Island… >>More

Adirondack Almanack

Gibson: Boreal Road Construction Skirts Law

Previously I wrote in the Almanack about “a notice for public comment about what seems a relatively innocuous, relatively short… >>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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