Entries by Dustin U.

Dynafit Ski-Season Kick Off Party

The Backcountry Ski Film Is Returning To Keene Valley Saturday, December 2, 2017 In Conjunction With Our Partners at Dynafit & Patagonia. Backcountry Film Festival 2017/2018 National Tour from Winter Wildlands Alliance on Vimeo. The Backcountry Film Festival is produced by Winter Wildlands Alliance as a celebration of the human- powered experience and a gathering […]

Women’s Trio Takes The Win

The 13th Annual Great Adirondack Trail Run was featured in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise! You can view the paper’s coverage of the run below. Congratulations again to all of the runners in this year’s run! Keep an eye out for a trail run video recap by Malcolm MacDugall! Youngsters prevail at trail run KEENE VALLEY […]

Avalanche Lake Closed 8/15-8/25

Avalanche Lake Trail Closure 8/15-8/25, no thru access along Avalanche Lake. During this time the DEC and SCA Adirondack Corps will be working on the Hitch-Up Matildas and hikers will not be able to pass thru Avalanche Lake.  Access thru Avalanche Pass to the head of the lake and from Lake Colden to the outlet will […]

Patagonia Provisions

Patagonia Provisions are a simple, healthy and sustainable food source, now available at The Mountaineer. We recently started carrying this new option for backpackers, hikers and climbers who are looking for an alternative to the “boil in a bag” type of food. While they’re sporting several options from Wild Sockeye Salmon and Buffalo Jerky to […]

Throwback Movie Night!

We Have GOOD News and Not So GREAT News… Whether you’re a local or a visiting climber, you’re  accustomed to us hosting the REEL ROCK screening each Columbus day weekend.Unfortunately, (here comes the bad news) REEL ROCK is not available until the first weekend of November this year! As many of you know, November is […]

The Patagonia Hyper Puff Parka

 Hyper Puff Parka   How can you NOT think of ice climbing in the middle of summer when it’s hot and humid out?! Or skiing off the summit of a cold snowy Adirondack High Peak?!  Hanging around Chapel Pond or The Palisades on Lake Champlain with the wind and snow blowing in your face, almost […]