J. Scott Parker http://mountainlake.org/topics/j_scott_parker/index.rss Hailing from southern climes, J. Scott Parker is the resident popsicle at Mountain Lake PBS. His mission is to find new ways for you to ride, climb and thrive in the wilderness playground available in the Borderless North. en-us Copyright © Mountain Lake PBS 2014. All rights reserved. Fri, 01 Mar 2013 15:58:00 GMT A Century of the Arts For over a century, the Town Hall Theater in Chateaugay, New York, has provided a venue for spectacles of every variety. From vaudeville to cinema, the theater has continued on in its mission for over 100 years.

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Coast Guard Contemplations - Loretta Rietsema The Coast Guard has existed in some form since 1790. Women have filled important roles in the organization throughout that time, but it is a relatively recent phenomenon for women to hold leadership positions.

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Igloofest Excitement! For seven years, Igloofest in Montreal has created a unique ambience in the heart of winter. Thousands of electronic music fans gather to laugh, dance and celebrate in spite of the chilly temperatures.

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The Wurtele Twins reflect on their storied skiing careers Sibling rivalries can often be intense, but Quebecers Rhona and Rhonda Wurtele take it to another level.

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Dogsledding on Mirror Lake in Lake Placid, NY AJ Arnold learned about the dogsledding trade from his father Mike who began providing rides on Mirror Lake in Lake Placid, NY over 30 years ago.

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Birding the Adirondacks at The Paul Smith's VIC Join Adirondack Birding Center Director Brian McAllister for morning snowshoe bird walks in search of the hearty birds that call the Adirondacks their home.

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How Much Wood Could a Woodchuck Truck? - Huntington Forest White Pine Harvest In forestry the expression "good things come to those who wait" can be taken quite literally.

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Yodel-ay-hee-Ski! Thousands of tourists alight on our region for a ski vacation each winter.

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A Strumming Success - Master Luthier David Nichols Folk artist David Nichols is a musician who can create the very instruments that he loves to play. He builds guitars that look and sound beautiful, using materials from as far away as Russia and as close as the Adirondacks.

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Cap Recap (11-8-12) THIS WEEK: Mountain Lake PBS producer J. Scott Parker, Plattsburgh Roller Derby - The North Country Lumber Jills, Ranger School, Borderless North website, Mountain Lake PBS sponsored concerts in Montreal.

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Festivities in the Forest - ESF, Ranger School With only one building, the Ranger School in Wanakena, NY, is distinct as far as institutions of higher education go.

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Ghost Tour Sinister science experiments, a raging inferno and ghostly apparitions are just a few of the oddities examined on a tour with the Greater Adirondack Ghost and Tour Company.

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Wonders in Wool! - Folk Artist Prudence Matthews Thrift stores and closets provide the material for the the beautiful hooked rugs created by folk artist Prudence Matthews.

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Cap Recap (9-27-12) Cap Recap highlights the stories, events, and creative work submitted by you the viewer, web exclusive videos, and supplemental material from the Borderless North television series which premiers Thursday nights at 8:30pm only on Mountain Lake PBS.

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Fire, mud, and fun at the Rockeater Adventure Race! The 2nd annual Rockeater Adventure Race in Plattsburgh, New York, attracted hundreds of participants.

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Pike's Cantonment Archaeological Dig Archaeology students and local teachers had a brush with the past this summer as they excavated sections of Pike’s Cantonment in Plattsburgh.

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Parc Safari Adventure Parc Safari celebrates its 40th season this summer. Producer J. Scott Parker takes us on a safari tour, meeting some of the animals who live there and the people who take care of them.

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50th Annual Willard Hanmer Guideboat Races Interactive Producer Josh Clement and Photojournalist J. Scott Parker bring us all the rowing action of this exciting North Country event.

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Rafting the Hudson River Gorge A great way to beat the summer heat is a whitewater rafting trip on the Hudson River.

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