By Jamie Organski The background The Town of Webb adopted legislation during its October town board meeting, taking an initial step in regulating short-term rentals (STRs) after years of draft laws, revisions, and public hearings. The local … [Read more...] about Town of Webb’s short-term rentals law: What you need to know
2021 ROOST visitors survey reveals a return to pre-covid numbers, for the most part By Jamie Organski The summer season has always reigned supreme in terms of tourism in the Adirondacks in comparison to winter, fall and spring, aka mud season. … [Read more...] about For visitors, is fall the new summer?
Secretary of State takes part in paddling, hiking excursion to celebrate Adirondack tourism By Jamie Organski Adirondack Hamlets to Huts (a non-profit organization based out of Saranac Lake) went from a concept in 2014 to incorporating in … [Read more...] about Hamlets to Huts gears up for program expansion, thanks to grant support
Editor's note: This originally ran in 2021, and has been updated with information for the 2022 season. By Jamie Organski As Adirondack Scenic Rail Bike Adventures comes off the heels of a sold-out summer season, Division Manager Erin Crowe … [Read more...] about Rail bikes offer fall outing for all ages
Photos and text by Jamie Organski The Old Forge Pond was certainly the place to be on the morning of Friday, Sept. 9, as nearly 600 paddlers from all across the nation gathered for the start of the 39th annual 90-Miler. The traditional Adirondack … [Read more...] about A misty start to this year’s 90-Miler canoe race
Makomis fire tower boasts easy access, Adirondack views By Jamie Organski While a 48-foot fire tower situated in the middle of a park is not commonplace, it paints a striking picture in Sacandaga Park in Speculator. The Makomis Fire Tower was … [Read more...] about Historic fire tower finds new home in Speculator