Entries by Dustin U.

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 […]