Summer is here and the popular cliffs throughout the Park have been busy. The officers and board of the ACC have been working hard on many different fronts to keep reasonable access to many of these popular cliffs. Read some of the recent press at the link below: https://www.adirondackalmanack.com/2019/06/climbers-coalition-pushes-back-on-high-peaks-parking-restrictions.html What the Current Route 73 Roadside […]
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The Adirondack Climber’s Coalition held its 2nd board meeting Thursday December 6th. During the meeting, several amendments were proposed and approved to the organization’s bylaws. Most notable was the creation of the Treasurer position, filled by Rhonda McGovern and the addition of Michelle Sirois to the Board of Directors. The newly revised bylaws are below. […]
The DEC has proposed many changes to the High Peaks and Chapel Pond area. While only a small portion of the proposal involves climbing, there are a lot of changes to the area which climbers may be interested in. The ACC will be writing a letter to the DEC to address some of the changes […]
The Open Space Institute (OSI) has purchased a 1,285 acre parcel on Huckleberry Mountain that connects the state land (with the climbing cliffs) with Johnsburg Road. The property will be held by the OSI until it can be turned over to New York State, hopefully within the next three years. This is exciting news for […]