Lake Placid: “The Best Day on Nordic Skis in Two Years!”

Lake Placid: “The Best Day on Nordic Skis in Two Years!”

Fun, fun, fun on the Olympic ski trails at Mt. Van Hoevenberg.   The Adirondack Mountains are covered in snow! Tuesday’s Nor’easter dumped 8+ inches of snow here at 2,200 feet outside the Village of Lake Placid, and more, much more, in the high...
Nor’easter Hits Lake Placid and the Adirondack Mountains

Nor’easter Hits Lake Placid and the Adirondack Mountains

Schools and businesses in northern New York cancel classes and meetings. I gaze at the zoomed-out radar, transfixed by the east to west twirling shades of blue. From soft baby to powerful deep navy blue, it delights. I will the dreaded green to stay on the edges of...
Forlorn in Lake Placid

Forlorn in Lake Placid

We are currently living through the least snowiest winter in Lake Placid, New York. This photo of Ziggy on Lake Placid the lake during a recent hike – not cross-country ski – captured the spirit of winter 2016 in the Adirondacks. So...
Here Comes Ironman Lake Placid

Here Comes Ironman Lake Placid

Gird Your Loins! They’re baaaaack. The Iron people that is. If you are in the northeastern Adirondacks right now, welcome to the region’s busiest week of the year — Ironman week. Ironman hopefuls and their entourages are everywhere today in and around Lake...
Rusted Root Rocks Lake Placid, Lake Placid Rocks the Outdoors

Rusted Root Rocks Lake Placid, Lake Placid Rocks the Outdoors

Just Announced: Rusted Root Returns to Lake Placid February 27, 2016 The large selection of flora, fauna, rivers, lakes, hiking trails, and paddling routes may be the most well-known, but they are not the only diversity found in the vast Adirondack Park of upstate New...
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