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Notes from the North Country
Friday, Feb. 15, 2013

New multi-use trail opens

A 12.8-mile multi-use trail connecting Inlet and Raquette Lake in Hamilton County is now open, state Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens announced Friday.
Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013

Weekend snowshoe, ski treks to Camp Santanoni scheduled

The state Department of Environmental Conservation will host three weekends for people who want to ski or snowshoe to the historic state-owned Camp Santanoni.
Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013

Townsend, a 46er, named APA general counsel

The Adirondack Park Agency board on Thursday named James T. Townsend, of Rochester and North River, as the agency's next general counsel, effective Jan. 29.
Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012

Conservation group targets Hudson River Gorge

Protect the Adirondacks is urging the state to establish a 39,000-acre Upper Hudson River Wilderness Area along 22 miles of the river running between Newcomb and North River, in Essex and Hamilton counties.
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012

Gore, Whiteface making snow

You may or may not be ready for winter to be coming, but ski season is only a few weeks away — and Monday night's cold was enough to up ski areas' game.
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012

New Jay Mountain trail opened

The state Department of Environmental Conservation has opened an official trail for Jay Mountain, climbing 2.5 miles up the western end of the ridge.
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012

Adirondack consortium launches website

The consortium of Adirondack counties, towns and organizations working on a state-funded regional sustainability strategy has launched a website to get word of its activities out to the public.
Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012

Adirondack Mountain Club issues a post-flood guide to High Peaks trails

“Adirondack Mountain Club High Peaks Trails” is the 14th edition of a guidebook ADK first published in 1934.
Thursday, July 12, 2012

Looking for loons

The Lake George Association puts out a call for volunteers.
Thursday, June 28, 2012

Adirondack Council leader leaving

Brian L. Houseal is leaving the Adirondack Council after a decade as the conservation organization's executive director.

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