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Reflection and restoration in nature

February 16, 2013 Even though the darkest days of winter have come and gone, the past week proved to be a dismal time for members of the guiding community, as news of a tragic car accident involving two local guides... more »»

A stinky day on the trail

February 9, 2013 Last week, I received a call from a former client, who was a regular guest more than 30 years ago. more »»

A lesson in trusting your instinct

February 2, 2013 During the summer of 1978, I was involved in a tragic incident that has forever changed my perspective on the guiding professio. more »»

Enjoy winter’s pleasures while they last

January 26, 2013 For three straight days, a thin red line in the thermometer on my back porch has retreated well south of the zero digit. more »»

Risk, adventures and similar leaps of faith

January 19, 2013 Outdoor travelers were thrilled when the winter season’s first significant snowfall roared in and deposited a seasonal shield over the local landscape. more »»

2012 officially the warmest in recorded history

January 12, 2013 It is now officia. more »»

A natural balance as winter arrives

January 5, 2013 Winter has arrived in the Adirondacks, in a classic style. It was ushered in by a fierce storm that swept across the region to deposit nearly two feet of fresh snow over a barren landscape. more »»

Looking into the past for natural cures

December 29, 2012 After spending the majority of my life in a region that was once considered the world’s foremost cure center, I’ve often wondered what constituted the basis of “the cure. more »»

Finding the right gear makes a big difference

December 22, 2012 I’m rather careful when it comes to purchasing outdoor equipment. It is not that I’m picky; I simply prefer good quality clothing and gear, as I believe most frequent travelers do. more »»

Adirondack icons continue to serve purpose

December 8, 2012 The development of the Adirondack lean-to is similar to the evolution of the Adirondack guideboat. more »»

Camp life transcends the take

December 1, 2012 As the sun sets on Sunday, Dec. 2, the regular big game hunting season will come to a conclusion across most of the northern zone wildlife management units. more »»

Harvest numbers down, but could turn quickly

November 24, 2012 With the exception of the uppermost elevations, the Adirondack woods have remained free of snowcover for nearly the entire big game hunting seaso. more »»

Remembering a friend on a familiar pond

November 17, 2012 Last week, I enjoyed a leisurely hike along the Jackrabbit Trail while traveling with Ed Kanze, a local guide and naturalist from Bloomingdale. more »»

The lone hunter of Lake Placid

November 10, 2012 Undoubtedly, the most rewarding aspect of producing a regular weekly newspaper column is the opportunity it provides for me to meet and interact with so many interesting peopl. more »»

Deer hold early advantage over big-game hunters

November 3, 2012 Fortunately, the Adirondack region was largely spared the brunt of Hurricane Sandy, which had been described as a superstorm. more »»

Finding the way not always a lost cause

October 27, 2012 Webster’s Dictionary defines lost as “unable to find the way. more »»

Expect the unexpected in the Adirondacks

October 20, 2012 Many have claimed the Adirondack region has no respect for seasons, and for good reason. more »»

Whatever you choose, keep doing it outdoors

October 13, 2012 In recent weeks, I have spent a lot of time reviewing national studies and industry research that details the popularity of a diverse range of popular outdoor recreation pursuits. more »»

Quality life found outdoors

October 6, 2012 A recent national survey conducted by OutdoorIndustry. more »»

State lands: Love them or leave them

September 29, 2012 Americans have always been adventurers, and adventure travel remains an indelible component of our national identity. more »»

 
 
 

 

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