Lake Placid News, 1 Jul 2016 08:57:13 EDTFri, 1 Jul 2016 08:57:13 EDT event lets people tour local farms biking from farm to farm, getting samples of food raised right there where you stop to take a break, cows lingering in the pasture as you glide by on your bike.Thu, 30 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTA New High Peaks hiking challenge Schlimmer is the kind of guy who likes a challenge. But not just any challenge. He likes to pick one that nobody else has done. Or at least that only one or two other people have done.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe trails and riversless traveled spent most of the past week enjoying views from the eastern edge of the Adirondacks while traveling on the increasingly popular Champlain Area Trails system, or CATS.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTBeware of ticks, especially in Keene, doctor warns and Keene Valley are often considered epicenters of hiking, biking, skiing and other outdoor pursuits, but the area is becoming known as an epicenter for another, not so flattering thing: Lyme disease. Dr.Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTSeggos confirmed as DEC commissioner Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Basil Seggos was unanimously confirmed by the state Senate to be the 15th commissioner of the DEC on Thursday, June 16.Thu, 23 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT