The Pharaoh MountainsIf seven-packs actually existed, this would be a forerunner in the Adirondack Park. My chum Jim and I had no idea what we were in store for when I dreamed up this wilderness traverse. The only thing we knew was that one of the hills would be at least a decent payoff, according to what we have read and researched, but the other six were total mysteries.
The Dam Hill to No. 8
Save your knees and gain two extra feet“What should I look for in a trekking pole? Do they really make a difference?”... I get questions like this a lot while out on the trail. While trekking poles are relatively simple to use, they can be confusing to purchase. Not only are there several different brands out there to choose from, but you have key features to consider like materials, basket size
7/27/16 - Editor's note: With the Adirondack Distance Festival on the horizon, we thought it would be a good idea to sit back, crack a local brew, and re-hash the nuances of this iconic course. Enjoy!
It’s All in Your PerspectiveI’m not sure if others do this, but I’m pretty good at fooling myself into doing stuff by changing my perspective about that particular stuff.
For instance, I can