March 17, 2018
Northville-Lake Placid Chapter of ADK

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NPT Winter Thru-Hike Announced

Events & Outings
February 26, 2018 0
  The Northville Placid Trail Chapter announces a 2019 group winter through-hike of the Northville Placid Trail. The NPT runs approximately 140 miles from Northville to Lake Placid, NY. Completed in 1924, it is the [...]
Events & Outings

NPT Fall Stewardship Hike Trip Report

December 2, 2015 0
Another successful stewardship hike was completed on October 17th and 18th  led by Bill Celentano. The crew of five braved wet weather and cold temps to do much needed trail work. Click here to read [...]

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Do any of you use one of those ‘satellite gadgets’? 😜 excuse my ignorance.... I’m not young and not at all into technology, but I know some people who would feel better knowing I could contact help any time if I needed to.... any insights/advice/recommendations? ... See MoreSee Less

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Shoutout to my sisters on the trail who may get their boots a little worn and muddy, act a little crazy, but you know what life's about! #internationalwomensday ... See MoreSee Less

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I'm wanting to do a three to four day snowshoeing trip on the trail. Can anyone give me some insight into how much snow is on various sections of the trail right now? ... See MoreSee Less

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For thru hiking to the Northern Terminus, is reaching Averyville Rd considered "the end", the intersection of Averyville and Military Roads, or the Lake Placid train station? Thanks in advance. ... See MoreSee Less

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Hey folks. Starting to plan my first through hike of the NPT. Wondering about cell phone communications (for emergency situations and "end of hike" pick up logistics only) and cell phone picture taking. Do hikers take a few backup battery packs, or rent satellite phones? Maybe camera batteries are longer lasting than phone batteries for the picture taking part? Wondering if the cell phone has any value at all on the trail. Opinions welcome......thanks. ... See MoreSee Less

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