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Adirondack Railroads: Big & Little | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to one of the most complete model railroad attractions in the North East and a ride on the vintage Adirondack Railway. more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:57 PM Local Stories

Wilmington Wildlife Refuge/Saint James Hotel | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to the Wilmington Wildlife Refuge, and the Saint James Hotel. more »

Nov 14, 2014 1:52 PM Local Stories

Summer on Whiteface | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

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

Oct 16, 2014 12:00 AM Outdoors

Hand Made Carousels | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A ride on two hand crafted carousels. One tells the history of NY State and the other celebrates the diversity of wildlife in the Adirondacks. more »

Oct 9, 2014 12:00 AM Arts & Culture

Sally Smith: The Fairy Queen | ROADSIDE ADVENTURES

A visit to a remarkably talented environmental artist who uses nature as her canvas. more »

Oct 3, 2014 1:33 PM Arts & Culture

Winter at The Wild Center | Roadside Adventures

A popular tourist destination in the summer proves to be just as fascinating and interactive on a mid-winter visit. more »

Sep 25, 2014 12:11 PM Outdoors

Adirondack Museum Antique Show | Roadside Adventures

A look at some of the incredible antique finds from around the country for sale at the Adirondack Museum's annual Antique Show. more »

Sep 19, 2014 10:05 AM Arts & Culture

The Battle of Plattsburgh | Roadside Adventures

Festivities surrounding the annual commemoration of the decisive American victory during the War of 1812. more »

Sep 3, 2014 2:22 PM Arts & Culture

Adirondack Carousel to Host a Screening of Roadside Adventures

The Adirondack Carousel will host a screening of the Mountain Lake PBS Roadside Adventures episode highlighting the New York State Carousels on Thursday, August 21st at 5 pm in Saranac Lake, NY. more »

Aug 8, 2014 1:04 PM Press Releases

A look at Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and Hotel Le St.James

Tune in to watch the new episode of Roadside Adventures featuring Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and Hotel Le St. James in Montreal! more »

Jun 25, 2014 12:13 PM Roadside Adventures

Adirondack Museum Antique Show Preview | Roadside Adventures

We visit the Adirondack Museum for the annual Antique Show. more »

Mar 21, 2014 11:27 AM Roadside Adventures

Derek Muirden on New Season of Roadside Adventures - Extended Roundtable

Mountain Lake PBS Senior Producer Derek Muirden is back out on the road and revving up for an all new season of Roadside Adventures premiering Thursday March 20th at 8pm. more »

Mar 17, 2014 9:25 AM Arts & Culture 2 Comments

Mountain Lake PBS Celebrates a New Season of Roadside Adventures

Mountain Lake PBS is pleased to host a gathering and sneak preview of the new season of Roadside Adventures with Derek Muirden. Fans and viewers are invited to join in the celebration at the Ground Round on Smithfield Blvd on Tuesday, March 4th. more »

Feb 25, 2014 11:14 AM Press Releases

Come celebrate the brand new season of Roadside Adventures with us at the Ground Round Sports Bar. You'll get a sneak peak of the first episode, and see a highlight reel of the new season. more »

Derek Muirden visits The Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and Rehab Center in Wilmington, NY

Derek Muirden visits The Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and Rehab Center in Wilmington, NY as part of his popular Roadside Adventures series. more »

Apr 15, 2013 1:47 PM Outdoors

Sally Smith - Environmental Artist

The Adirondacks are a marvelous work of nature in any season. But Derek Muirden met a woman who is not afraid to give mother nature a little boost from time to time. more »

Jan 25, 2013 11:45 AM Arts & Culture 1 Comments

Strand Theater restoration in Plattsburgh, NY nearly complete

The Strand Performing Arts Center in Plattsburgh, NY is nearing completion of its restoration. Derek Muirden takes a look in this Roadside Adventure. more »

Jan 14, 2013 11:55 AM Arts & Culture

Celebrate the life and work of Seneca Ray Stoddard

You can celebrate the life and work of one of the Adirondack Park's best known artists this month. He's someone who left home at the age of 6 and painted decorative scenes on the walls of railroad passenger cars. more »

Nov 9, 2012 3:05 PM Arts & Culture

Autumn Tome

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 30, 2012 12:00 AM Outdoors

Guest Chef Derek Muirden at esteemed Mirror Lake Inn

Join Derek Muirden for a special dinner with Executive Chef Jarrad Lang at the Mirror Lake Inn in Lake Placid. more »

Oct 12, 2012 2:54 PM Arts & Culture