The DEC had a special reminder to treat the High Peaks with care and respect in this week’s Outdoor Conditions report.
Also, in the Adirondack Explorer, Mike Lynch reports on Marcy stewards’ frustration over lack of preparedness and the flood of hikers this summer. (Mike’s photo from the Marcy summit shown here)
One of those stewards, Michaela Dunn, wrote about her own experiences in this blog entry that’s been widely circulating online.
In the spirit of “Leave no Trace,” a look through the Almanack archive found this post from 2014: Brandon Wiltse writes about a wildlife encounter he had: https://www.adirondackalmanack.com/2014/01/leave-trace-dont-feed-wildlife.html