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Lake Placid News
Hiker who photographed keg found guilty in absentiaLAKE PLACID - A New York City area hiker who gained some infamy after his Faceb
Hiker who photographed keg found guilty in absentia
Lake Placid News / Posted 2 days ago
LAKE PLACID - A New York City area hiker who gained some infamy after his Facebook photos of a mountaintop keg party went viral has been found guilty of leading a group of more than 15 people. However, the defendant was not present last week when... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Hiker who photographed keg found guilty in absentiaHowever, the defendant was not present last week when North Elba town Judge Dea
Hiker who photographed keg found guilty in absentia
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
However, the defendant was not present last week when North Elba town Judge Dean Dietrich found him guilty and sentenced him to a $200 fine and $75 dollar surcharge. Raja Bhatt posted the photos of hikers celebrating on the summit of Phelps Mountain... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Hiker with keg found guilty in absentiaHowever, the defendant was not present last week when North Elba town Judge Dea
Hiker with keg found guilty in absentia
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
However, the defendant was not present last week when North Elba town Judge Dean Dietrich found him guilty and sentenced him to a $200 fine and $75 dollar surcharge. Raja Bhatt posted the photos of hikers celebrating on the summit of Phelps Mountain... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Forest rangers airlift injured hikerThe Department of Environmental Conservation dispatch center in Ray Brook recei
Forest rangers airlift injured hiker
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
The Department of Environmental Conservation dispatch center in Ray Brook received a call from staff at the Adirondak Loj about a distressed hiker. The 55-year-old New Hampshire man could not move. Adirondack Mountain Club staff and members of the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Protecting the Adirondacks"Let us know that there is, somewhere in our state, a region not yet commercial
Protecting the Adirondacks
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
"Let us know that there is, somewhere in our state, a region not yet commercialized and citified, and to which people may repair who yearn for a restoration amid the vast silences of the eternal mountains and the primeval forests," said Louis... Read more
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Lake Placid News
ADK to host annual winter mountaineering schoolLAKE PLACID - For more than 60 years, the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) has be
ADK to host annual winter mountaineering school
Lake Placid News / Posted 25 days ago
LAKE PLACID - For more than 60 years, the Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) has been teaching newbies and experienced mountaineers alike the skills necessary for safely negotiating the backcountry during harsh winter months. From Jan. 28 to Feb. 3, ADK... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Focus on bikes proposed for Adirondacks master planMountain bike riders could gain more access to the Adirondack backcountry ALBA
Focus on bikes proposed for Adirondacks master plan
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Mountain bike riders could gain more access to the Adirondack backcountry ALBANY, N.Y. - Mountain bike riders could gain more access to the Adirondack backcountry under proposed changes to the law that governs activity on state-owned land in the 6... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
DEC proposes changes to conservation easement rulesEven though the DEC holds about 900,000 acres in conservation easements across
DEC proposes changes to conservation easement rules
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 30 days ago
Even though the DEC holds about 900,000 acres in conservation easements across the state, there is currently no legal procedure for modifying or extinguishing these agreements. In the past, DEC has changed easement agreements and has faced criticism... Read more
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Lake Placid News
NYSDEC proposes changes to conservation easement rulesEven though the state Department of Environmental Conservation holds about 900,
NYSDEC proposes changes to conservation easement rules
Lake Placid News / Posted 30 days ago
Even though the state Department of Environmental Conservation holds about 900,000 acres in conservation easements across the state, there is currently no legal procedure for modifying or extinguishing these agreements. The DEC is now accepting... Read more

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