Fri, Jan 27 - Sun, Jan 29: ADK Tug Hill Winter Outing Mad River Club, Lacona, NY: Details: www.adk.org/play/snow-sports-information/winter-outing/
Fri, Jan 27 - Sun, Jan 29: Young Member Winter Adventure Spend two nights in a heated yurt and explore the High Peaks Region with other young adults ages 21-40. Cost: $125 (members receive 10% discount); includes instruction, transportation to trailhead during the course if necessary, all meals, and use of group equipment. Contact: 518-523-3441 or email@example.com.
Sat, Jan 28: Heaven Hill Farm (Lake Placid) Beginning cross country ski (or snow shoe depending on conditions). We will select from 1-4 miles of loop trails, depending on the will of the group. Mostly flat. Level 1-2. Kids welcome. Contact Marianne Hebert (315) 265-0756 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sun, Jan 29: Intro to Snow Shoeing ADK will be partnering with Potsdam Recreation to teach the basics of snowshoeing! Potsdam Recreation has purchased snowshoes for adults and children. We will learn how to put them on, get comfortable using them behind the Pine Street Arena, and then venture off to the trails behind Clarkson to try them out. Adults and children welcome. 0-1 mile. Easy. Level 1. Please call before coming so we can make sure there are snowshoes for you! Rose Rivezzi (315) 265-8117.
All-Club Outing Calendar listing all outings from all chapters. If our chapter isn’t going there soon, another chapter may be.
2017 Photo Contest Opens
Photos taken between 10/1/2016 and 9/30/2017 on topics of interest to the Adirondack Mountain Club and Laurentian chapter are eligible. Winners will be announced at the Laurentian Chapter annual meeting in November.
Winter 2017 Outdoors-Indoors Schedule Announced
Jan 22 Three weeks living in an Albatross colony on Midway Atoll
Feb 19 Cloud forest birding in Montane Ecuador
Mar 12 Conservation in Protected Areas: Central Africa to the North Country
2017 Eastern Canada Extended Outings Being Planned
The Laurentian Chapter is considering two outings of about a week to eastern Canada in late August – mid-September 2017: hiking the High Gaspe, QC, and hiking/paddling at Mt. Carleton Provincial Park, NB