LAKE PLACID - The Adirondack Mountain Club will present a special program, "A Journey on the Northern Forest Canoe Trail" at 8 p.m. Saturday, July 21 at ADK's High Peaks Information Center, located at Heart Lake in Lake Placid.
This presentation is free and open to the public.
Enterprise outdoors writer Mike Lynch will host a multimedia slideshow on his 45-day trip on the 740-mile Northern Forest Canoe Trail in the summer of 2011. Lynch will talk about essential gear for this long-distance trip, challenges he faced along the way and some of the highlights involving people, places and wildlife he encountered.
Lynch has won numerous writing and photography awards, including the Adirondack Mountain Club's 2011 Eleanor Brown Communications Award. He is a licensed canoeing, hiking and camping guide.
ADK's Saturday Evening Lecture Series offers presentations on natural history, backcountry recreation, Adirondack history, art and music.
The Adirondack Mountain Club, founded in 1922, is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to protecting the New York State Forest Preserve and other wild lands and waters through conservation and advocacy, environmental education, responsible recreation and stewardship.
For more information, call 518-523-3441 or visit www.adk.org.