About Phil Brown

Phil Brown edited the Adirondack Explorer from 1999 until his retirement in 2018. He continues to explore the park and to write for the publication and website.

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  1. Phil Brown says

    Since posting this article, I received an email from DEC stating that “spruce grouse have always been present along Blue Mountain Road in low numbers.”

  2. Paul says

    I hope they didn’t bring any “winter ticks” with them from Maine and they infect our Adirondack moose. This is prime moose habitat with plenty of moose in the area.

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