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Summer is in full swing here in the North Country, and families are taking advantage of the warm weather and long days by spending more time outdoors. Bike riding can be a great way to stay fit and healthy as well as explore our... Read more

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WILMINGTON | The Town of Wilmington will host the third Wilmington MTB Festival Aug. 30- Sept. 1. Read more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | Environmentalists were pleased and supervisors in Five Towns were exasperated after a court ruling that, at least for now, appears to block construction of snowmobile trails connecting communities in the central Adirondacks. Read more

The Sun

Imagine: You’ve always wanted to visit northern New York, so when your bike-touring friends decide to ride the Empire State Trail, you are ready to go. Read more

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MONTPELIER | To listen to the renewable power industry and its supporters in the Vermont Legislature, you might think carbon taxation is the only certain way to reduce CO2 emissions. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Ten events have been granted promotional funding by Warren County  in the annual appropriation of county occupancy tax stipends. Read more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Triathlon Festival and race will be held June 22-23 at Black Point Beach in Ticonderoga. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Rail bike excursions on train tracks north of North Creek have proven to be popular and are boosting tourism by bringing thousands of people into the hamlet, the co-founders of Revolution Rail recently told Warren County supervisors. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A preferred route for extending the Warren County Bikeway to Warrensburg has been chosen after a months-long feasibility study was conducted recently by Alta Planning & Design. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Barkeater Trail Alliance (BETA) in Wilmington and the mountain bike crowd in Elizabethtown joined forces this summer to put their hard work on one, big regional map. Read more

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WILMINGTON | Barkeater Trail Alliance is hosting its second annual Wilmington MTB Festival this weekend. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | The effort to establish a new local multi-purpose mountainside recreational park is progressing... Read more

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INDIAN LAKE | Greg Hewlett, a resident of Lake George/Queensbury, entered the record book as the first winner of a sanctioned quadrathlon in Indian Lake. Read more

The Sun

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INDIAN LAKE | The American Quadrathlon Association is working out the final details of the first quadrathlon to be held in the United States, which is scheduled to be held June 16 in Indian Lake. Read more

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INDIAN LAKE | Indian Lake wants to become the first venue in the United States to host a “quadrathlon.” Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | A presentation on the state-funded Adirondack Hamlets to Huts program is scheduled for next Thursday at the Saranac Lake Free Library. Read more

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RAY BROOK | Adirondack Park Agency commissioners took a first look at proposed changes to the definition, management and use of Adirondack Park State Land “Travel Corridors.” Read more

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RAY BROOK | A state Supreme Court judge denied Protect the Adirondack’s 2013 legal challenge that halted construction of Class II Community Connector trails in the Adirondack Park. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Citizens of Middlebury and surrounding towns gathered on Oct. 26 as part of the Greater Middlebury Climate Economy Initiative to prioritize action ideas that will guide the work of the program moving forward. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Environmentally minded residents of the Addison County shire town of Middlebury are determined to place climate change front-and-center in shaping the college community’s future economic path. Read more

The Vermont Eagle