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Loon Lake Mountain

August 24th, 2014 · Adirondack Life

Can’t believe it took so long to finally do this hike.

Loon Lake Mountain FiretowerPanoramioLoon Lake Mountain Trail Map

View East

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Sectional View of the High Peaks

April 17th, 2014 · Miscellania

Altitudes by Barometer & Telescopic Level

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Bobcat Saying Hello

January 23rd, 2014 · Adirondack Life

Happy New Year!

Maybe we’ll confirm a cougar this year. Until then, this:


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Ride the Train for Pleasure and Health

November 1st, 2013 · Adirondack Life

These paper drinking cups, manufactured by Stone & Forsyth Co., are at least 100 years old. By 1914, they were replaced by the “Baldwin Finback” which were more “Convenient, Hygienic — Safe”.

Delaware & Hudson Paper Cup

Water Drinking in Public Places - ExcerptStone & Forsyth Co.

The Delaware and Hudson R.R.

I guess with all the sick heading to the mountains to “take the cure”, it really was best to avoid spreading germs. Read more about Water Drinking in Public Places.

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Beautiful Adirondacks

October 4th, 2013 · Adirondack Life

Without doubt, one of the best vids of the season. (via

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Riding Bikes Will Make You Live Longer

September 11th, 2013 · Destination Marketing

Le P’tit Train du Nord Linear Park and here.

A tourist and recreational trail designed along an old railroad between Bois-des-Filion and Mont-Laurier, this 230 km (143 mi) corridor provides a north-south crossing through the magnificent Laurentian region. Summer activities include cycling, hiking, and inline skating; winter activities include snowmobiling between Labelle and Mont-Laurier (93 km/58 mi), and cross-country skiing between Saint-Jérôme and Val-David (40 km/25 mi, classic and ski skating); mechanical maintenance and easy level. All along the trail, railway stations have been renovated and many have been converted into welcoming cafés and rental and repair shops for sports equipment.

And it’s true, cycling can extend your life: Tour de France Cyclists Live Longer

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The Adirondack Experience

August 7th, 2013 · Destination Marketing

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