Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5059/Outdoorsen-usThu, 19 Jul 2018 05:45:46 EDTThu, 19 Jul 2018 05:45:46 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMountain vistas to soothing watershttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/528713.htmlLONG LAKE - "Hot" is the word that many people would use to describe this summer. The clear days and warm temps have certainly been nice for trips to the beach and paddling, but a hot and sticky hike has not held much appeal.Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTBack to basics as the mercury riseshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/528714.htmlWith the heat of the summer season already bearing down on the region, it is time for bass anglers to go back to the basics.Wed, 18 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTRide for the River returns for 7th yearhttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/528678.htmlWILMINGTON - Ride for the River, a family-friendly road cycling tour benefitting the conservation work of Ausable River Association returns this weekend for the seventh straight year.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTAPA makes momentous decisions approving High Peaks, Vanderwhacker planshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/528700.htmlRAY BROOK - The Adirondack Park Agency approved the state Department of Environmental Conversation's unit management plan amendments for both the High Peaks Wilderness Complex and the Vanderwhacker Mountain Wild Forest Friday.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDTDEC offers black bear tipshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/528690.htmlThe state Department of Environmental Conservation has offered recommendations on avoiding conflicts with bears, including in the backcountry where at least one bear has been a repeated issue this yea.Fri, 13 Jul 2018 00:00:00 EDT