Coming Events

Tue, Apr 22: Earth Day Hike MEMBERS ONLY We will hike to Lampson Falls and probably beyond, starting midmorning. Bring lunch. RT less than 4 mi., moderate difficulty (hills, mud, rough footpaths). Each participant is asked to bring and read a short writing about nature, original or otherwise. Contact John Omohundro at 315-265-8365 or omohunjt@northnet.org.

Sat, Apr 26: Everton Falls clean-up Meet at 9:30 at the Cutters 28 Port Kent Road, Nicholville, or at 10:00 at the falls (Red Tavern Road, County Road 14 out of St. Regis Falls) at 10:00. Contact Duncan Cutter at 315-328-4675 or dcutter1@twcny.rr.com.

Sun, Apr 27: Hike Gould Lake Conservation Area, Ontario 1.5 hours from the Ogdensburg Bridge. Circular route a short distance west of Frontenac Park, incorporating a stretch of the Rideau Trail. High cliffs, good water views. Many short climbs and descents with a total of 10 miles, makes this a level 4 (strenuous) trip. Contact John Barron at 613-828-2296 or johnbarron@sympatico.ca.

Sat, May 3: Azure Mountain Hike and Trail Work We will hike up the trail to the summit doing some minor trail work as needed (brushing in, drainage work, blow-down removal). Approximately 10 SUNY Potsdam students will be on the mountain hauling rocks to the summit as a fund raiser to raise money for their leadership trip to New Mexico. Meeting at 9am at the trail head. Contact Mike McLean at 315-262-2564 or mpmclean@twcny.rr.com.

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News

Members’ Nature Poetry Ten Laurentian Chapter poets presented their works at the April 6 event. Read their poems on our 2014 Poetry page.

Stone Valley Plan Revisions Finalized
Changes to the Management Agreement for the Stone Valley Cooperative Recreation Area were finalized in March, 2014. Details and documents

Educational Affiliate Program Gains Momentum
Program introduces SUNY Potsdam students to Adk and offers student-oriented activities. more

North Country National Scenic Trail
Action Alert - Urge Governor Cuomo to expedite DEC approval of the Adirondack section of the trail route. details

2014 Photo Contest Opens details
2013 Photo Contest Winners Announced details

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