Entries by The Mountaineer

Patagonia Helps Protect Adirondack Waterways

  The Mountaineer, in partnership with Patagonia, Inc., announces a $10,000 donation to the Ausable River Association (AsRA). The funds will be put to work this summer reconnecting prime habitat for brook trout and reducing community flood risks by replacing a deteriorating culvert in the Town of Jay. The site is on a tributary of […]

Fly Fishing Report /5/1/2017

The Mountaineer Fly Fishing Report         Date Posted: 5/1/17 Average Air Temp: 65 Degrees Average H20 Level: 1200 CFS- Running clear   Suggested Flies: Articulated Streamers, Large Wooly Buggers(2-6) and Muddler Minnow (4-8) Hatches of Interest: N/A Average Water Temp: 45+ Degrees Notes: N/A        

Nimble as a Goat’s Foot

 Salomon Odyssey Pro Trail Shoe If you’re a thru-hiker or fast packer going on an epic trip this could be your dream shoe. We just put the Salomon Odyssey Pro Trail shoe on our wall at the shop after giving them a thorough wear test and the results are in.  If your not counting hours […]

The Mountaineer and Patagonia Transform Black Friday into Green Action

  How Proceeds from America’s Busiest Shopping Day are Supporting Local Conservation in the Adirondacks The Mountaineer, in partnership with Patagonia, Inc., today announces a $12,000 donation to The Nature Conservancy’s Adirondack Chapter. This grant will support the nonprofit’s work to inventory stream barriers in the Great Chazy and Saranac river watersheds in the northeastern […]

Whiteface Ski Mountaineering Results

  Thank you to everyone who came out on day light savings and a chilly Sunday morning to participate in the first Annual Skimo event at Whiteface Mountain. We hope to see everyone, and then some, next year!   Race Results *Each Lap is Approximately 900 ft of Vertical Gain  6 Laps Wellford, Jan- #1 Mens Overall […]