Mary Coffin & Kathy Disque Co Chair 1. 2017 remaining meetings: 8/26 ADK LOJ, 11/4 ALBANY 2. Resolution in recognition of Eleanor Brown: Passed away in March, member of ADK Conservation Committee 1974-1994, also served as chair, editor Adirondac 1967-1973, recipient of ADK Communications Award, author of The Forest Preserve of NYS 1985, served on [...]
Once again the North Country Trail Association will be sponsoring the hike 100 miles on the NCNST program. In 2017 there will be a new twist. Participants will need to give back to the tail in some way by working on the tail or promoting the trail. For a trail steward this is easy. Recall [...]
ADK-ON Conservation Committee Annual Summary 2016 Mary Coffin & Kathy Disque Co Chairs 10/25/16 1. Boreas Pond Classification ADK and BeWildNY Proposal: In mid October APA published 4 plans and none of them mirrored exactly the environmental groups plans. Watch for meetings and hearings throughout the state. None are in CNY but ADK is considering [...]
Fall Potluck / ADK Membership Meeting On November 19 Members of the Onondaga Chapter of the Adirondack Mountain Club will meet from 3 pm on at the Collamer United Church, 6865 Fly Road, East Syracuse which is near the Brittonfield Medical Complex. The chapter supplies the main entree. You bring an appetizer, dish to complement [...]
NCT Hike 100 Challenge! In 2016, the National Park Service is celebrating their centennial anniversary. To commemorate this special year, the North Country Trail Association will be promoting a Hike 100 Centennial challenge. Anyone who hikes 100 miles on the North Country Trail during the calendar year of 2016, in aggregate or all at once, will be [...]
Earn this patch for hiking all 41 miles of the Onondaga Trail. (FLT Maps O1 – O2) To qualify for a free patch you must; 1. Be a current ADK Onondaga Chapter member. 2. Must hike the entire Onondaga Trail, or have hiked it with-in the past 5 years. To receive a patch email or [...]
I am forwarding a letter from an experienced hiker lauding the status of our trails she has hiked. It is great to have the stewards and workers so recognized for their efforts and dedication. You are all very special, so pat yourself on the back with pride. I'm new to Central New York, but am [...]
Laurel & Craig Chiesa, Robert & Julia Cleghorn, Joseph Condon, Lucas Cullen, Donna & Chris Curtin, Spencer Lovelace, Susan Machamer, Richard & Nancy O’Brien, Michael Ratner, Georgette Schmidt, Sean Sharp, Tyler Sliker, Laura Steinberg, Grahame Ward, Kathryn Gersch, John Macdonald, Helen Macgregor, Hayley Cavino,Martha Nerenhausen, Laura Norris, Tanya Silverstein. Welcome aboard! We’ll catch you outside.