Woods, Rocks, And A View To Live For: Saint Regis Mountain In The Adirondacks | CURIOUSLY ADIRONDACK

Tucked here and there among the celebrated Adirondack forty-six high peaks, lesser mountains offer hikers bigger bangs for the energy required to climb them.



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

Oct 28, 2015 2:20 PM , Outdoors

By all accounts, it has been an especially colorful Autumn in the Adirondacks, an opinion that was not lost on Producer Derek Muirden more

Oct 16, 2015 12:23 PM Outdoors

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

Sep 10, 2015 7:46 AM , Outdoors

Jack LaDuke shows us a new a new way to explore the wilderness around Saranac Lake and Lake Placid by rail bike. more

Sep 4, 2015 3:25 PM Outdoors

Adirondack kids can't resist slimy things that hop and crawl. Join three warm-blooded young naturalists as they hunt for frogs, toads, and salamanders. Don't think amphibians are cool? Maybe we can change your mind. more

Sep 3, 2015 11:00 AM , Outdoors 2 Comments

The Wild Center's new Wild Walk attraction in the Adirondacks has attendance soaring to record highs. more

Aug 28, 2015 2:26 PM Outdoors

In the Adirondacks, people love their pets. Some of them---the pets, that is---weigh two hundred pounds or more and thrive on pine needles, poison-ivy, and other delicacies you can't buy at the mall. more

Aug 21, 2015 8:58 AM , Outdoors

Out in the Adirondack wilds, we see plenty of butterflies: one here, one there, one on sunny days just about everywhere. To learn about their lives and lore and to see a variety up close, there's no better idea than to visit the Butterfly House. more

Jul 31, 2015 5:09 PM , Outdoors

Not one, but two local teams make little league history advancing to the state championships for the first time. more

Jul 24, 2015 2:15 PM Outdoors

Jan Wellford is one of the fastest known climbers of the traditional Adirondack 46 high peaks. more

Jul 20, 2015 12:00 AM Outdoors