Posts Tagged ‘adirondack’

Friday, April 1, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


Friday, March 25, 2016

The Adirondacks Around The Web This Week


Friday, March 25, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


Tuesday, March 22, 2016

The Dangerous Work Of Adirondack Forest Rangers

Forest Rangers DEC PhotoForest Rangers are often thought to have an idyllic profession and it is an exceptional job, but not without risks. The terrain is often difficult and assistance hours away.

For example, during the recent recovery of hiker Hua Davis on MacNaughton, a Forest Ranger was accidentally submerged up to his chest in a freezing mountain brook – a perilous situation when you are 13 miles by trail from the nearest road.

Although New York State Forest Rangers have an excellent safety record, there have been numerous fatalities in the line of duty and many injuries. What follows are just a few examples. » Continue Reading.


Friday, March 18, 2016

The Adirondacks Around The Web This Week


Friday, March 18, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


Friday, March 11, 2016

The Adirondacks Around The Web This Week


Friday, March 11, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


Sunday, March 6, 2016

Adirondack Hiker Dies At MacNaughton Mountain

Adirondack High Peaks March 4 - 2016 by John WarrenThe body of 61-year-old Hua Davis of Wilmington, Delaware was discovered on the backside of MacNaughton Mountain, according to media reports.

Davis is said to have begun her hike on Friday and was reported overdue to Forest Rangers, who found her body about 4 p.m., Saturday afternoon.

It’s believed she became hypothermic and disoriented. Temperatures were well-below freezing Friday night and there is still deep snow in the higher elevations of the High Peaks. » Continue Reading.


Friday, March 4, 2016

The Adirondacks Around The Web This Week


Friday, March 4, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


Friday, February 26, 2016

The Adirondacks Around The Web This Week


Friday, February 26, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


Friday, February 19, 2016

The Adirondacks Around The Web This Week


Friday, February 19, 2016

The Big Adirondack News Stories This Week


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