Entries by Dustin U.

The Mountaineer Announces Transfer of Ownership

KEENE VALLEY. NY – Adirondack Park October 12, 2018   The Mountaineer is excited to announce a transfer of ownership from the McClelland family to the Wise family. The iconic, nationally renowned mountaineering shop was opened in 1975 by the McClelland and Miller families in heart of the Adirondack “High Peak” Mountains. The McClellands cut […]

Columbus Day Weekend Trail Relocation.

Many of you are familiar with the overuse issues that are happening in the High Peaks Region of The Adirondacks. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, New York State Police , Adirondack Park Agency and Olympic Regional Development Authority are addressing these issue, this will take time and planning. In the meantime, please […]

The Great 8: Culture and Community

THE GREAT 8: Culture and Community Standing out from the crowd in today’s hyper-competitive retail landscape is no easy feat. In the outdoor retail world, competition comes from all corners — big-box stores, the internet and, increasingly, brands themselves selling directly to consumers. To stand out, stores need to be special. This year, our annual […]

The Mountaineer Supports Summit Stewardship atop High Peaks through Patagonia grant For more information: Kayla White, ADK Summit Steward Coordinator, 518-523-3480 Vinny McClelland, The Mountaineer, 518-576-2281 Julia Goren, ADK Education Director, 518-523-3480   Keene Valley, NY – The Mountaineer, an iconic local outfitter, recently partnered with Patagonia to support educational and research efforts this summer […]

Patagonia, The Mountaineer Protect Wildlife Habitats

Grant boosts Nature Conservancy Programs to Protect Fish and Wildlife Habitats CONTACT: Alissa Rafferty, [email protected], 518-576-2082 Dustin Ulrich, [email protected], 518-576-2281   At The 14th Annual Great Adirondack Trail Run, The Mountaineer announced a $13,000 grant from Patagonia and The Mountaineer that will bolster The Nature Conservancy’s pioneering work to protect fish and wildlife habitats in […]

2018 Trail Run Results

Thank you to everyone who came out and participated in The 14th Annual Great Adirondack Trail Run! Thank you to all of the volunteers and sponsors who help make this charity event possible. We had beautiful weather today and the conditions were as good as it gets. We’re proud to host an event that supports […]

2017 Trail Run Results

11.5 Mile Run # Name   Age Grp Start Finish Time 37 Bryce Murdick 20 20 9:35:00 11:20:53 1:45:53 53 Liam Davis 24 20 9:53:00 11:42:30 1:49:30 59 Colin Rodgers 36 30 9:50:00 11:39:58 1:49:58 64 Philip Maynard 33 30 9:44:00 11:37:52 1:53:52 14 Brian Robinson 40 40 9:16:00 11:10:13 1:54:13 58 Karl Schulz 19 […]