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KEENE VALLEY | A popular High Peaks trailhead known as The Garden will be closed this spring and summer while the Town of Keene replaces a failing bridge over Johns Brook. Read more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | The state and a coalition of partners are rolling out a new effort to reduce the number of backcountry search and rescue operations in the Adirondacks. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH ELBA | The state Department of Environmental Conservation, green groups and local officials celebrated the opening of a new trail last week designed to reduce congestion in the High Peaks. Read more

The Sun

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KEENE | Parking on Route 73 near the Roaring Brook Falls Trailhead will be permanently banned starting Friday, the state Department of Environmental Conservation has announced, and “No Parking” signs will be installed by the end of the week. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The legacy of Adirondack hiking clubs, the ranges and reach they admire — and trails they cherish — are celebrated in a permanent new Adirondack History Museum exhibit. Read more

The Sun

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NORTH HUDSON | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has formally approved the Boreas Pond classification, calling the state’s recent acquisition a “national treasure” as he signed the deal recommended by the Adirondack Park Agency last month. Read more

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KEENE VALLEY | Students at Keene Central School put their minds to work March 8 at the seventh annual Super Scientific Science Slam, with numerous experiments and tests taking place by students and on display for the community. Read more

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RAY BROOK | The Adirondack Park Agency will officially make a classification decision on the Boreas Ponds Tract next week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack Council has painted a foreboding portrait of the Adirondack Park, calling its successes “threatened” by a confluence of internal and external forces. Read more

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HAGUE | Eastern hemlocks are becoming infected with an insect called the hemlock woolly adelgid and Hague Town Councilman Steve Ramant is spreading the word. Read more

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LAKE PLACID — The Adirondack Mountain Club is pleased to announce that International Paper has donated $2,000 in support of the Marie L. Habrel Three Seasons at Heart Lake Outreach Program. Read more

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LAKE PLACID — A new Adirondack 46ers program has added Trailhead Stewards at Cascade and Porter Mountain. Read more

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CHESTERFIELD — When a mountain fire tower marks a century standing, that’s a celebration. Read more

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LAKE PLACID  — Almost like a curved spine, the Northville-Placid Trail bisects dense wild forest flanking the entire length of Hamilton County. Read more

NCL Magazine

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The mountain biking community is riding high after a series of recent developments have put the area on the map as a premier destination. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — State conservation officers and preservation groups are expecting another high traffic summer hiking season. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The climb up Hurricane Mountain to staff its fire tower might recall the many years, days and hours local fire wardens kept watch for fire. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE PLACID — Details are emerging over the proposed land bank that would allow localities access to state land to facilitate infrastructure projects on Forest Preserve without amending the state constitution. Read more

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As Adirondack Park Agency ponders classification, Siena Poll reignites debate Read more

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BeWildNY is a coalition of environmental organizations led by the Adirondack Council and the Adirondack Mountain Club. Read more

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