Entries by Will Roth

High Peaks Wilderness and Vanderwhacker Wild Forest Unit Management Plan Amendments Access Alert!

The DEC and the APA are taking concurrent public comments around the proposed amendments to the High Peaks Unit Management Plan and the Vanderwhacker Wild Forest Unit Management Plan. Downloadable PDF’s of both Unit Management Plans (UMP’s) can be found here: High Peaks UMP Vanderwhacker UMP There are a lot of good things for climbing […]

Peregrine Falcon Cliff Closures

Starting April 1, Rock Climbing Cliff Closures go into effect to help nesting Peregrine Falcons successfully breed and raise their young. The DEC has an updated list of cliff and route closures here: DEC Peregrine Cliff & Route Closures The ACC is helping the DEC to monitor these cliffs and routes. If no nesting activity […]

Spring Road Closures That Affect Cliff Access

Updated: 4/15/19 During the spring, several roads that are used to access good early season rock climbing cliffs are closed until they dry out or are blocked by snow. Below are current road closures that affect several different cliffs. We update this page as closures and conditions change. Shelving Rock, Ark Wall & Sleeping Beauty– […]

ACC Formation Meeting Minutes

Meeting Time and Location:   6:00 PM, Guide House, High Peaks Cyclery, Lake Placid   Meeting was called to order at 6:17 PM. Approximately 40 people attended the meeting.   Note: This was the first meeting of the Adirondack Climbers Coalition (ACC), called for the purpose of formation and organization of the Coalition.   Prior […]

Proposed ACC Bylaws

The proposed bylaws are below. If there are comments or concerns please let us know by either posting a comment below or via email [email protected]   BYLAWS OF THE ADIRONDACK CLIMBERS COALITION To take effect February 3, 2018 Last revised January 29, 2018 Article 1. Name and Purpose Section 1. Name: The name of the […]

Adirondack Climbers Coalition Formation Meeting

The Adirondack Climbers Coalition (ACC) will be holding its formation meeting on Saturday February 3rd at 6pm in Lake Placid NY at the High Peaks Cyclery Guide House. The Guide House is located immediately right (south) of the High Peaks Cyclery store at 2733 Main St, Lake Placid NY. There is a free large parking area immediately […]