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ACC Specific Comments on Sentinel Range Wilderness Area UMP

Below are specific comments submitted to the DEC on the draft Sentinel Range Wilderness Area UMP.   Will Roth   Saranac Lake, NY 12983 December 7, 2017 Steve Guglielmi Forester DEC PO Box 296/ 1115 State Route 86 Ray Brook, NY 12977 Dear Mr. Guglielmi, I’m writing you on behalf of the Adirondack Climbers Coalition […]

Owls Head Mountain Access

Owl’s Head Mountain has been a popular rock climbing destination since the 1950s. It has an open rock summit with pretty views, and a collection of crack climbs that is especially popular for toproping and beginners. It is also a popular destination for hiking. As any local can tell you, and the lines of cars […]

Past and Present UMP Links and Information

The draft UMP for the Sentinel Range is here: http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/lands_forests_pdf/sentinelump.pdf There is a summary article here: https://www.adirondackalmanack.com/2017/11/dec-seeks-comments-new-route-73-parking-plan.html The Giant/Dix UMP (2004) is here: http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/lands_forests_pdf/giant1.pdf The High Peaks UMP (1999) is here: http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/lands_forests_pdf/hpwump.pdf The Taylor Pond UMP (2013) which includes Poke-O Moonshine is here: http://www.dec.ny.gov/docs/lands_forests_pdf/tpmcump.pdf The climber response to the Taylor Pond UMP (was submitted *after* […]