Adirondack Daily Enterprise Gadabout (outdoors), by Joe Hacketten-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 22:24:39 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 22:24:39 EDT the woods and on the podium, last week's column touched a nerve among a variety of woods travelers. The story touched on how much is too much in terms of overuse of the local woods and waters.Sat, 20 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTHow much is too much on the trail? I owned a pair of Dunham "waffle stompers" back in the 1970s (which was over a century ago), my favorite hiking boots were a pair of Converse high top Chuckie D sneakers.Sat, 13 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTOvercoming summer doldrums on a backwoods brook the dog days of summer descend upon the mountain scene, it's time for ethical anglers to consider the impact of their adventures.Sat, 6 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTA new take on the good old outdoors week, I devoted this column space to the traditional Scandinavian concept of friluftsliv, which promotes outdoor recreation to provide positive benefits for both the land and healthy people who enjoy recreating there.Sat, 30 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDTFriluftsliv is alive and well in the Adirondacks the human need for a comfortable coexistence in the outdoors is an example of what the concept of "friluftsliv" has to offer.Sat, 23 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT