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Submitted by Spencer Morrissey on Apr 07, 2015
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5 Sweet Peaks With Sweet PeeksWhat, the High Peaks are closed!!!!???? Well, no, they are not closed, but it is highly recommended that you stay off the higher elevation trails while they dry out for the season. The DEC, ADK, and other trail crews work very hard to keep the trails you love so much from deteriorating during the months where water and mud are present in abundance. Excessive mud
Submitted by Spencer Morrissey on Mar 09, 2015
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Five Select Trails in the Schroon Lake RegionWinter shouldn’t be a reason to not bring your four-legged buddy hiking with you, so why not bring them up with you next time you visit the Schroon Lake Region? There are tons of trails that are perfect for both of you, the only problem is choosing which one. Here are 5 short-and-sweet destinations that would make a good start. Crane PondThis hike
Submitted by Spencer Morrissey on Mar 09, 2015
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A morning of exploring in the Siamese Ponds WildernessThe Siamese Ponds Wilderness Area is one of the largest Wilderness areas in the Adirondack Park. It extends some 24 miles north and south, 18 miles east and west, and is made up of over 114,000 acres of Forest Preserve lands. During the early 1900s logging became an important industry in the region, and most of the Wilderness area was heavily
Submitted by Spencer Morrissey on Jan 09, 2015
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Daily storage of your winter gearThroughout the winter season your gear gets wet then dry, wet then dry, and this process happens over and over again all season long – this can be tough on gear. The more active your season the more important it is to take care of your gear, which in turn takes care of you. While I don’t have all the answers to extend the life of your gear, I would like to get you
Submitted by Spencer Morrissey on Dec 20, 2014
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Jones and Hedgehog Hills---Winter bushwhacking in the Hoffman Notch WildernessThe Hoffman Notch Wilderness is almost 39,000 acres of prime real estate butting right up to Hoffman Road in Schroon Lake. I made my decision to go and visit just a small portion of the beauty that lies within that green line they call wilderness. A buddy and I met at the exit for Schroon Lake off I-87 and carpooled