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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. more »

Feb 4, 2013 4:30 PM Outdoors 2 Comments

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. more »

Jan 28, 2013 11:48 AM Outdoors

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. more »

Jan 18, 2013 10:56 AM Outdoors

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. more »

Jan 4, 2013 2:09 PM Outdoors

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. more »

Nov 19, 2012 12:56 PM Arts & Culture 10 Comments

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. more »

Nov 1, 2012 4:55 PM Outdoors

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. more »

Oct 17, 2012 6:57 PM Arts & Culture