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Adirondack Adventures: Rangers’ Heroic Efforts in Rescuing Injured Hikers

Mountain Rescue Training in the Cairngorms

The rugged terrain of the Adirondack Mountains, known for its breathtaking beauty and challenging trails, can sometimes test even the most experienced hikers. In the week of September 10-17, 2023, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) forest rangers demonstrated their unwavering commitment to safety and rescue, responding to a series of incidents that unfolded in this picturesque

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JMA: 4 Picks from Amazon for your Cranberry Lake 50 Backpacking Experience!

Utilizing a bag a friend had lent me, and some repackaged food I had bought from Hannaford grocery store, the only other things I threw in were a few smokes, two bottles of water, a tablet, phone, some clothes, and what’s listed below. The items below were all purchased specifically for this hike to test and review, so you don’t

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