Outdoors

None

Adirondack Exercise Club | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK

Hardy Adirondack Mountain folk chant 1-2-3-4 as we prepare to stay warm during cold, snowy winters that can last half the year or more. It's all about firewood: felling it, sawing it to length, hauling it out of the woods, splitting it

more »
RSS

Features

Intervale Lowlands: Biologist Larry Master Re-Wilds 135 Acres Near Lake Placid | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK

In 2009, biologist Larry Master and his wife, Nancy, bought 135 acres of woods, fields, flowing water, and floodplain near Lake Placid in the Adirondack Mountains. Their mission: to make the property sing with songbirds, to convert its mowed fields more »

Oct 31, 2014 , Outdoors

LISTEN: Swings of The Pendulum

The balance of nature? Bah humbug. There isn't any, the late ecologist William Drury asserted. In nature, the steady state is constant change. more »

Oct 31, 2014 , Outdoors

Adirondack Outdoor Recreation Conditions Report - October 31, 2014

John Warren of the Adirondack Almanack checks in each Friday morning with a look at outdoor recreation conditions around the Adirondacks for the weekend. more »

Oct 31, 2014 Outdoors

LISTEN: The One, The Tuatara

Of all the unique, curious creature in the world, none is curiouser than the reptile known as the tuatara. It lives only in New Zealand. It is neither crocodile nor turtle nor snake nor lizard. more »

Oct 24, 2014 , Outdoors 1 Comments

LISTEN: Perpetually Seeking Salamanders

We all have our passions and compulsions. One of mine is hunting for salamanders. When I catch them, I let them go. The fun isn't in the possessing, it's in the chase. Will you join me? more »

Oct 17, 2014 , Outdoors

What Does The Moose Say? | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK

There are spelling bees. There are trivia contests. There are athletic games and lumberjack competitions. But have you ever seen and heard a moose-calling contest? more »

Oct 16, 2014 , Outdoors

Summer on Whiteface | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

The legendary winter sports mountains is also one of the most interesting summer destinations. more »

Oct 16, 2014 Outdoors

LISTEN: Poignant End of Summer

First one at a time, then later by the truckload, leaves turn color. At first they signal the coming end of summer, then the arrival of fall, then turn our forests into one vast Jackson Pollack painting. more »

Oct 10, 2014 , Outdoors

LISTEN: The Thrill of Being There

While I watch nature videos with pleasure, especially if they're narrated by David Attenborough, and while I enjoy a stroll through a zoo now and again, it's always been clear to me that there's nothing more satisfying and fun more »

Oct 3, 2014 , Outdoors

LISTEN: Iron Eaters Near And Far

Weird living things you may never have heard of live deep in the oceans and in hot pools at Yellowstone. They live in your intestines and toilet tank, too. You gotta love them, for without them, we'd be nowhere. more »

Sep 26, 2014 , Outdoors

Exploring The Adirondacks with Colton Clement

Follow Mountain Lake Moves ambassador Colton Clement around the Adirondacks and learn some things along the way!

Donate ▸
all_things_natural_button
Borderless North
nature_walks_button
todays_gardening_button
Adirondack Outdoor Recreation Conditions Report