Save the date. June 23, 24 and 25 The NPT Chapter of ADK is hosting a Kickoff Party. Sign up early and take advantage of deeply discounted shuttles for thru-hikers, entertainment and activities for chapter members and anyone else who loves the NPT. [...]
If you are a member or affiliate of the NPT Chapter, love hiking in the Adirondacks, and have the skills and experience to lead trips, please consider participating in our Trip Leader Training program. We [...]
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 [...]
Hi All! I am planning a Northbound thru-hike of the NPT beginning on June 15th. I'd like to park at the Averyville trailhead and shuttle to the start of my hike in Northville. I am aware of the shuttle offering from Broadwing, though I was curious if anyone here had suggestions or advice regarding alternative shuttle options.
Does anyone have a gpx (or similar) file with waypoints for all of the lean-tos? The downloadable gpx file on the npt trail website seems to have errors in it that make it unloadable. ... See MoreSee Less
The NPT chapter had a very successful trail work weekends this weekend. Lead by yours truly. My trusty volunteers did a great job as we cleared trail of all blowdown between Tarbell hill rd and plumleys point. A special thanks to Jim Ormsbee for boat support. ... See MoreSee Less
A great hard working crew did Silver Lake Lean to caretaking this weekend and performed a much needed privy move, base stone work and minor repairs. Silver Lake is in great shape for this summer's hikers. Thanks Erik Gregory, Bob Strebel, Chris Hopkins, Nick Planty for all your efforts! Ken Jackson, Silver Lake caretaker ... See MoreSee Less
Added leg #2. A bit more crowded this weekend- bugs and people- but still an absolutely amazing time! We had some great suggestions from Gary and Sylvia for places to stay and things not to miss. Looking forward to the next leg! ... See MoreSee Less