Lake Placid Newshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/category.detail/nav/5059/Outdoorsen-usSun, 22 Jan 2017 05:12:16 EDTSun, 22 Jan 2017 05:12:16 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssPassing through Seven Carries by skate and skihttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526335.htmlOver the past couple weeks, I've spent a lot of time skiing, skating and exploring the local woods.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTTri-Lakes has long history of state-run tree nurserieshttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526336.htmlLAKE CLEAR - The state tree nursery in Saratoga is holding its annual sale, serving as a reminder that there was once a couple of large state-run tree nurseries in Lake Clear that were responsible for millions of trees being planted around the state.Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTAdirondack 'gateway' planned for former Frontier Town (update)http://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526320.htmlNORTH HUDSON - A "Gateway to the Adirondacks" is planned for the site of the former Frontier Town theme park, thanks to a $32 million state investment proposed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTScientists ask DEC to end terrapin huntinghttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526299.htmlA coalition of more than 60 scientists is urging the state Department of Environmental Conservation to follow through on its plan to end the hunting and trapping season of diamondback terrapin turtles in New York.Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDTDiscovering new horizons away from homehttp://www.lakeplacidnews.com/page/content.detail/id/526300.htmlIt's been many years since I first traveled with my wife to visit the Mayan ruins of the Yucatan Peninsula, near Chichen Itza, Mexico. It was the early 1980s and tourism was still in its infancy in the eastern portion of the Yucatan State.Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 EDT