News and Info for 02/09/2017

State seeks comments on bicycle access in Adirondacks – Times Union “New York state regulators are seeking public comments on a plan to expand mountain biking in the central Adirondacks.” tags: cl Watertown Daily Times | Adirondack Museum has cure

News and Info for 08/27/2016

This weekend in the Adirondacks | NCPR News “We’ve had a great summer of weekends with pleasant weather, but the season is winding down. This week saw some summit daytime temperatures falling into the 30s, a reminder that winter is

News and Info for 06/16/2016

This “High Line of the Forest” gives visitors a majestic view of the Adirondacks “Thousands of visitors to New York’s High Line have discovered that to be true since the wildly popular elevated park first opened in 2009. And now, the

News and Info for 04/18/2016

Spring Boat Dewinterization Checklist “Your spring prep is directly related to the comprehensive winterizing of your engine and boat systems. Basically the more you do or have done for winter layup the better your chances in reducing “Sit-itis.” This is

Photos from an April weekend on Cranberry Lake

The weather was warm this weekend, so my wife and I snuck up to the lake to see how the camp survived the winter. With the exception of the large and ancient wooden dock, everything made it though just fine.

News and Info for 03/26/2016

This weekend in the Adirondacks | NCPR News ” Late winter conditions remain at higher elevations and trails everywhere in the Central Adirondacks remain very icy, especially after this week’s return to winter weather. Traction devices are highly recommended.” tags:

News and Info for 03/14/2016

Cranberry Lake, New York Hardiness Zones tags: cl USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map “The 2012 USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map is the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location.

News and Info for 02/20/2016

Trading Post Opens At Pine Cone Grill In Wanakena – – The Adirondack Almanack “The Trading Post at the Pine Cone Grill opened this winter to fill the gap created by the closing of the Wanakena General Store, which sold

News and Info for 02/19/2016

Fire & Ice Festival | Tupper Lake, Adirondacks “Built around the popular Fire & Ice Golf Tournament, the Fire & Ice Festival is a spectacular showcase of all things fun about winter in the Adirondacks. As the event schedule continues to grow each year

News and Info for 02/11/2016

In the Adirondacks, a Winter Trek Into the Gilded Age – The New York Times “For those willing to make a five-mile trek on snowshoes or cross-country skis, a historic winter wonderland can be found deep in the Adirondack woods.”

News and Info for 01/29/2016

The Adirondacks: new mountains, really old rocks | NCPR News “The Adirondacks may be “new,” but the rock is a billion years old, pushed up through the newer rock of the Champlain region. Mixed in, the remains of even older

News and Info for 01/25/2016

Adirondack White Out Weekend Schedule Announced – PR.com “A two-day winter festival held on President’s weekend in the western Adirondack community of Clifton-Fine has released it’s full schedule. Main events will be underway Saturday, February 13th and Sunday, February 14th

News and Info for 12/24/2015

Saranac Lake Winter Carnival | Saranac Lake, NY “Don’t miss the Saranac Lake Winter Carnival! This 10 day celebration starts the first weekend in February. Parades, games, exhibits, celebrations, concerts, and more, all with a focus on family fun. We