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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. 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. more

The Sun

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We encountered a fleeting phenomenon last week: more

Editorials

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The High Peaks are groaning under the weight of an unprecedented surge of tourism. more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Scott Pruitt, the scandal-plagued administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, is out. more

The Sun

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KEENE | Close to 80 percent of all trailheads leading into the High Peaks are routinely above their capacity on fall weekends, according to a new survey. more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | Plans have been revealed for parking at the Boreas Ponds Tract, providing an answer to one of the final remaining questions that has been dangling over the hottest land purchase in a generation. more

The Sun

The Adirondack Park Agency has reached a verdict on the long-awaited decision on how to classify the Boreas Ponds Tract. more

Editorials

SCHROON LAKE | As the High Peaks grapples with overuse from a sustained influx of visitors, it may behoove adventurers to explore trails off the beaten path. more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – Ticonderoga native Grace Leach Hudowalski, the first woman to climb all 46 High Peaks, will be honored at a program commemorating her accomplishments. more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE — Following contentious public hearing process, Adirondack Park stakeholders discuss what comes next more

The Sun

NORTH HUDSON — The public comment period has begun for proposed land-use at Boreas Ponds. more

The Sun

LAKE PLACID — State conservation personnel are taking steps to relieve hiking pressure on the state’s highest peaks, Marcy and Algonquin, and their sister summits in the High Peaks. more

The Sun

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Ahead of Boreas Pond and Macintyre Tracts hearings, Access Adirondacks aim to fill much-needed void in discourse more

The Sun

Schroon Lake students will gear up for school year with hiking outing. more

The Sun

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