Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of a new interactive Adirondack recreation planning tool to promote tourism attractions in the Adirondack Region and spur economic development opportunities.
Lake George's iconic outhouse race over ice attracted some intriguing competition this year, including a new bride in her wedding dress and firefighters with a giant mock fire hydrant.
A few weeks back, I published a story titled The Outdoor Gym.
Real winter weather, a crowd with cabin fever, and dozens of competitors in the annual outhouse races on ice will combine this weekend for a standout edition of Lake George Winter Carnival.
It will be night of stars on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at the Indian Lake Ski Hill, when SnoCade™ Starscape takes place, as part of the expanded Indian Lake Winterfest.
Okay, its minus 10 degrees once again, your honey is giving you the stink eye and there’s frozen sand in your shoes, so what do you do?
Lake George Park Commission adopts plan
A mandatory boat inspection program for Lake George has been approved. Beginning May 15 all boats entering the lake must be inspected at one of six regional stations.
Michael Graney, who has a strong background in secondary education in the region, has been chosen for the position of Superintendent of the Bolton Central School District.
Snowmobilers show they have heart and a thirst for adventure in their participation in the annual Purple Ribbon Cancer Ride. The 100-mile-long excursion and party following annually raises thousands of dollars to help cancer patients and their families.
Supervisor Ron Vanselow recently met with Gore’s general manager Mike Pratt who has agreed to give residents a “replacement” Tubing Pass day for the one that was lost due to the facilities being closed because of weather.
The Lake Champlain Chapter of Trout Unlimited will again provide scholarships for interested young men and women 12 to 17 years old to attend DEC’s popular summer camp program.
Notes from the North Woods
Dams provide opportunities for power, navigation, fish barriers, and often serve as bridges for snowmobilers, hikers, bikers and skiers.
March 1 and 2
The Schroon Lake Fish & Game Club will host its 22nd annual ice fishing derby Saturday and Sunday, March 1 and 2.
When it comes to sporting equipment for handicapped athletes, there are very few places in the country where you can find an expert in the field. One of those very few places is right here in the North Country.
Bob Lewin was the grand champion of the 2013 Adirondack Cardboard Sled Racing Circuit.