Between Seasons in the Adirondacks

Between Seasons in the Adirondacks

The morning’s soft, wet snow in the Adirondacks was pretty but there wasn’t enough to drag the cross-country skis out of their temporary retirement. Although it is not easy for me to give up trying to ski, I have. Trail running and hikes suffice until the...
Perfect Adirondack Day for Ironman Lake Placid 2012

Perfect Adirondack Day for Ironman Lake Placid 2012

Since this is the Adirondacks, Ironman Lake Placid 2012 competitors started their day with an appropriately brisk 2.4 mile swim in pristine Mirror Lake early this morning.  Bright sunshine warmed the chilly morning air quickly and by the time I caught some of the...
Lake Placid Ironman Rolls On Despite Storm Damage

Lake Placid Ironman Rolls On Despite Storm Damage

The unusually powerful and destructive storms that passed through the Adirondacks earlier this week were particularly tough on the Village of Lake Placid. Power outages and massive fallen trees were not part of the events planned for the region’s busy week in...
Memorial Day Weekend in Lake Placid

Memorial Day Weekend in Lake Placid

It has been a lovely weekend so far in the Adirondacks. Outdoor recreation enthusiasts are happy to find dry trails, great cycling conditions, and plenty of water for paddling or swimming. Ironman training camp participants are around every corner cycling, running,...
Staying Fit in the Adirondacks

Staying Fit in the Adirondacks

Inspired by a recent Adirondack Lifestyle blog comment, I realized I’ve become nearly nonchalant about how easy it is to be fit in the Adirondacks. Despite the most absolutely dismal winter for skiing in 25 years, most of us here at Adirondack Lifestyle have...
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